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The Secret World of Doctors Who Love Whippits

When you think of whippits — aka nitrous oxide, the clear odorless gas that, when inhaled, induces a brief, dizzying headrush, punctuated by a “wah…

How Doctors Are Leading a Fight Against Guns

Bullet wounds have been a constant in Dr. Marc Futernick’s career for the last two decades. He recalls seeing an average of seven people, nearly…

How Does This Work?: Cough Syrup

Most of us put all manner of crap in and on our bodies to make them work a little better. Since most of us have…

How to Get Over Your Irrational Fear of Needles

Obviously, no one really enjoys getting shots. But some people really, really hate needles, to the point where they suffer from trypanophobia, or a legitimate…