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Ride a Roller Coaster, Drop a Kidney Stone

Over 300,000 people a year visit the emergency room suffering from kidney stones each year. Treatment can be expensive, from $5,000 to $10,000. There may be an easier and cheaper solution that’s even fun. A urologist was puzzled when patients told him how riding a roller coaster...
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