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Austin, U.S. physician, 1812-1886. See: Austin Flint murmur, Flint murmur, Austin Flint phenomenon.


Austin, Jr., U.S. physiologist, 1836-1915. See: Flint arcade.
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Silica, see there.

The highly fibrogenic mineral form of silicon, silicon dioxide.


A homeopathic remedy prepared from quartz, which is used to stimulate the immune system and to treat abscesses, acne, athlete’s foot, breast cysts, earache, fractures, haemorrhoids, infections (colds, flu and otitis), insomnia, lymphadenopathy, periodontal disease, poor bone growth and sweating.
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Initial reports from horrified Flint citizens were largely ignored.
The community hospital in Flint was shut by the board in 2013 following a long campaign to save it.
Chief Executive of Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board Gary Doherty said: "We are doing our best to provide good, modern healthcare for the people of Flint. This year beds have been identified in Holywell hospital for patients from Flint.
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