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  • snake bites

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    snake bites Bob was walking in the woods one day when his life was put in great danger. He had just stepped over a log when he felt a sharp sting on the back of his leg. He looked down and saw two small puncture wounds on his leg. The stinging sensation instantly went throughout his body and that was when he saw a snake still laying beside the log he had just stepped over. Bob had many questions running through his head. He didn’t know what to do. He didn’t know if the snake was poisonous

  • An Unforgettable Bite

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    Australia is a large island continent that holds some of the most diverse range of biogeography regions. It is the home to the endemic order of Marsupialia. These mammals are unique to the rest of the Mammalia class due to the fact that the female possesses a skin pouch. Some of the more well-known marsupials that exist today are the kangaroo, the wombat, and the koala (Thylacoleo Carnifex 2011). However, most individuals today are unaware of a species of carnivorous marsupials that once roamed Australia

  • frost bite

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    Frostbite occurs when skin tissue and blood vessels are damaged from exposure to temperatures below 32 degrees fahrenheit. It mostly affects the toes, fingers, earlobes, chin, cheeks and nose, body parts which are often left uncovered in cold temperatures. Frostbite can occur rapidly or gradually, depending on the temperature conditions and how long it is exposed. Frostbite has three stages. They are frostnip, superficial frostbite, and deep frostbite. Frostnip occurs when you have this pins and

  • reality bites

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    pizza bites I'm back from vacation and despite being away from the blog for a while, a few folks posted some interesting comments that had nothing to do with the post they were commenting on. One had a link to a website selling table saws. Fascinating. A significant part of CBT work involves challenging distorted thinking; patterns of thinking that can lead a person to unreasonable and usually negative conclusions about events, themselves and other people. I've written a good deal about negative

  • Rebates Bite

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    Rebates Bite You walk into a retail store with the intention of purchasing a desktop computer. You have compared shopped aplenty and are now ready to make a final decision. You are taken back now that you are noticing that a mail-in rebate is part of the equation for each of the computers you are interested in. Disappointed, you still decide to buy a computer from the retailer. A few weeks later, you receive a letter in the mail from the rebate center stating untrue and bogus information.

  • The Truth Bites

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    ​​As twenty-first century literature for teens expands, it seems as though the topics of books, television shows, and movies are reaching out to more mythical beings such as werewolves and vampires. Vampire Empire Book One: The Greyfriar is a popular steampunk science fiction novel. Vampire Empire Book One: The Greyfriar is written by Clay and Susan Griffith. Clay and Susan Griffith are a famous married couple who have been together for a decade. They are known for writing television scripts, and

  • Rat Bite Fever

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    One of the main causes of the disease known as Rat Bite Fever is from infection by the bacteria Streptobacillus moniliformis. This bacterium is commonly the cause of the disease in North America (Elliot, 2007). This disease is typically difficult to diagnose, leading to a delay in treatment and unnecessary increase in the severity of its symptoms. Cases of rat bite fever are rather rare in North America, and those resulting in death are even less common, making the study of its pathogenesis difficult

  • Bite Film Analysis

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    title="Bite"] Body horror films are a type of flicks that do their hardest to gross you out, be it through teleportation mishaps (The Fly), to sex with a man who has sex with dead people (Contraction). Bite is a body horror film that succeeds at grossing out the viewer, providing plenty of outstanding practical effects. The film is not bad, but it is restrictive in with the plot, keeping the main character and story confined to one set (an apartment), with only a few people involved. Bite is a low-budget

  • Cat Bites and Kids

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    pharyngitis, sinusitis, urinary tract infections, skin and tissue infections, community-acquired pn... ... middle of paper ... ...ce=search_result&search=infected+cat+bites&selectedTitle=3~150 Epocrates. (2014). Animal bites. Retrieved from Garth, A. P. (2012). Animal bites in emergency medicine. Retrieved from Lexicomp (2014). Amoxicillin and Clavulanate. Retrieved from http://online

  • The Bite that Changed America

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    The Bite that Changed America Man can capture an elephant, train a lion, and totally obliterate a species from this earth. If man can do all that surely he will have dominion over something as small and meek as a mosquito. The Yellow Fever epidemic of 1793 proved this notion to be false as this disease, transmitted solely by the bite of a female mosquito, wiped out one tenth of Philadelphia’s population in four months. Some make the mistake of seeing this as an isolated event but this epidemic