Learn medical terms the easy way

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One of the best ways to learn is through visualization of the terms you are trying to understand. This Kickstarter project by "Medcomic.com" is aiming to help you learn medical terms in much the same way as those Saturday morning cartoons taught you about standing up to bullies, if you're a rabbit. Gorgeous visuals and bright colors will help you remember these terms, and more. Check out the Kickstarter campaign linked in the blog post.

The nuances of language

The professor asked the class what a "confounder" was. I raised my hand and answered, "A confounder is something that is associated with both the exposure and the disease, but is not in the causal pathway between an exposure and a disease." That is how I learned what a confounder is. That is how I explain [...]