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Children first and then eat cyanide yourself so that we can die together” a great lesson for young doctors by Dr Amir Feily Iranian dermatologist.




Jones shouted into the loudspeaker that people should not deprive themselves of the “joy of death”. Cyanide tablets were distributed among the people. 913 people were killed, 276 of whom were child victims. Jones also shot himself. The largest mass suicide in human. History took place in 1978 in the Republic of Guyana under the leadership of Jim Jones. Jim Jones, a popular leader who misled the people with his ideas, after influencing his followers on a certain date, invited everyone to commit suicide on their farms and en masse. Most people took part in the mass suicide, and those who refused to do so were either shot with guns or shot at to scare them and take poison pills. A total of 913 people committed mass suicide, 276 of whom were children. After this tragic event, in American culture, the above-mentioned story was adapted with the title (Drinking the Kool-Aid): which is equivalent to the Persian proverb that do not go to the well with the rotten rope of others. This irony is used at the end of one of the articles of Iranian dermatologist Dr Amir Feily who is increasingly getting famous nowadays. In his article he mentioned that a patient came to me with a sheet test positive for leishmaniasis. The patient stated that he had seen dozens of doctors for two years and had undergone several treatments for leishmaniasis, but all had failed. The patient showed me a positive leishmaniasis test and was very helpless in seeking a solution to his illness because the lower eyelid was gradually destroyed and the eyelashes disappeared and the eye was involved and destroyed. After looking at the result of the test and his examination, I emphasized to the patient that your disease is not leishmaniasis and the positive answer of the laboratory is completely incorrect. My suspicion was skin lupus, or DLE, which was confirmed by a simple biopsy, and the patient was easily treated and the eyelids and eyelashes completely healed. The interesting point of this case was the lack of proper examination of the patient by previous physicians and their trust in the incorrect answer of the laboratory, which reminded me of a sentence by professor Yaghoobi at Jundishapur University of medical sciences who has a great right on my neck and always emphasized that do not go to the well with the rotten rope of others (here is the laboratory) and trust your examination and clinical suspicion.

This is the great lesson from Dr Amir Feily for specially young doctors to trust on your own clinical examination then labratuary result. If you have strong clinical suspicion to any disease but the labratory result showed any other disease check again and again then give up your suspicion. You can find the original of the article in pubmed or the official instagram page of dr Amir Feily.

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9 Simple Steps to Dealing with a Broken Tooth




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It’s movie night, and you have an obligatory bowlful of popcorn balancing on your lap. You toss a handful of popcorn and — crack — you unknowingly bite down on a kernel with the full power of your jaw. 

Lightning strikes your mouth as you realize this humble kernel broke your tooth. 

Now what? 

Besides pausing the movie and spitting out your mouthful of popcorn and tooth, you might not know your next steps. 

What should you do, and how can you pay for it? Find the answers to these questions and more below:

1. Save the Pieces 

If possible, save any broken pieces of the tooth. Your dentist might need these pieces.

2. Rinse Your Mouth 

Gently rinse your mouth with warm water to clean the area. Avoid using hot or cold water, as it might aggravate any exposed nerves. 

3. Control Bleeding 

If you bleed, apply gentle pressure to the area with a clean cloth or gauze. You can also use a cold compress on your jaw or cheek to reduce swelling.

4. Contact Your Dentist

Reach out to your dentist immediately. Explain the situation and try to schedule an emergency appointment. Many dentists reserve slots for urgent cases. If they don’t have a spot available, look at specialty emergency clinics in your area.

5. Get Over-the-Counter Pain Relief

Broken and chipped teeth can hurt, so take some over-the-counter pain relievers to help manage this pain until you can see your dentist. 

6. Check Insurance Coverage

Review your dental insurance policy to understand coverage details. Some policies may cover emergency procedures, while others may have limitations.

7. Discuss Payment Options

If cost is a concern, discuss financing options with your dentist. Some dental offices offer flexible arrangements that give you a break. If you qualify for these plans, you might be able to push out your due date to coincide with your payday. You may even be able to break up your total outstanding amount over several payments. 

8. Take out a Personal Loan

If you’re just shy of what you need to cover your emergency dental expense, consider going online to scope out personal loans. A personal loan may fill in for savings in urgent situations. You can quickly visit a website like MoneyKey to see what you need to apply. If approved, a personal loan gives you the means to pay for your visit upfront and pay off what you owe over time. 

9. Consider Urgent Care Clinics

If your financial situation is such that you can’t afford a personal loan’s payments, reconsider your choice of dentist. Some dental practices apply a sliding scale to their services so that they can provide immediate care at a lower cost for at-risk individuals. 

Next Steps: Thinking About the Future

So, you’ve managed to repair your tooth and pay the bill, too. What’s next? Make sure you hit these three goals soon. They can help you prevent another broken tooth in the future!

  1. Stay on Top of Dental Hygiene: Brush at least twice a day and floss once a day — these simple habits can protect your teeth over time. 
  2. Schedule Regular Checkups: Keeping up with regular cleanings can also help you prevent future dental emergencies. 
  3. Build an Emergency Fund: Sometimes, accidents happen. Consider building an emergency fund specifically for unexpected dental emergencies.
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