Month: December 2017

Jungle Juice!

Smruti Desai, DO MPH PGY-1 You watch the dusk enfold the mountains and you take a large drink of water. You may be a sweaty feast for mosquitoes, but you’re not in Pod A, and you still have a week…

Bored Review – Scombroid

(Disclaimer: The featured video clip is more likely to represent anaphylaxis, not scombroid.)   You are on a blind date at a new Hawaiian restaurant. You order the Ahi tuna poke bowl. Thirty minutes into eating you suddenly feel stomach…

Acute Traumatic Central Cord Syndrome

A 68-year-old portly male is walking home after having a few drinks at a local north pole watering hole. He stumbles and tries to catch himself, but falls face first onto the ground. Luckily, his trusty red-nosed designated driver sees…