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Kelly Stafford is ‘right where the doctors need her to be,’ husband Matthew Stafford says

Kelly Stafford is “right where the doctors need her to be” following her brain surgery, her husband Matthew Stafford told a Detroit radio station Thursday. Continue reading

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GRAPHIC PHOTOS: Man survives horror injury after being impaled by 2.5-foot iron spike

A driver miraculously survived despite being impaled on a two-and-a-half foot long iron spike – which went right through his body. Continue reading

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Woman develops ‘grapefruit’-sized hematoma after landing on jet ski handlebars

An unnamed woman’s vaginal injury was documented in a medical journal after she sought help for a massive hematoma on her vulva that developed after she fell off her jet ski and landed on the watercraft’s handlebars. Continue reading

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Mom says pregnancy saved life after emergency appendix surgery revealed rare cancer

A 34-year-old mother of two who underwent surgery for suspected appendicitis says that if it wasn’t for her growing fetus, she would have never known a rare cancer was causing her pain. Continue reading

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Mom, 63, cured of hepatitis after receiving part of liver from son, 37, in first-of-kind 3-D surgery: reports

After 27 years living with autoimmune hepatitis, a Utah mother has been cured thanks to a part of her son’s liver and an innovative new treatment that used 3-D technology, according to a report. Continue reading

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Nursing student born with massive birthmark caused by rare disorder undergoes life-changing surgery

A 37-year-old nursing student from Iran who spent years of her life in and out of doctors’ offices and enduring callous remarks from strangers is rebuilding her life in New York after undergoing life-changing surgery on a birthmark that was taking over… Continue reading

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Getting appendix removed increases risk of Parkinson’s, study finds

Patients who have had their appendix removed are three times more likely to develop Parkinson’s disease than those who have not, according to a new study. Continue reading

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Toddler diagnosed with rare cancer after suspected ear infection is now disease-free

A toddler whose facial nerves were damaged during surgery to remove a huge tumor which doctors first believed was an ear infection is now cancer free, just months after her parents were told she may not survive.  Continue reading

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Parents’ plea to help infant born with brain sticking out of nose

A family in Pakistan is desperate for surgeons to save their infant son whose brain is growing out of his nose. Continue reading

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Siblings with rare genetic disorder receive new kidneys on same day from same donor

A pair of Texas siblings born with a rare genetic disorder got the call they needed recently when they found out a deceased donor could provide them both with life-changing kidneys. Continue reading

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Medical miracles: Child burn victims in Syria brought to US for last shot at life

One moment, then 15-year-old Hamama was playing in the mountains with her farm animals in her poor family’s remote property in the Homs countryside. In the next moment all of her family, much of her memory, and almost her entire face was gone. But than… Continue reading

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Devout Christian couple weds in hospital so groom can live with bride during home recovery

A Kentucky couple looking to stay true to their devout Christian beliefs decided to get married in a hospital chapel so that the 73-year-old groom could help care for his 67-year-old bride who was recovering from hip surgery. Continue reading

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Woman unable to close mouth, eyes after alleged botched surgery defies odds

A 28-year-old Virginia woman has defied doctors’ expectations to become a disability rights advocate and health and fitness blogger after her parents were allegedly told that she wouldn’t survive birth, and if she did, she wouldn’t be able to walk or t… Continue reading

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Woman born with rare cyst condition defies odds, becomes disability rights advocate

A 28-year-old Virginia woman has defied doctors’ expectations to become a disability rights advocate and health and fitness blogger after her parents were allegedly told that she wouldn’t survive birth, and if she did, she wouldn’t be able to walk or t… Continue reading

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Ohio man recovering from flesh-eating bacteria infection after visiting Florida

An Ohio man who was visiting family in Florida on spring break when he suddenly felt ill is miraculously on the road to recovery with all limbs intact after doctors diagnosed him with a flesh-eating bacteria infection in his foot. Continue reading

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Texas toddler lands in ICU after swallowing dad’s watch battery

A Texas mother is warning about the dangers of everyday household objects after her toddler required emergency surgery to remove a watch battery from her esophagus.  Continue reading

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Drone delivers kidney for transplant in Maryland, doctors say: ‘It’s a first step’

A drone delivered a kidney to be transplanted for the first time ever, according to the University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC). Continue reading

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Texas woman who suffered third-degree burns after falling on curling iron opens up about harrowing injury

A mom in Texas says she isn’t about to let a tragic injury keep her from feeling beautiful inside and out. Continue reading

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Mom’s ‘avocado hand’ mishap results in severed tendon, sliced artery

A Florida woman who sliced through a nerve and severed an artery in her hand while trying to cut an avocado said she still has numbness in her ring finger nearly one year after the accident. Continue reading

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Teen has 33-pound cyst removed from abdomen after complaints of pain

A 16-year-old patient who complained of pain and missed menstrual cycles had a 33-pound cyst removed from her abdomen last week after doctors decided to operate. Continue reading

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