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Medical Animation: Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma

The lymphatic system is part of the body’s immune system, which is responsible for keeping the body free of disease. ...

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Medical Animation: Osteosarcoma

The skeletal system serves as the framework for the body and also protects the internal organs. Bones grow by a ...

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Medical Animation: Liver Cancer

The liver is the largest organ inside the body and is located just below the ribs on the right side. ...

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Medical Animation: Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Inside the hollow area of the bones is a spongy core called bone marrow. It is here, that stem cells ...

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Medical Animation: Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia

Inside the hollow area of the bones is a spongy core called bone marrow. It is here, that stem cells ...

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Medical Animation: Mumps

Mumps is a contagious viral infection caused by the paramyxovirus. The virus is spread through contact with infected saliva. When ...

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Medical Animation: Breastfeeding

The outer breast consists of a nipple and areola. The tip of the nipple contains several hole openings allowing for ...

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Soccer Safety for All Seasons

Soccer is a popular year-round sport in the greater St. Louis area. For youth players, injury prevention never takes a ...

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Potty Training Pointers

The transition from diapers to potty may be tricky. Practice, patience and positivity can help. By 18 months of age, ...