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Thoughts on Medical Cliches and Expressions

There is more truth to some of these than others.

Cartoon by Lambert-King

We’ve all heard medical cliches. As a matter of fact, we’ve probably used them. Is there any truth to them? Well, there is more truth to some than others.

Some of these are expressions, and some are cliches found on medical shows. We’ll take a look at some of them and comment appropriately. Or inappropriately. And…



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