Human Anatomy
Blog Home All Blogs

Wonderful anatomy: June 19-26

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, June 20, 2019

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Baby's big head

https://www.biotechniques.com/bioinformatics-computational-biology/big-brain-bigger-skull-biggest-head-2/

Complete, free report: Biotechniq.

Watch for this: The vacuum challenge

https://www.phillyvoice.com/vacuum-challenge-internet-trend-safety-warning/

Full, free essay, links, video: Philly voice

E-cig. explodes: trauma

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1813769?query=TOC

 Short, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

This post has not been tagged.

PermalinkComments (0)
 

Anatomical June: June 12-19

Posted By David Evans, Friday, June 14, 2019

Thanks to web detective A.J. Petto

Amazing anatomy

Ectopic breast tissue: lactation in vulva

https://www.livescience.com/65695-woman-lactates-from-vulva.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190612-ls

Full, free story, links: Life sci.

Extra fingers? Extra dexterity

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/having-six-fingers-can-offer-major-dexterity-advantages?utm_source=email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=latest-newsletter-v2&utm_source=Latest_Headlines&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Latest_Headlines

Full free article, video, links, refs.: Sci. news

More than 100 bubble tea pearls in her!

https://www.livescience.com/65705-bubble-tea-abdomen-constipation.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190613-ls

Complete, free report, links, X-ray video: Live sci.

Situs inversus totalis

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1811002?query=TOC

Short, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

Museum for first heart transplant

http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20190410-cape-towns-inspiring-medical-marvel

Full, free essay, images, links: BBC

Them bones!

Modern life and the human skeleton

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20190610-how-modern-life-is-transforming-the-human-skeleton

Full, free essay, images, links: BBC

Lots of bones, one skull

https://www.livescience.com/65720-bones-in-animal-skulls.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190617-ls

Full, free item, images, video, links: Live sci.

Increasing rate of occipital protuberances

https://www.livescience.com/65711-humans-growing-bony-skull-spikes.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190616-ls

Full, free story, links: Live sci.

Spondylosis deformans and sled dogs

https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/06/diseased-spine-may-hold-clues-early-dog-human-relationship?utm_campaign=news_daily_2019-06-14&et_rid=51728656&et_cid=2860882

Complete, free report, image, links: Science

 

This post has not been tagged.

PermalinkComments (0)
 

Blooming bodies: June 5-12

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, June 6, 2019
PermalinkComments (0)
 

June is busting out all over: May 29-June 5

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, May 30, 2019

Thanks to web detective Kevin Patton

Elderly

Older women: 4400 steps to lower mortality

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/fullarticle/2734709

Complete, free report, links, tables: JAMA

Falling in elderly: home based exercise can help

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2735075

Free abstract: JAMA

Cardiovascular concerns

Cerebral vascular anatomy

https://radiopaedia.org/cases/cerebral-vascular-territories-illustration

Free website

Signs of a stroke

https://www.heart.org/en/news/2019/05/31/is-it-fatigue-or-a-stroke-women-shouldnt-ignore-these-warning-signs

Free website: Am. heart assoc.

Bodies generally

Tapeworm in the brain

https://www.livescience.com/65624-brain-tumor-tapeworm-cyst.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190604-ls

Complete, free report, image, links: Live sci.

Amelia Earhart's remains found

https://curiosity.com/topics/we-had-amelia-earharts-bones-all-along-according-to-new-forensic-analysis-curiosity?utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_source=sendgrid&utm_medium=email

Full, free essay, links: Curiosity

Is it ethical to consult Nazi's anatomical text?

https://www.surgjournal.com/article/S0039-6060(18)30481-1/fulltext?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=383e299453-MR_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-383e299453-149927409

Free abstract: Surgery

This post has not been tagged.

PermalinkComments (0)
 

Springtime for anatomy: May 22-29

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, May 23, 2019

Around and about the body

Facial injection and then choroidal infarction

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaophthalmology/article-abstract/2734135

Free abstract: JAMA

Pro football players: higher mortality rate

https://www.statnews.com/2019/05/24/former-nfl-players-die-at-faster-rate-study/

Complete, free report, links: STAT

Question mark colon

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1811998?query=TOC

Brief, free note, image: New Engl. j. med.

Obesity

US obesity rates rise, diabetes falls

https://www.statnews.com/2019/05/28/obesity-rates-climb-new-diabetes-cases-fall/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=94e463713d-MR_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-94e463713d-149927409

Complete, free report, links: STAT

Early to bed for kids, better BMI

https://consumer.healthday.com/sleep-disorder-information-33/misc-sleep-problems-news-626/earlier-bedtimes-help-kids-fight-obesity-745642.html

Short, free item: Healthday

This post has not been tagged.

PermalinkComments (0)
 

Budding anatomy: May 15-22

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, May 16, 2019

Thanks to web detective A.J. Petto

Young humans

What is that 6-week fetal heartbeat?

https://www.livescience.com/65501-fetal-heartbeat-at-6-weeks-explained.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190517-ls

Complete, free report, image, links: Live sci.

Do fetuses feel pain?

https://www.livescience.com/54774-fetal-pain-anesthesia.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190518-ls

Full, free story, links: Live sci.

How much skull compression at birth?

https://www.livescience.com/65487-3d-image-baby-skulls-birth.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190516-ls

Full, free essay, links, figs.: Live sci.

Here and there around the body

Pink cystic mass in nasopharynx

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1811735?query=TOC

Brief, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

Preventing dementia

https://www.who.int/mental_health/neurology/dementia/english_foreward_executive_summary_dementia_guidelines.pdf?ua=1

Free pdf: WHO

Highly processed foods and calories

https://www.cell.com/cell-metabolism/fulltext/S1550-4131(19)30248-7

Complete, free report, links, graphics: Cell met.

Is scientific racism coming back?

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/disturbing-resilience-scientific-racism-180972243/?utm_source=smithsoniandaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190520-daily-responsive&spMailingID=39745899&spUserID=NjU3MzIxNzA0NzMyS0&spJobID=1521674049&spReportId=MTUyMTY3NDA0OQS2

Full, free essay, links: Smithsonian

Higher BMI in teens, greater risk of cardiomyopathy

https://consumer.healthday.com/vitamins-and-nutrition-information-27/overweight-and-underweight-health-news-516/heavy-teen-boys-may-face-higher-heart-disease-risk-as-adults-746424.html

Short, free note: Healthday

Reproductive anatomy

Newest on polycystic ovary disease

https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/the-polycystic-sisterhood/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=daily-digest&utm_content=link&utm_term=2019-05-21_more-stories

Full, free essay, links: Sci. Am.

The liver during polycystic ovary disease

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1809242?query=TOC

Short, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

Pulling out preventing pregnancy?

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/can-you-prevent-pregnancy-with-the-pullout-method/?redirect=1

Complete, free report, links: Sci. Am.

Old folks

Is there such a thing as a human race?

https://www.newscientist.com/article/mg24232300-600-does-population-genetics-have-a-racism-problem-even-today/

Free video: New sci.

When did Neanderthals diverge?

https://www.the-scientist.com/news-opinion/neanderthals-and-modern-humans-diverged-earlier-than-thought--study-65884

Full, free essay, images, links: Scientist

The skeleton as a scaffold

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/02/books/review/brian-switek-skeleton-keys-bone.html

Complete, free report: NY times

Tags:  fetus 

PermalinkComments (0)
 

All the anatomy, all the time: May 8-15

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, May 9, 2019

Here and there about the body

Carpals in motion

https://www.nsf.gov/news/mmg/mmg_disp.jsp?med_id=184971

Brief, free explanation, video: NSF

Kissing and gonorrhea

https://sti.bmj.com/content/early/2019/04/16/sextrans-2018-053896

Complete, free report, figs., linked cites: BMJ

Pulsing abdominal mass

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1812453?query=TOC

Short, free item, images, video: New Engl. j. med.

Obesity

Hi fat diet, obesity, and depression

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41398-019-0470-1?_ga=2.108135490.1749653378.1557506274-1947670930.1536277551

Full, free article, linked cites., figs.: Nature

DASH: computer game helps fight obesity

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10865-019-00024-5

Free abstract: J. behav. med.

Global obesity rates rise, more in rural areas

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-obesity/global-obesity-rising-faster-in-rural-areas-than-cities-study-finds-idUSKCN1SE2BA

Complete, free report: Reuters

Tags:  carpal video 

PermalinkComments (0)
 

Anatomical May: May 1-8

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, May 2, 2019

Thanks to web detectives A.J. Petto and Kevin Petty

Ideas in anatomy

A history of anatomy education 

https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/how-the-medical-cadaver-finally-got-the-respect-it-deserves

Complete, free report, images: Atlas obscura

UK's new body farm

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-01436-8?utm_source=Nature+Briefing&utm_campaign=d2ad678e85-briefing-dy-20190503&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c9dfd39373-d2ad678e85-43278877

Full, free story, link, images: Nature

Not the head

Why he never finished the Mona Lisa: palsy

https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0141076819848115

Intro., refs.: J. roy. soc. med.

Evidence for abominable snow folks?

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/30/world/asia/yeti-footprints-indian-army.html

Full, free article, links, images: NY times

Patent foramen ovale and stroke

https://annals.org/aim/article-abstract/2732836/patent-foramen-ovale-ischemic-stroke-patients-pulmonary-embolism-prospective-cohort

Free abstract: Ann. int. med.

Pregnancy-related deaths in US

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/68/wr/mm6818e1.htm?s_cid=mm6818e1_e

Complete, free report, refs.: MMWR

The trials of an intersex athlete

https://www.cbc.ca/sports/olympics/trackandfield/caster-semenya-explainer-1.5116897

Full, free item, links: CBC

Getting a head

Tick on the tympanum

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1812049?query=TOC

Short, free item, image: New Engl. j. med.

Popped his neck: cervical artery dissection

https://www.livescience.com/65399-neck-cracking-stroke.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20190504-ls

Complete, free report, links: Live sci.

Denisovan (early human) mandible found

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-01395-0?utm_source=Nature+Briefing&utm_campaign=2fd338d820-briefing-dy-20190502&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c9dfd39373-2fd338d820-43278877

Full, free essay, image, links: Nature

Tags:  popped his neck 

PermalinkComments (0)
 

Bodies in April: April 24-May 1

Posted By David Evans, Friday, April 26, 2019
PermalinkComments (0)
 

Anatomy in April: April 17-24

Posted By David Evans, Thursday, April 18, 2019
Updated: Thursday, April 18, 2019

Thanks to web detectives Robert Leopard and Kevin Patton

Getting a head

Obesity and brain anatomy

https://pubs.rsna.org/doi/10.1148/radiol.2019181012

Full, free essay, linked cites., figs: Radiology

Swine brain: alive 4 hrs. after "death"

https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-01216-4?utm_source=Nature+Briefing&utm_campaign=b5d0e19ae2-briefing-dy-20190418&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c9dfd39373-b5d0e19ae2-43278877

Complete, free report, links, refs.: Nature

Gender and the brain

https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fnins.2019.00173/full

Full, free story, fig., linked cites.: Front. neurosci.

Wow: multicolor mouse brain

https://www.the-scientist.com/image-of-the-day/image-of-the-day-multicolor-brain-65770?utm_campaign=TS_DAILY%20NEWSLETTER_2019&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=71950146&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8mHXuRSrm_j2wbndnRCO8OYlVW1d6E5y1lhA31hVJWkbaSQcxzliJI0Ayu_Lqh_Iz7i0z12iZzqhmgtr0lHkYz4CgpBQ&_hsmi=71950146

Short, free item, video: Scientist

Here and there

How many high grade cervical lesions?

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/68/wr/mm6815a1.htm?s_cid=mm6815a1_e

Full, free essay, figs., refs.: MMWR

Fabella increasing in frequency in humans

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/joa.12994

Complete, free report, linked cites., graphics: J. anatomy

Odd cause of rash

https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1811120?query=TOC

Short, free item: New Engl. j. med.

US: sitting too much

https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/2731178

Free abstract: JAMA

Anatomy game teaches

http://msjensen.cbs.umn.edu/webanatomy/

Website: U. Minn.

Tags:  anatomy game  fabella 

PermalinkComments (0)
 
Page 1 of 25
1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  >   >>   >|