So there is a Mr. A?

Preseason football brought methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) back into the limelight with multiple Buccaneers coming down with serious infections. Thanks to Twitter’s unfiltered access to everyone, this news came out via an airing of grievances over missed diagnoses and the team’s subsequent glossing…


Wait, Whose Leg Is That?

A previously healthy young man wakes into a thought-paralyzing panic when he finds a leg in bed with him. There’s not a person whose leg he notices first, there’s just a leg. He frantically tries to throw the leg anywhere that’s not in bed with him and finds himself lying on the ground, staring at a foreign limb which…

Blackout Like A Pro

Yeah, this is old. I'll get working on some new Medspin posts, but in the meantime I'll be posting some of the older HFTE Medspins. Don't worry, they're all much shorter than the emphysema piece. Have a topic you'd like to request for the next original post (tomorrow maybe)? Please put requests below or send via