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Antibiotics Aren’t for Everything

Don’t get me wrong: I love antibiotics. I couldn’t call myself a doctor in good conscience if I didn’t. Antibiotics have saved countless lives. They’re part of the reason why we live in an age where people don’t dread every single infection and people don’t have to live through certain.

The Mysterious Brain

One of the most frustrating parts of all medicine is that we really don’t know much about the human brain yet. We know some things, but only the most basic outlines. We don’t know how modular the brain is. We don’t know how good the brain is at regenerating itself..