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GQ Cover Shows Full Face Reconstruction Of Gunshot Blast Victim

By | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 19:09

39-year-old Richard Norris has survived a complicated face transplant surgery, and is now the center of media attention — and is even featured on the cover of GQ with his new face spotlighted.

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Philippines Greets Its 100-Millionth Citizen

By | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 17:11

The Philippines welcomed its 100 millionth citizen on Sunday, a baby girl born shortly after midnight in a hospital in Manila.

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What If Your Morning After Pill Was A Fake?

By | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 16:02

A recent study conducted in Peru found more than a quarter of all emergency contraceptive pills obtained from a range of pharmacies were frauds.

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If You Want To Avoid Being Lonely, Try Talking To Strangers

By | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 15:28

A campaign in London is working to help residents avoid loneliness by encouraging more interactions with strangers.

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Nigeria Hospital Quarantined After Country’s First Case Of Ebola

By | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:53

The Ebola outbreak has now spread to Nigeria, where a hospital has been shut down after a patient died from the virus.

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His Lungs Could've Exploded, But He Set The World Record [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 12:02

Man sets Guinness World Record by bursting three hot water bottles in just over a minute, a feat that has already claimed five lives.

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Pediatrician Makes Administering Shots To A Baby Look Easy [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 11:36

Laughter just might be the best medicine. This pediatrician manages to make a baby laugh and smile while administering three shots in his thighs.

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CDC Releases Update On Current Ebola Outbreak Status

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 17:37

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has announced the virus is not likely to spread beyond the already affected area, but the outbreak may last several more months.

Andreja Pejic Transgender Model Switches Into Female Industry

Vogue Model Andreja Pejic Announces Transgender Surgery

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 15:30

Transgender model Andreja Pejic has switched from the male fashion industry exclusively into women's fashion.

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Man With Stomach Pains Finds Out He's A Female On Her Period

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 14:24

Chen, a married Chinese man with stomach aches and blood in his urine, was told by doctors he was actually a menstruating female.

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Handshakes Are Classic, But You Should Fist-Bump Whenever Possible

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 13:41

Handshakes may be the most traditional way to say hello, but they are also one of the easiest ways to pass bacteria. A new study shows that fist bumps and high-fives may be much better.

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Which Countries Smoke The Most Marijuana?

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:41

An annual drug report by the United Nations reveals various drug trends around the world, including which countries smoke the most marijuana.

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3D-Printed Prosthetic Arm Allows 6-Year-Old To Hug Mom For The First Time

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:19

Six-year-old Alex Pring can finally hug his mom and climb a tree thanks to electrical, mechanical, and civil engineers from the University of Central Florida.

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What Actually Happened To All Those People On Venice Beach? [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:23

A beautiful day at Venice Beach turned horrifying when lightning struck the water and injured more than a dozen beachgoers and caused the death of a young man.

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Two Americans Infected With Ebola While Working In Liberia [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 10:56

Two American health care workers stationed in Liberia have reportedly fallen ill with the Ebola virus, but news of lower mortality rates brings new hope of survival for all those infected.

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