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The Sentinel

CBD oils

David Balemala

November 5, 2019

Cannabidol, also known as CBD, is a component extracted from the cannabis leaf, however it’s separate from tetrahydrocannabinol, THC. Oil is produced from CBD and is often infused into lotions for pain relief. However, these methods of pain relief have caused a lot of controversy.  Some physicians are on board, too. Dr. Charl...

Risks and rewards of foreign surgeries

Ben Ortega, Editor

August 15, 2019

Medical tourism, a relatively new trend that has had a massive effect on the medical community and the lives of patients, is becoming ever more popular. Each year for the past decade, about 15 million Americans have sought out cheaper surgical treatments by looking to foreign countries for what they expect will be inexpen...

CRISPR-Cas9; the future of medicine

Ben Ortega, Editor

April 19, 2019

It seems like every day, scientists are discovering new things and coming up with new technologies to propel the human race into the future. Relatively recently, a genome-editing tool called CRISPR-Cas9 was discovered, adapted, and adopted into the scientific world. There are many gene editing techniques readily available...

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