*He’s being hailed as a medical miracle! A baby boy was being born while still inside his amniotic sac.
A preemie three months ahead of his time delivered by cesarean section, little Silas Philips made his dramatic debut at Cedars Sinai Medical center in California, and attending doctors were shocked to see the baby boy’s amniotic sac still intact.
In pictures, taken in the delivery room, the infant is seen curled up inside with the placenta and umbilical cord, his tiny hands and a leg clearly visible.
Remarkably until the bag was broken, baby Silas was still getting his oxygen through the placenta.Continue reading →
*The family of a 3-year-old Canadian boy is mourning the child’s death after he got out of his family’s apartment in the wee hours of the morning with nothing but a T-Shirt, boots and a diaper on, according to the Huffington Post.
Elijah Marsh was pronounced dead at the city’s North York General Hospital following a search with the help of law enforcement and volunteers. The boy was reportedly found huddled near an air conditioner unit—just 1,000 feet away from where he reportedly slipped from his family’s Toronto apartment. It is suspected the child spent up to six hours in frigid -4 degree Fahrenheit temps, some reports say.Continue reading →
But an extremely rare condition actually causes a baby to be born pregnant. It occurs in 1 out of every 500,000 births, and its called “fetus-in-fetu.” The latest revelation of this happened to a baby born in Hong Kong. She was pregnant with her own siblings at the time of her birth, according to a new report of the infant’s case.
Dr. Draion Burch, an obstetrician and gynecologist in Pittsburgh, who goes by Dr. Draiwas probably stunned when he stated, “Weird things happen early, early in the pregnancy that we just don’t understand. This is one of those medical mysteries.”
*We’ve heard a lot of stories of how people are affected by music. It puts some people in the mood to dance, of course. While is puts others in the mood to make love. Some music inspires us to write, while some makes us want to just put the headphones on and go for a nice long walk. But there is one British mother who doesn’t fit into any of these categories. She claims music — more specifically, the music of brilliant songwriter, singer, producer and dancer Ne-yo, causes her to have crippling seizures.
No lie. This is what she claims, and further, it has been proven scientifically.
Now we know Ne-yo has always wanted people to be moved by his music. But this, my friends, is taking that a bit far, don’t you think? Continue reading →
*It was almost two weeks after Kelly Lopez gave birth to her son Richie, that she discovered he had no eyes.
Richie was born three months ago following a normal pregnancy and ultrasound, at first Kelly thought the infant’s face was swollen, but two weeks later, an MRI test indicated that Richie Lopez had been born without any eyes.
“I think we were just in shock. Obviously very upsetting,” Richie’s mother told 3TV. “The first thought through your mind is, how did this even happen and how was it not even caught?” Continue reading →
According to TheAssociated Press, Walmart has reached a wrongful death settlement with the family of a comedian killed in the New Jersey Turnpike crash that seriously injured Tracy Morgan last summer.
Walmart and the estate of James McNair settled out-of-court. The settlement is the first since the June 7 crash where a Wal-Mart truck ran into the limo that carried Morgan and others home from a show in Delaware. Continue reading →
*We’ve all heard ‘em, the blaring sound of ambulance sirens rushing through the streets. At one time or another we have probably been the driver caught in the middle of an oncoming brigade of fire trucks, police cars and ambulances rushing towards us and we are momentarily consumed with fear as we frantically try to get out of the way.
So once they reach their destination, the emergency room, and the worried families sit outside in the waiting room with baited breath wondering what will become of their loved one, those white swinging doors close and a series of medical professionals take over.
What’s happening in there…really?
One ER doctor decides to open up and let us know 5 Terrifying Secrets about hospital emergency rooms.