Predicting Your Baby’s Probability of Being Obese

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More and more innovations have been constantly developed especially when it comes to human health. Just recently, researchers from Imperial College London surveyed more than 4,000 Finnish kids born in 1986 and consolidated the data gathered with previous studies of 1,500 Italian childing and 1,000 US children. The results of their studies which were More...

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Jeremy Wade holding a Pacu fish
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By Charles Wuckland On Sunday, July 8th, 2012

Pacu, Testicle-Eating Fish, Found in Illinois Lake (Photo)

Swimmers and fishermen have something to be afraid of when they are in Lake Lou Yaeger in Litchfield, Illinois as a testicle-eating fish was reportedly found in the lake. KSDK reported that a fish with teeth was More...

OraQuick, the first home-use do-it-yourself HIV test
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By Charles Wuckland On Friday, July 6th, 2012

First Home-Use DIY HIV Test Approved by FDA

Good news for those who wants to test themselves for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). On Tuesday, July 3, 2012, the FDA approved the first do-it-yourself (DIY) HIV test that would give people their results in More...

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By Charles Wuckland On Friday, July 6th, 2012

51-Pound Tumor Removed From New Jersey Woman’s Stomach (Photo)

A 51-pound cancerous tumor was successfully removed from a woman’s belly in New Jersey last month. The 65-year-old woman identified as Evelyn Dupree had her 51-pound tumor removed from her stomach last June More...

Chandra Wisnu, the 'Bubble Skin Man' from Indonesia
By Charles Wuckland On Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

‘Bubble Skin Man’ Disease Identified as Neurofibromatosis (Photo)

Chandra Wisnu, the man from Indonesia known as ‘Bubble Skin Man‘, finally has his disease identified. Maryland-based dermatologist Anthony Gaspari flew to Indonesia to examine Wisnu and his family and More...

Wesley Warren, Jr., the man with 100-pound scrotum in Las Vegas
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By Charles Wuckland On Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

Man With 100-Pound Giant Testicle Says ‘No’ to Free Surgery Offer (Photo and Video)

Wesley Warren Jr. is a man from Las Vegas who became famous late last year for having a 100-pound giant scrotum caused by an excess of watery fluid collecting around his testicles. In fact, he has appeared on various More...

Bubble Skin Man Chandra Wisnu With His Daughter Lis
By Charles Wuckland On Monday, June 18th, 2012

‘Bubble Skin Man’ Seeks Cure, To Be Featured in TLC

Bubble Skin Man Chandra Wisnu will speak in a documentary which will debut on June 20, 2012 on TLC in a bid to find a cure for the disease. Chandra Wisnu, 57 from Indonesia, suffers from a rare disease that has More...

NASA New Discovery: Massive Phytoplankton Bloom Discovered Under Arctic Sea Ice
By Charles Wuckland On Friday, June 8th, 2012

NASA New Discovery: Phytoplanktons Exist Under Arctic Ice (Video)

In a seemingly barren ice of the Arctic, NASA finds a new discovery that a life exists in the form of Phytoplankton blooms. NASA scientists compare the new discovery to a rainforest in the middle of the dessert, More...

Kelvin Santos, the two-year-old Brazilian toddler who wakes up and asks for water during funeral
By Charles Wuckland On Friday, June 8th, 2012

‘Dead’ Brazilian Boy Wakes Up and Asks for Water in Funeral

Kelvin Santos, a two year-old toddler in Brazil, who was pronounced dead after suffering pneumonia, woke up and asked for water from his dad during his funeral. According to a Brazilian news site, Portal ORM, Kelvin More...

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By Jennifer Leetan On Thursday, June 7th, 2012

Jada Pinkett Smith Doesn’t Eat for Pleasure

Want another weight-loss tip? Don’t eat for pleasure. Take it from Will Smith’s better half, Jada Pinkett Smith, who has managed to keep her slim figure even after three kids and twenty-something years. Jada More...