Florida high school football player on life support after collapsing during game, reports say
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 02:45:11 GMT
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A high school football player in Florida collapsed during a game Friday and is currently on life support in the hospital, according to local reports. A


Face transplant recipient's donor face has been failing, doctors say
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 00:53:15 GMT
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A woman who was severely burned in a domestic violence attack in Vermont is hoping for a second face transplant after doctors recently discovered tissue damage that likely will lead to the loss of her donor face.


Mother, 35, reveals how her two-in-a-million cancer leaves people thinking she's pregnant
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 10:19:33 GMT
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Jemily Brown, 35, fromA Sandhurst in Surrey,A was diagnosed with pseudomyxoma peritonei in September 2017. She had surgery to remove six litres of fluid in October 2017.


Men who take small steps are 40% more likely to have erectile dysfunction
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:45:56 GMT
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A study by scientists in Japan measured men's stride length and found those with smaller steps were more likely to suffer impotence.


Lip-filler clinics offer to carry out procedure on girl aged just 16
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:29:25 GMT
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Undercover reporter Ellie Andrews (left) visited the clinics in Essex and London. All agreed to carry out the procedure even though industry guidelines say she's two years too young for it.


Sex addiction could be caused by too much of the 'cuddle hormone' oxytocin, study suggests
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:48:35 GMT
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Those with excess oxytocin may be attracted to many people at the same time, leading them to compulsively seek out sex. The hormone is also thought to make sex more rewarding.


Hat that zaps the scalp with electricity helps reverse male balding, scientists sayA
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:47:32 GMT
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The patch generates electric pulses triggered by movement. Engineer Xudong Wang at the University of Wisconsin said his father had grown new hair after a month of using a prototype.


Distressing footage shows a newborn baby's heart beating outside of his chest
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 11:57:05 GMT
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WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: The unnamed newborn, Haryana, north India, hasA ectopia cordis, which causes the heart to be partially or fully outside of the chest.


Sun-worshipper left with a gaping hole in her nose after developing skin cancer from sun beds
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 11:48:45 GMT
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WARNING: GRAHPIC CONTENT. Rebekah Rupp, 41, from Morrison, Oklahoma, started using the machines in her teens and loved the confidence that having a bronzed glow gave her.


Baby with a 'Batman' birthmark is heading to Russia for pioneering treatment
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 11:48:07 GMT
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Luna Fenner, fromA south Florida, was born with the skin condition congenital melanocytic nevus on March 7. The disorder causes abnormally dark blemishes, usually across the face.


Boy, 14, needs a tooth removed from his SKULL after he was bitten during a football match
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 11:35:22 GMT
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It took doctors in Portugal 12 days to realise the tooth was lost inside the teenager's skull after he complained of agonising pain and generally feeling unwell.


Hopes of a herpes vaccine after study of the experimental jab prevented the spread
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 11:05:40 GMT
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Scientists at theA University of Pennsylvania who developed the experimental vaccine said the findings were 'better than anything' they've ever seen in literature.


Tanzania is not sharing information on suspected Ebola cases, WHO says
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 10:22:18 GMT
From rss.cnn
The World Health organization says Tanzania is not sharing information about suspected cases of Ebola "despite several requests."


Tanzania is not sharing information on suspected Ebola cases, WHO says
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From rss.cnn
The World Health organization says Tanzania is not sharing information about suspected cases of Ebola "despite several requests."


Connecticut reports its first death from Eastern equine encephalitis in years as the outbreak grows
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From rss.cnn
A Connecticut resident infected with Eastern equine encephalitis has died in the state's first fatality from the disease since 2013, health officials said.


Growing up intersex in a country where it is believed to be bad luck
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From rss.cnn
Babalwa Mtshawu never experienced puberty. She didn't get her period or grow breasts like the other girls around her. After years of trying to figure out why she was different, she finally booked an appointment with the doctor.


Novo Nordisk targets bigger slice of diabetes market with new tablet
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 07:35:26 -0400
From feeds.reuters
Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk is aiming for a big slice of the multibillion-dollar diabetes market with a new pill, approved by U.S. authorities on Friday, that caters for patients with an aversion to needles.


South Korea confirms new case of African swine fever
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 07:08:24 -0400
From feeds.reuters
South Korea has confirmed a new case of African swine fever at a pig farm in a city near Seoul, after the country's first outbreak of the deadly virus last week, its agriculture ministry said on Monday.


Aid group says WHO is restricting access to Ebola vaccines in Congo
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:52:46 -0400
From feeds.reuters
A rigid system of eligibility set by the World Health Organization means far too few people at risk of Ebola are being vaccinated in an outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo, the aid group MSF said on Monday.


Philippines reports more African swine fever outbreaks
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:24:31 -0400
From feeds.reuters
The Philippines' Department of Agriculture on Monday said it has detected more African swine fever outbreaks in the country, such as in a village in Antipolo, Rizal, east of the Philippine capital Manila, and some areas in central Luzon.


Labour pledges free personal care for over-65s in England
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 11:35:46 GMT
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Help with dressing, washing and meals will be paid for by the state in England, costing APS6bn a year.

Back surgery saved him from paralysis. Then the bills arrived: over $650,000
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 11:32:31 +0000
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Frank Esposito, a tool and die maker from Long Island, New York, drained $49,000 from his retirement account and still owes over $220,000


Emergency back surgery leads to over $650,000 in bills
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 10:57:32 +0000
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Frank Esposito, a tool and die maker from Long Island, N.Y., drained thousands of dollars from his retirement account and still owes over $220,000. Complicated and confusing medical bills are a problem for millions of Americans, so CBS News is collaborating with ClearHealthCosts, a journalism company focused on bringing more transparency to the process. "CBS This Morning" national consumer investigative correspondent Anna Werner reports in our new series, "Medical Price Roulette."