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-- Hugh Laurie is so committed to House's limp, he's complained about chronic knee and hip pain
-- Dr. Scott Morrison, a physician/House blogger says the show raises awareness of rare diseases
-- Houses signature non-diagnosis "it's never Lupus." The CDC reports 250,000 Lupus cases in the U.S.
-- On average it takes seven years to diagnose a rare disease, not a convenient hour packed with commercials and promos.
3/5 Vicodin-induced smiles