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Conium maculatum (Poison Hemlock)
In ancient Greece Poison Hemlock was a regularly used punishment for criminals. In 399 BC the great philosopher Socrates was killed this way; his crime consisted of teaching people to think for themselves - a great evil in old dictatorial Greece. Thanks to...
Remedies >> Remedies C
Receptive. Element: Water. Solid to translucent green. Health, wealth, longevity stone. Ancient Chinese used also for courage, wisdom, justice, mercy, emotional balance, stamina, love, fidelity, humility, generosity, peace, harmony. Lungs, heart, thymus,...
Earth Mysteries >> Stones, Minerals & Metals
Mercurius solubilis/vivis (Mercury / Quicksilver)
Mercurius solubilis means fluid mercury or quicksilver; mercurius vivis is 'living' mercury: two forms of the homoeopathic mercury who are very much alike and therefore discussed together. There is a metal mercury, a planet Mercury and a god Mercury, who...
Remedies >> Remedies M
Howling at the Moon!
Lunacy, says it all. We all know that the time of the full moon feels strange. Legend has it that the full moon brings out the worst in people: more violence, suicides, accidents, and aggression. The influence of the moon and behavior has been called "The...
Astrology >> The Moon
Blue, blue-green, yellow-green. Brings gifts of heart & mind together for balance, inner strength, and steering steadily through life. Creativity & entrepreneurial thinking, and new directions for business/personal growth. Blue: Creativity, throat, mouth,...
Earth Mysteries >> Stones, Minerals & Metals
Water Wisdon
If you are lucky enough to live near mineral springs that naturally flow from the EarthMother's body, then you are lucky enough. If you do not live near mineral springs, locate some somewhere and make a pilgrimage there (weekly, monthly, annually, as often...
The Elements >> Water
Projective. Element: Air. Translucent dark/lt. green quartz. Heals emotional pain/fear/imbalance by dissolving blocks in the heart chakra. Historically also draws out heat of fevers, inflammation, nerv. system stress. In your bath water, a soft, soothing...
Earth Mysteries >> Stones, Minerals & Metals

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Salivary Gland Disorders Salivary Gland Pathology Parotid Gland
Postoperative complications. Parotid Gland. ▪ Largest of the major salivary glands (28 g).
Cystic Parotid Gland Enlargement
Cystic Parotid Gland Enlargement in HIV Disease. The Diffuse Infiltrative Lymphocytosis Syndrome.
Serum, Pancreas and Parotid Gland
Sebaceous adenoma of the parotid gland
salivary gland tumors is the parotid gland, accounting up to 80 percent of all cases. This article picture in a case of sebaceous adenoma of the parotid gland .
Pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid gland in children§
Pleomorphic adenoma of the parotid gland in children§. Kimsey H. Rodriguez a,* , Sara Vargas b.

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The parotid glands, the salivary glands, are located in front of the ears. “This type of lump is rarely cancer,” said Gregory.

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Parotid gland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The paired parotid glands are the largest of the salivary glands.
Parotid Gland Tumor Surgery — Treatment Options at Mayo Clinic
Parotid Gland Tumor Surgery — Learn about treatment at Mayo Clinic, including postsurgery reconstruction.
Salivary gland infections: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
The two largest are the parotid glands, one in each cheek over the jaw in front of the ears.
Salivary Glands
Where Are Your Salivary Glands? The glands are found in and around your mouth and throat.
Salivary gland cancer -
You have three pairs of major salivary glands under and behind your jaw — parotid, sublingual and submandibular.

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