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Explained: The rare genetic disorder that gives this little girl big beautiful eyes37m Updated Explained: The rare genetic disorder that gives this little girl big beautiful eyes
Mehlani Martinez, nearly two, has Axenfeld-Rieger syndrome, a rare genetic disorder that causes under-developed irises. Her eyes are almost entirely pupil, so she looks like a Disney princess.
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Give millions of patients already on statins a new type of drug1h 16m Give millions of patients already on statins a new type of drug
Cambridge University researchers tested the effects of LPL enhancers using genetic data of around 400,000 people. The results were published in JAMA Cardiology.
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Trilobites: Kidney Stones Are More Beautiful Than You Might Think2h Trilobites: Kidney Stones Are More Beautiful Than You Might Think
New research found that the painful deposits are surprisingly dynamic, forming much like microscopic coral reefs, and could help with treating them.
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Lupus sufferer has had to to relearn to walk THREE times2h Updated Lupus sufferer has had to to relearn to walk THREE times
Chandra Crosby, 25, of Utah developed lupus after getting strep throat at eight. The autoimmune disease has left her unable to walk three times, but she presses on to make lupus-inspired clothes.
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Rites of Passage: The Abortion I Almost Forgot2h Updated Rites of Passage: The Abortion I Almost Forgot
When I found out I was pregnant at age 24, there was no decision to make. But even if it felt inconsequential at the time, I don’t take for granted that I had a choice.
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Shropshire hospitals baby deaths review cases rise to over 1002h Updated Shropshire hospitals baby deaths review cases rise to over 100
Baby and mother deaths, as well as birth injuries, are being reviewed at hospitals in Shropshire.
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Four little girls who beat cancer pose for touching photo3h Updated Four little girls who beat cancer pose for touching photo
If it didn't say 'SURVIVOR' on their t-shirts, you would be hard-pushed to guess that McKinley, Chloe, Ava and Lauren, of Florida, all endured and defeated something few of their peers have faced: cancer.
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Teenager, 19, is allergic to her own TEARS and breaks out in hives if she touches water3h Updated Teenager, 19, is allergic to her own TEARS and breaks out in hives if she touches water
Lindsey Coubray, 19, from Wheathamsted, Hertfordshire, has aquagenic urticaria, which makes it a struggle to shower, swim and leave the house in case she gets caught in the rain.
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Could depression be a risk factor for arthritis? Study finds mental woe and achy joint link3h Could depression be a risk factor for arthritis? Study finds mental woe and achy joint link
More and more evidence supports the link between mental and physical health. The latest research from Dartmouth College suggests that depression may be an indicator for arthritis risks.
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Two design student friends create 3D-printed PINK prosthetic breasts3h Two design student friends create 3D-printed PINK prosthetic breasts
Rosie Brave and Sam Jackman, both design students at Plymouth University, hope their invention will replace the 'bland' beige prosthetics dished out by the NHS.
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Trying to get pregnant? Have sex twice in a night3h Trying to get pregnant? Have sex twice in a night
Researchers led by Dr Da Li at Shengjing Hospital compared the volume of sperm and their speed between samples from 250 men. They were either a couple of days or a few hours old.
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Tech Fix: Apple Watch Series 4 Review: Faster, Bigger, With a Promise to Be Healthier4h Tech Fix: Apple Watch Series 4 Review: Faster, Bigger, With a Promise to Be Healthier
The faster speeds and larger screen sound boring on paper. But an electrical heart sensor gives a glimpse of the promise to come, our reviewer writes.
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Anorexic woman Kristina Karyagina who weighs just 38lbs4h Updated Anorexic woman Kristina Karyagina who weighs just 38lbs
WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: Kristina Karyagina, from Barnaul in south-central Russia, was warned by a specialist the only way of being cured is by learning to laugh at herself.
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Are drink-driving limits too high?7h Are drink-driving limits too high?
How are the limits on how much alcohol you can drink set?
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 Anorexic woman Kristina Karyagina who weighs just 38lbs 7h Updated Anorexic woman Kristina Karyagina who weighs just 38lbs
WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: Kristina Karyagina, from Barnaul in south-central Russia, was warned by a specialist the only way of being cured is by learning to laugh at herself.
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Tech Fix: Apple Watch Series 4 Review: A Big Deal for Our Health7h Updated Tech Fix: Apple Watch Series 4 Review: A Big Deal for Our Health
The faster speeds and larger screen sound boring on paper. But an electrical heart sensor gives a glimpse of the promise to come, our reviewer writes.
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Phys Ed: Faster. Slower. How We Walk Depends on Who We Walk With, and Where We Live.8h Phys Ed: Faster. Slower. How We Walk Depends on Who We Walk With, and Where We Live.
Men tend to walk differently with other men than with women. And Americans walk faster with children, whereas Ugandans move more leisurely.
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Making sure you get the right type of calorie8h Making sure you get the right type of calorie
Meet the latest dietary idea being used in the battle against the bulge - the "quality" calorie.
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 Air pollution may be responsible for 60,000 dementia cases in the UK 8h Air pollution may be responsible for 60,000 dementia cases in the UK
Scientists are concerned by nitrogen dioxide and sooty smog belched out by old diesel cars in the UK. The findings provide the strongest evidence so far that toxic fumes are linked to Alzheimer’s.
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 Anorexic woman, 26, who weighs just 38lbs 8h Anorexic woman, 26, who weighs just 38lbs
WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: Kristina Karyagina, from Barnaul in south-central Russia, was warned by a specialist the only way of being cured is by learning to laugh at herself.
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Phys Ed: Faster. Slower. How We Walk Depends on Who We Walk With, and Where We Live9h Phys Ed: Faster. Slower. How We Walk Depends on Who We Walk With, and Where We Live
Men tend to walk differently with other men than with women. And Americans walk faster with children, whereas Ugandans move more leisurely.
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When Family Members Care for Aging Parents9h When Family Members Care for Aging Parents
My siblings and I joined the ranks of the 15 million or so unpaid and untrained family caregivers for older adults in this country.
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 Could depression be a risk factor for arthritis? Study finds mental woe and achy joint link 10h Could depression be a risk factor for arthritis? Study finds mental woe and achy joint link
More and more evidence supports the link between mental and physical health. The latest research from Dartmouth College suggests that depression may be an indicator for arthritis risks.
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 Air pollution could be responsible for 60,000 cases of dementia in the UK 11h Air pollution could be responsible for 60,000 cases of dementia in the UK
Scientists are concerned by nitrogen dioxide and sooty smog belched out by old diesel cars in the UK. The findings provide the strongest evidence so far that toxic fumes are linked to Alzheimer’s.
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Bacteria disrupts Northern Ireland breast milk service13h Bacteria disrupts Northern Ireland breast milk service
Donated breast milk held in the County Fermanagh facility is destroyed after a bug is found in the water supply.
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 Explained: The rare genetic disorder that gives this little girl big beautiful eyes 17h Updated Explained: The rare genetic disorder that gives this little girl big beautiful eyes
Mehlani Martinez, nearly two, has Axenfeld-Gieger syndrome, a rare genetic disorder that causes under-developed irises. Her eyes are almost entirely pupil, so she looks like a Disney princess.
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 Fentanyl killed more people in New York City in 2017 than any other drug, report reveals 20h Fentanyl killed more people in New York City in 2017 than any other drug, report reveals
In 2017, 1,487 people died of drug overdoses in New York City. The majority those involved fentanyl, marking a nearly 50% increase over the last year, a new report from the city's Health Department.
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Phys Ed: In a Hurry? Try Express Weight Training21h Updated Phys Ed: In a Hurry? Try Express Weight Training
A new study finds that you can build strength in just 13 minutes with a single, brief set of each exercise, if you work really hard.
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 Prescribe exercise and diets to obese patients - and keep track of them, US task force urges doctors 23h Updated Prescribe exercise and diets to obese patients - and keep track of them, US task force urges doctors
About 40 percent of Americans are obese, putting them at risk for chronic disease and death. A US Preventive Services Task Force is urging doctors to treat diet and exercise like prescriptions.
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 Woman, 71, develops hepatitis after taking turmeric supplements to prevent a stroke 24h Updated Woman, 71, develops hepatitis after taking turmeric supplements to prevent a stroke
The unnamed 71-year-old, believed to be from Arizona, suffered no symptoms but was referred to a specialist when a check-up found she had abnormally high enzyme levels in her liver.
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Matter: Why Your DNA Is Still Uncharted Territory24h Matter: Why Your DNA Is Still Uncharted Territory
Scientists are focusing on a relatively small number of human genes and neglecting thousands of others. The reasons have more to do with professional survival than genetics.
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 Rubbing sandalwood oil on your scalp may stimulate hair growth 25h Updated Rubbing sandalwood oil on your scalp may stimulate hair growth
Researchers from the Monasterium Laboratory, Münster, Germany, found that when a synthetic version of the aromatic oil is applied to scalp tissue in the lab, it stimulates hair growth after just six days.
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High-Dose Folic Acid Does Not Prevent High Blood Pressure of Pregnancy25h High-Dose Folic Acid Does Not Prevent High Blood Pressure of Pregnancy
Some studies suggest that taking high doses of folic acid can prevent pre-eclampsia, but a randomized trial found it did not.
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Excess Weight Gain or Loss During Pregnancy Tied to Child’s Heart Health26h Excess Weight Gain or Loss During Pregnancy Tied to Child’s Heart Health
Women who put on excess pounds, or not enough weight, had children at risk for high blood pressure and other problems.
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 Man who lost ALL his limbs from infection caused by a dog lick speaks out 26h Man who lost ALL his limbs from infection caused by a dog lick speaks out
Speaking in a video put out by his doctors at Froedtert Hospital, Greg Manteufel, 48, describes watching the bacteria take over his body, and telling doctors he would try anything to stay alive.
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 Is apple cider vinegar good for you? A doctor weighs in...  27h Is apple cider vinegar good for you? A doctor weighs in... 
Apple cider vinegar has been tipped as a cure-all for back-ache, weight loss, syphilis, and more. Gabriel Neal, a clinical assistant professor of family medicine at Texas A&M University looks into it.
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 Going bald? Rubbing sandalwood oil on your scalp may stimulate hair growth 27h Going bald? Rubbing sandalwood oil on your scalp may stimulate hair growth
Researchers from the Monasterium Laboratory, Münster, Germany, found that when a synthetic version of the aromatic oil is applied to scalp tissue in the lab, it stimulates hair growth after just six days.
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 Woman, 20, has life-changing spinal surgery for cerebral palsy 28h Woman, 20, has life-changing spinal surgery for cerebral palsy
Jade Owen, from Bridgend in Wales, used the money from the huge donation to travel to St Louis Children's Hospital in Missouri for an operation on nerves in her spine to reduce muscle stiffness.
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 Could a compound found in red wine ward off knee pain? 28h Updated Could a compound found in red wine ward off knee pain?
Eight million people in the UK and 54 million in the US suffer from osteoarthritis - when the cartilage gradually becomes thin. It is different to rheumatoid arthritis.
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 Do you suffer from crippling PMS? You may have an STI 29h Updated Do you suffer from crippling PMS? You may have an STI
Researchers from the University of Oxford believe a woman's immune system gets weaker before her periods, which allows STI bugs to thrive and worsen inflammation.
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 Number of children getting MMR jab declines for fourth year in a row 29h Updated Number of children getting MMR jab declines for fourth year in a row
Figures released by NHS Digital show the proportion of children receiving the MMR vaccination before they are two years old is 91.2 per cent – below the 95 per cent needed to protect the population.
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 Puppy runs to the fridge and fetching his ill owner a drink 29h Puppy runs to the fridge and fetching his ill owner a drink
Mel Lucas, 25, from Tampa, Florida, suffers from the mobility disorder Ehlers Danlos Syndrome and hypoglycemia, which can leave her at risk of seizures and even death.
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 Number of children getting the MMR jab declines for the fourth year in a row 30h Number of children getting the MMR jab declines for the fourth year in a row
Figures released by NHS Digital show the proportion of children receiving the MMR vaccination before they are two years old is 91.2 per cent – below the 95 per cent needed to protect the population.
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 Heartwarming footage shows a puppy running to the fridge and fetching his ill owner a drink 30h Updated Heartwarming footage shows a puppy running to the fridge and fetching his ill owner a drink
Mel Lucas, 25, from Tampa, Florida, suffers from the mobility disorder Ehlers Danlos Syndrome and hypoglycemia, which can leave her at risk of seizures and even death.
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 Are we hardwired to be xenophobic? You are less likely to trust someone who speaks with an accent 31h Updated Are we hardwired to be xenophobic? You are less likely to trust someone who speaks with an accent
Regions of the brain are automatically activated to analyse whether to believe people from an 'in-group' or 'out-group' when they start talking, according to research led by McGill University (stock image).
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Ultra runner Sophie Power on breastfeeding during a 103-mile race32h Ultra runner Sophie Power on breastfeeding during a 103-mile race
An ultra runner mother on why she breastfed her baby during a 103-mile marathon race.
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 How to keep your brain young - just keep moving, says Celia Dodd 33h Updated How to keep your brain young - just keep moving, says Celia Dodd
Researchers at the University of Canberra in Australia found that regular aerobic exercise dramatically improved cognitive abilities such as thinking, reading, learning and reasoning.
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 How a former bartender transformed her figure from sluggish to shredded in just eight weeks 34h How a former bartender transformed her figure from sluggish to shredded in just eight weeks
Jaimy Chappelow, 27, from Brisbane, decided to take control of her life when she was eating fast food and takeaways. Eight weeks later, she debuted her impressive physique and shared the story.
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 Children exposed to pollution on `toxic´ school run 35h Children exposed to pollution on `toxic´ school run
A report by Unicef UK today warns that children in British cities are at risk from 'black carbon' - the sooty particles that are particularly linked to emissions of diesel cars.
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 Older age groups drink in a way that allows them to carry out their responsibilities, study finds 35h Older age groups drink in a way that allows them to carry out their responsibilities, study finds
A study by the University of Adelaide in Australia says men and women do not think about the recommended limit of no more than 14 units a week.
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 How a tiny portable hand held device can help patients with chronic breathlessness  36h How a tiny portable hand held device can help patients with chronic breathlessness 
A study of 111 patients with breathlessness, published in the European Respiratory Journal last year, found 82 per cent perceived some benefit when using a fan.
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