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  • "IS NOTHING TO EAT AFTER MIDNIGHT BEFORE SURGERY" – ALL WRONG??

    For my 31 years of Orthopaedic Surgery practice and ten years of training before that, EVERYONE followed the axiom that an empty stomach before surgery was absolutely essential to avoid potentially fatal aspiration. But now it appears that may be completely wrong.

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  • CHOOSE STEM CELL PRACTITIONERS WITH CARE

    A very knowledgeable patient told me just this week about a stem cell group whose well-produced promotional materials had greatly impressed him. They were treating a variety of diseases with great success he felt. I looked into them for him at his request. I found that they were using techniques that are not FDA approved. And unfortunately there had been multiple serious health problems in patients treated by them.

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  • NATIONAL YOUTH LEADERSHIP FORUM – MEDICINE

    I was recently invited to be a speaker by the “National Youth Leadership Forum – Medicine” on the University of Chicago campus for their Orthopaedic section.

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  • Martial arts can be hazardous to kids

    (HealthDay)—Perhaps there’s a black belt in your child’s future. But for safety’s sake, kids should only engage in noncontact forms of martial arts, a new American Academy of Pediatrics report says.

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