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2012-05-21 12:34:51

On September 12, 2011, a Springfield, Virginia man arrived at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (MGUH) in the early stages of liver failure.

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2011-03-05 11:05:00

Spring is coming soon and with it the timeless quest for morels.

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2009-05-25 06:02:33

A toxin contained within a certain species of mushroom causing the deaths of seven people in Japan in recent years has been identified by scientists.


Word of the Day
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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