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Erica Nigrelli
Dead Texas Woman Gives Birth: How Erica Nigrelli Died, Gave Birth And Came Back To Life [VIDEO]
May 24, 2013 15:34 PM E
Erica Nigrelli gave birth to a baby girl while she was technically dead. After giving birth to Elayna, in what was considered a post-mortem birth, Erica's heart started beating again and she was brought back to life.
Kaiba
3D-Printed Airway: How Did Doctors Use 3D Printing To Save The Life Of Baby Kaiba Gionfriddo? [VIDEO]
May 24, 2013 12:27 PM E
A 3D-printed airway splint saved the life of Kaiba Gionfriddo of Youngston, Ohio. The baby boy was diagnosed with tracheobronchomalacia, a rare respiratory condition in which airways periodically collapse, and doctors weren't sure he would live.
Zach Sobiech
Zach Sobiech Dies From Osteosarcoma: YouTube Star And Children's Cancer Fund Advocate Dead At 18; 'Clouds' Hits Number One On iTunes [VIDEO]
May 23, 2013 13:28 PM E
Sobiech dies from Osteosarcoma on May 20, 2013. Learn about his story and listen to his #1 hit 'Clouds'
Cocktail
Operation Swill New Jersey: What Did 29 Bars and Restaurants Allegedly Do To Cheat Their Customers?
May 23, 2013 12:32 PM E
As part of Operation Swill, New Jersey officials have busted 29 bars and restaurants for allegedly selling inexpensive alcohol in premium bottles. Among the 29 establishments were 13 TGI Fridays locations, all owned by the Briad Group.
hospital patient
Assisted Suicide: Half of Americans Think It Should Be Legal; How Does It Work?
May 23, 2013 10:55 AM E
As Vermont becomes the fourth state to legalize physician-assisted suicide, a Huffpost/YouGov poll finds that 50% of Americans think that the procedure should be legal for terminally ill patients.
Fungus study
Skin Fungus Study: Is Your Body Teeming With Microorganisms?
May 23, 2013 10:44 AM E
A skin fungus study mapped the diversity of microorganisms living on the human skin, and the numbers are alarming. Is your body teeming with microorganisms?
TB
Vitamin C TB: Scientists In 'Disbelief' After Finding Simple Way To Kill Tuberculosis
May 22, 2013 17:14 PM E
Scientists were in "disbelief" when they accidentally discovered that vitamin C is capable of killing tuberculosis in lab tests. Now they hope to do clinical trials to test if vitamin C kills TB in humans.
canines comfort tornado victims
Therapy Dogs Oklahoma: Canines Comfort Tornado Victims; Why Do Dogs Make Good Therapists?
May 22, 2013 16:01 PM E
Therapy dogs in Oklahoma will help comfort victims of the Tornado that ripped through the suburbs south of Oklahoma City. Why do dogs make good therapists during disasters?
deadly new illness alabama
Deadly Illness Alabama: What Are The Symptoms Of Unknown Sickness That Killed 2?
May 22, 2013 10:23 AM E
A deadly illness hit Alabama last week, and health officials are puzzled over what it is. What are the symptoms of the deadly and unknown bug that has infected seven and killed two?
pizza
NASA's 3D Printed Food: How Does Anjan Contractor Plan To Print Pizza? [VIDEO]
May 21, 2013 15:58 PM E
NASA is funding research into 3D-printed food, starting with pizza. Anjan Contractor has been given $125,000 to make 3D-printed pizza a reality.
singer sues mcdonalds
Singer Sues McDonalds: Did Shard Of Glass In Sandwich Ruin Jacqueline Simpson’s Voice?
May 21, 2013 11:40 AM E
A singer sues McDonald’s after she bit into a sandwich that harbored a shard of glass. Did the piece of glass ruin Jacqueline Simpson’s gospel singing?
Vitamin B
Vitamin B Alzheimer’s: Can Inexpensive Supplements Delay Dementia?
May 21, 2013 10:42 AM E
Taking daily supplements of vitamin B6, vitamin B12 and folic acid may help delay Alzheimer's disease, researchers have shown in a new study.
the doors member dies
Ray Manzarek, Co-Founder And Keyboardist Of ‘The Doors,’ Dies At 74 After Battle With Cancer
May 20, 2013 18:09 PM E
“The Doors” keyboardist Ray Manzarek died Monday at 74 after his struggle with bile duct cancer.
teens drinking
Alcoholism Linked To Drinking During Puberty, Says New Study
May 20, 2013 15:23 PM E
A new study from Germany says that young people who drink during puberty are more likely to become addicted to alcohol. Are teens who drink on a downward spiral towards alcoholism?
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