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Body Farm: “I’ll Have a………”

“I’ll take a knee…and a hip…Heck, throw in a couple of breasts,” said the patient to the surgeon, after looking over choices in an almanac of body parts. It may just come to that. It’s not such a crazy thought. … Continue reading

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5 Steps for a Better Mammogram Experience

(Here it is–a patient’s best–and worst–friend, the mammogram machine.) (And men: “Don’t Be a Boob. Read this“…Why? 1 in 8 of the women you know will be diagnosed with breast cancer. Some men get it too.) In the past, I’ve … Continue reading

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Pocketful of Miracles: Our Doctors

(Dr. Chad Lamendola, of East Greenwich Family Practice, our primary care physician, at work. We like the fact Dr. Lamendola is a family man.) ____________________________________________________ I told a friend what I did recently to get in to see a dermatologist … Continue reading

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