Sunday, October 07, 2007

Appendix: That's what that useless organ does

Some surgeons and other doctors believe they have found what the appendix does. Turns out it really does have a function.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Some scientists think they have figured out the real job of the troublesome and seemingly useless appendix: It produces and protects good germs for your gut.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Dear Paul,
Is it possible to discern a moral lesson or spiritual reflection from the appendix story?
Your not-so-secret admirer

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