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iStock/Thinkstock(MEXICO CITY) -- A woman who took part in a ground-breaking study in which scientists were able to use her cells to engineer lab-grown vaginas is speaking about the procedure that changed her life.The unnamed woman was one of four subje
iStock/Thinkstock(DREXEL HILL, Pa.) -- An expecting couple got an unexpected surprise when their newborn weighed a whopping four pounds more than expected.Waldo James Mysterious Dwyer was born by C-section on Monday weighing 13 pounds, 8 ounces, acco
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Conception has gone social. Pee parties -- also known as POAS, or Pee on a Stick Parties -- are the latest way women are taking what was once a very private moment very public. The trend was first spotted by BabyCenter.com.
Rich Arden/ESPN(NEW YORK) -- Stuart Scott is an ESPN original and the man GQ magazine once said put the hip-hop in sportscasting.When the Sportscenter anchor is not at ESPN’s studios, he can be found once or twice a month practicing mixed-martial ar
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- For most women, carrying their own baby is the ultimate joy. More and more women, however, are turning to surrogates to carry their babies, not because they cannot conceive, but because they do not want to.It’s a trend
Courtesy Caitlin McComish(NEW YORK) -- Caitlin McComish, a promising collegiate soccer player, set out for a run in her hometown of White House, Ohio, in May 2013 when she began to have trouble breathing and went into life-threatening anaphylactic shock.A
TongRo Images/Thinkstock(CHAPEL HILL, N.C.) -- Caffeine as the ultimate truth serum? It certainly seems to make people less inclined to be dishonest when they feel tired, according to three professors from the University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler
AlexRaths/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Advances in science and technology are moving faster than people can keep up with, but in spite of feeling overwhelmed by the complexity of everything, Americans are pretty optimistic about the way things are headed.A n
Stockbyte/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Food texture is probably not high on the list of what people think about when they enjoy a meal.Yet, somehow, there’s a perception that when a food is either hard or rough, it must contain fewer calories than soft a
KatarzynaBialasiewicz/Thinkstock(COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- You might be lazy but perhaps, you’re not to blame. Instead, blame your parents. Or your grandparents. Or maybe go back all the way to when your family tree first sprouted.That seems to be the takea
iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- A Boston couple behind a campaign to stop doctors from performing a controversial surgical procedure is applauding a new U.S. Food and Drug Administration warning against doctors performing the procedure, called laparoscop
File photo. iStock/Thinkstock(LAS VEGAS) -- Junaisy Vargas, 6, has a lot of wishes in life -- No. 4 seems the most impossible.“I want to be a mermaid. That’s my wish,” she said.Junaisy of Las Vegas has Ewing’s Sarcoma, a bone marr
 
 
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