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  1. Pyrrhus

    Is FND over-diagnosed? A surprising statistical anomaly!

    Is FND over-diagnosed? A surprising statistical anomaly! This is the first of two posts. The first post provides some essential background, and the second post examines the statistical anomaly that suggests that FND might be over-diagnosed in the US and UK. Background: 1) Functional...
  2. Pyrrhus

    CDC: Enterovirus D68 causes paralysis

    After spending decades carefully avoiding the use of the word “cause” in relation to enteroviruses, the CDC has now conceded for the first time that Enterovirus D68 causes paralysis. https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/68/wr/mm6815a4.htm?s_cid=mm6815a4_w