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Posts tagged anesthetic

February 12, 2008

 

Lots of P Hot Peppers

Spicy Source of Pain Relief

Have you heard that hot peppers might be the key to a new type of anesthetic that blocks pain without making you numb or paralyzed?

January 20, 2005

 

A Mechanical Leech?

There aren't too many of us who think leeches are cool--but they are still used in medicine, and now there is even a mechanical leech.

September 27, 2003

 

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Eagle Eyes

Did you know what the eyes of a bird are fixed immovably in its skull?

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