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In 2015, a boy rubbed an entire tube of minty pain relief cream in-between his legs, and it caused his organs to shut down. Majority of modern men I believe are familiar with this action-- you may have accidentally applied it to the area yourself, or to the eyes, where it will hurt for a time that feels like an eternity. Chubbyemu video: https://youtu.be/Le-IKCLGT9A Boy Drinking his mom's essential oils: https://youtu.be/TZr0nt2hxbs References: Salicylate Toxicity from Exposure to a...
Published 05/13/22
Published 05/13/22
Fasting can be an effective tool for weight loss. However if used inappropriately, can result in some not good situations. The patient's situation in this case isn't quite like the intermittent fasting schedules that are popular today. Chubbyemu video: https://youtu.be/nQC_GDTNkQQ Heme Review commentary: https://youtu.be/tWlvWYGztYk Music by Lifeformed Tweet me: https://twitter.com/hemereview IG me: https://instagram.com/hemereview References: Mechanism of hypokalemia in magnesium...
Published 04/25/22
Video version of this podcast: https://youtu.be/bq1kwlGhPyE Original Chubbyemu video: https://youtu.be/5ujTYLV2Qo4 Tweet me: https://twitter.com/hemereview IG me: https://instagram.com/hemereview Music by Lifeformed References: Fulminant Liver Failure in Association with the Emetic Toxin of Bacillus cereus. https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJM199704173361604 Sudden Death of a Young Adult Associated with Bacillus cereus Food Poisoning....
Published 04/18/22
Chubbyemu video: https://youtu.be/3E75UvmY9GA Heme Review video on Renal Medullary Carcinoma: https://youtu.be/j7WGP6sJBLk Herman Connor Contact Cora Connor (Herman's sister): https://www.twitter.com/RMCAwareness Cora Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RMCSupport IG me: https://www.instagram.com/hemereview Tweet me: https://www.twitter.com/hemereview
Published 08/21/21
Video version of this podcast: https://youtu.be/j7WGP6sJBLk Chubbyemu video A Man Felt Pain In His Back. This Is What Happened To His Kidney. https://youtu.be/3E75UvmY9GA References: Renal medullary carcinoma. The seventh sickle cell nephropathy. Am J Surg Pathol. 1995 Jan;19(1):1-11. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/7528470/ A Model Linking Sickle Cell Hemoglobinopathies and SMARCB1 Loss in Renal Medullary Carcinoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2018 May 1;24(9):2044-2049....
Published 08/18/21
Video version of this podcast: https://youtu.be/B8LLf7DkR5U Chubbyemu video of KT: https://youtu.be/LKNfFm0QDXQ Dr Bora Lim can be reached at https://www.twitter.com/naborala Burn pits are a waste management tool for armed forces overseas. However, the nature of waste today is different than half a century ago. The smoke, fumes, and particulate matter that have been observed emanating from these pits contain a heterogeneous variety of materials. Exact exposure levels are not known in...
Published 06/21/21
Video version of this podcast: https://youtu.be/oP_mJmWrfTQ Chubbyemu video of this case: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WPxb2IG9MOk Featuring: Dr Sonal Jagasia, MD, MPH. Psychiatrist in private practice. Tweet me: https://www.twitter.com/hemereview IG me: https://www.instagram.com/hemereview FB me: https://www.facebook.com/hemereview Dextromethorphan is an over the counter cough medicine. It is for coughs. Misuse of it can cause life threatening side...
Published 05/24/21
This episode is up to date as of 11 April 2021 Video version of this podcast: https://youtu.be/dsZzKzGdgTo Statement from water company CEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=faCsru9Ctgk Inside Edition video about this case: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lmEpmyc7g9Y Local News talking about the water: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oGQJcnlk5ag On March 13, the FDA was alerted to five cases of acute non-viral hepatitis (resulting in acute liver failure) in infants and children that...
Published 04/12/21
Chubbyemu video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1MggKIfEld4 Heme Review video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mPHXldh4_H4 Tweet me: https://www.twitter.com/hemereview IG me: https://www.instagram.com/hemereview  FB me: https://www.facebook.com/hemereview Chubbyemu YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKOvOaJv4GK-oDqx-sj7VVg Heme Review YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNSoNc9s67nfOGlCXSu5VsA References:  Potential Benefits of Dietary Fibre...
Published 04/05/21
Video version of this interview: https://youtu.be/oLe9UdL-qIk Jill's Blog: https://throughthevalley.ca White Ribbon Project: https://twitter.com/TheWRP4LC LUNGevity Foundation: https://lungevity.org GO2 Foundation: https://go2foundation.org Lung Cancer Canada: https://www.lungcancercanada.ca Lung Foundation Australia: https://lungfoundation.com.au Lung Cancer Europe (LUCe): https://www.lungcancereurope.eu Tweet me: https://www.twitter.com/hemereview IG me:...
Published 03/30/21
Please note the CONTENT WARNING at the beginning-- there's a reason I can't make the videos as described in this episode. They may surface in a different form at some time in the future. Heme Review YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNSoNc9s67nfOGlCXSu5VsA Tweet me: https://www.twitter.com/hemereview IG me: https://www.instagram.com/hemereview FB me: https://www.facebook.com/hemereview --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/chubbyemu/support
Published 03/20/21
Video of this interview: https://youtu.be/o15HCjtSkug Chubbyemu video https://youtu.be/ChPeG19qKUo Christopher's recount of his case: https://youtu.be/7BpymtR2vpA Tweet me: https://www.twitter.com/hemereview IG me: https://www.instagram.com/hemereview FB me: https://www.facebook.com/hemereview 2,4-Dinitrophenol (DNP) is a chemical that is not approved for weight loss. It is a classic case of efficacy, but without safety in the setting of weight loss. This setting of weight loss can be...
Published 03/03/21
Patient CE's personal recount of case: https://youtu.be/7BpymtR2vpA Patient CE's  Interview: https://youtu.be/o15HCjtSkug Chubbyemu video on this case: https://youtu.be/ChPeG19qKUo Heme Review video version: https://youtu.be/jgDUMNaVqHg 2,4-Dinitrophenol (DNP) is a chemical that is not approved for weight loss in the United States. It is a classic case of efficacy, but without safety in the setting of weight loss. This setting of weight loss can be prone to chemical misuse, further...
Published 03/03/21
Based on N Engl J Med 2020; 383:1263-1275. https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMcpc2002420 Video version of this podcast: https://youtu.be/8lGmvFkAMOU Chubbyemu video of this case: https://youtu.be/qg76qIZ4BQ8 Laxative Brownie video from 2017: https://youtu.be/TMy0vJfKvzI Tweet me: https://twitter.com/hemereview  IG me: https://instagram.com/hemereview  FB me: https://facebook.com/hemereview Licorice candy has glycyrrhizin which increases cortisol (stress hormone) levels in the...
Published 10/05/20
YouTube Video Version: https://youtu.be/ZNA_NtcutYY Chubbyemu Video: https://youtu.be/NaAFOrudj0g References: The Pharmacology and Use of H1-Receptor-Antagonist. N Engl J Med 1994; 330:1663-1670 Advances in H1-Antihistamines. N Engl J Med 2004; 351:2203-2217 Cardiac arrest caused by diphenhydramine overdose. Acute Med Surg. 2018 Oct; 5(4): 380–383. IV Lipid Emulsion Infusion in the Treatment of Severe Diphenhydramine. Am J Case Rep. 2019 May 29;20:758-763. Diphenhydramine with...
Published 09/15/20
YouTube Video Version: https://youtu.be/QSXzRWiuvxE  Chubbyemu video of this case ▶️ https://youtu.be/fr8bp8a2QS4 The Body After Drinking A Snowglobe ▶️ https://youtu.be/elzijduKNS8 The Body After 2 Gallons Coffee In 3 Hours ▶️ https://youtu.be/rn-WLpa_nyQ Tweet me: https://www.twitter.com/hemereview FB me: https://www.facebook.com/hemereview IG me: https://www.instagram.com/hemereview Music by  @Lifeformed  Heatstroke is a serious problem and the heatwaves that cause it, claim more...
Published 08/15/20
Methanol-contaminated hand sanitizer has been on sale in the USA during COVID-19 pandemic. The FDA has issued a warning against this, and have listed the brands. Most stores that are selling these brands have pulled them from shelves. Methanol is a toxic alcohol that can cause blindness. Its antidote is ethanol, which is the alcohol that people drink casually, however management needs to be done by a healthcare professional, as methanol hangs around in the body for several days. The case...
Published 08/01/20
This episode is about the pathophysiology on crystallopathies. The cellular pathways involved unify multiple concepts and multiple branches of medicine, from toxicology to cardiology to rheumatology and oncology. Heme Review YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNSoNc9s67nfOGlCXSu5VsA References: [0] Crystallopathies. N Engl J Med 2016; 374:2465-2476. https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMra1601611 [1] Recent advances in the mechanisms of NLRP3 inflammasome activation and...
Published 07/27/20
Video version of episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=elzijduKNS8 Chubbyemu case: https://youtu.be/UrbylXMU8Mw  Most snowglobes are just made of water, but some can contain ethylene glycol. Most of those usually don't contain enough ethylene glycol to cause damage, but keep the word "usually" in mind. A homemade snowglobe can contain concentrations of anything, which is what happened in this case. Ethylene glycol can cause a profound high anion gap metabolic acidosis, and we'll explain...
Published 07/21/20
Max recommended amount of caffeine per day is 400mg. @Chubbyemu case report video ► https://youtu.be/wj_AOzSSDMM  Video version of this episode ► https://youtu.be/rn-WLpa_nyQ Instagram me: https://www.instagram.com/hemereview  Facebook me: https://www.facebook.com/hemereview  Tweet me: https://www.twitter.com/hemereview     Music by  @Lifeformed  Some caffeine is OK. 1-2 cups of coffee can generally be ok.  Unreasonably large amounts of caffeine NOT OK.   References:  [0] Hensher...
Published 05/19/20
Support this podcast! https://anchor.fm/chubbyemu/support Video version of this video: https://youtu.be/iVt5BpoTHYg Tweet me: https://twitter.com/HemeReview IG me: https://instagram.com/HemeReview Music by Lifeformed: http://lifeformed.bandcamp.com/ References: [0] Chapman PB et. al. Vemurafenib in patients with BRAFV600 mutation-positive metastatic melanoma: final overall survival results of the randomized BRIM-3 study.Ann Oncol. 2017 Oct 1;28(10):2581-2587....
Published 05/04/20
Video by Chubbyemu: A Farmer Removed His Own Skin Cancer With A Pocket Knife. This Is What Happened To His Brain. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKaJhQBusH8 References: - Melanoma brain metastases: current areas of investigation and future directions. Cancer J. 2017 Jan-Feb; 23(1): 68–74. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5300745/ - The metastatic cycle: metastatic niches and cancer cell dissemination. J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2014 Nov;12(11):1012-9....
Published 04/13/20
This episode was recorded on and is current up to Friday March 27 2020. Papers described in show: - Hydroxychloroquine and azithromycin as a treatment of COVID-19: results of an open- label non-randomized clinical trial. Gautret et. al. (Google Doc: https://drive.google.com/file/d/186Bel9RqfsmEx55FDum4xY_IlWSHnGbj/view, version as preprint submission: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0924857920300996) - Statistical review of Hydroxychloroquine and azithromycin as a...
Published 03/28/20
This episode is current up to Friday March 6. Guest Appearance: Dr. Joe Akin, PhD, Immunologist alumnus from Harvard Medical school, of https://refigure.org. Please check out https://refigure.org: Save and organize journal figures in one-click. (not sponsored) Music by Lifeformed. Please check out his music at his Bandcamp: https://lifeformed.bandcamp.com Additional music inspired by Robert Prince Papers described in show: Clinical Course And Outcomes Of Critically Ill Patients With...
Published 03/15/20