9-Pound hairball removed from girl's stomach

Teen Girl Has 9-Pound Hairball Removed After Eating Hair [GRAPHIC PHOTO]

By | Tue, 09/30/2014 - 12:11

An 18-year-old girl had a 9-pound hairball removed from her stomach after eating hair from the carpet and chewing on her own.

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Nestle's Breast Cancer 'PSA' Has Everything To Do With Boobs, But Nothing To Do With Cancer [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:44

A woman videotaped 37 men and women (and animals) staring at her boobs to make a breast cancer awareness PSA.

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In Adorable Video News, Taylor Swift Performed 'Someone Like You' With A Leukemia Patient [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 09/30/2014 - 10:38

Taylor Swift stopped by Boston Children's Hospital and performed Adele's "Someone Like You" with a young leukemia patient leading the way on a keyboard.

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Georgia Colleges Will Soon Be Banning All Tobacco Products

By | Mon, 09/29/2014 - 17:12

All 31 colleges and universities in the Georgia University System will be putting an end to their current 35-foot rule.

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Bill Gates Warns Ebola Could Spread Beyond West Africa

By | Mon, 09/29/2014 - 16:44

Countries should get ready to handle a possible outbreak of the deadly hemorrhagic fever in case it spreads further as people from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea move across borders.

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Swedish Researchers Throw Bob Dylan Lyrics Into Their Articles... For Fun

By | Mon, 09/29/2014 - 15:09

This Swedish research team has been sneaking Bob Dylan lyrics into their headlines for 17 years and don't plan on stopping until they retire.

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How Did Enterovirus 68 Jump From Causing Cough To Causing Paralysis?

By | Mon, 09/29/2014 - 12:16

Doctors have begun to suspect that enterovirus 68 is capable of infecting the nervous system, as more children sick with the virus are displaying signs of paralysis.

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Here's What Dropping 1 Pound In 20 Minutes Looks Like [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 09/29/2014 - 12:02

Professional MMA fighter Glena "Heartless" Avila endured a grueling workout while purposely dehydrating her body to lose 1 pound in 20 minutes.

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Scientists Grapple With Ethics In Rush To Release Ebola Vaccines

By | Mon, 09/29/2014 - 10:30

With hundreds of people dying a day from Ebola, there may not be sufficient time to test vaccine safety and effectiveness before attempting to save lives.

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A Georgia Police Officer's Viral Search For A Kidney Donor [PHOTOS]

By | Sun, 09/28/2014 - 10:12

A police officer in Georgia needed a kidney after reaching end-stage kidney failure. After a successful and heartwarming social media campaign, he got one.

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Scientists Grapple With Ethics In Rush To Release Ebola Vaccines

By | Sun, 09/28/2014 - 09:45

As Ebola rages through West Africa, scientists are skipping protocol with the administration of experimental vaccines, raising questions of ethics.

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You've Got... A Break Up? Why Couples Who Meet Online Don't Last

By | Sat, 09/27/2014 - 16:32

The unconventional aspects of online dating may actually do more harm than good, depending on what you're looking for.

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Fighting Bullies With Words: Kid Raps For Sister With Down Syndrome [VIDEO]

By | Sat, 09/27/2014 - 14:21

An 11-year-old YouTube rapper wrote a song for his sister with Down Syndrome, aiming to expel negative stereotypes about people with disabilities.

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Mom Charged With Murder After Snorting Painkillers And Breastfeeding Her Baby

By | Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:04

A mother pleaded not guilty this week to negligent homicide after she snorted hydrocodone and then breastfed her 5-day-old baby.

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Illegal Organ Transplants Are On The Rise Around The World

By | Fri, 09/26/2014 - 19:00

Many factors obscure the details of organ trafficking, so much so that nobody knows how many organs are being traded across the world.

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