Is Santa Claus at risk of a heart attack?
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Is Santa Claus at risk of a heart attack?

Osmosis videos often include famous people who have had a disease, and it’s for two reasons: one it helps to destigmatize having the disease, and two, it helps to serve as a memory anchor for remembering the specifics of the disease. Today we’re discussing one of the biggest celebrities of all: Santa Claus! Indeed, because […]

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Anemia of chronic disease

Learning medicine is hard work! Osmosis makes it easy. It takes your lectures and notes to create a personalized study plan with exclusive videos, practice questions and flashcards, and so much more. Try it free today! Anemia of chronic disease refers to a low red blood cell, or RBC, count that may be associated with […]

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Atrial Septal Defect Explained
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Atrial Septal Defect Explained

Learning medicine is hard work! Osmosis makes it easy. It takes your lectures and notes to create a personalized study plan with exclusive videos, practice questions and flashcards, and so much more. Try it free today! The atrial septum separates the right and left atrium of the heart, and an atrial septal defect describes when […]

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What is Chronic Facial Pain?
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What is Chronic Facial Pain?

Chronic facial pain is used to describe any pain felt in the face or neck area and it’s commonly caused by problems with person’s jaws, such as repeated clenching of the jaw or grinding of the teeth or in misaligned bite. Neuropathic chronic facial pain may also originate from the occipital nerves, in a condition […]

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