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Twins battling rare condition undergo life-saving surgery in the WOMB

Twins battling rare condition undergo life-saving surgery in the WOMB to defy just a five per cent chance of survival Tabitha Rean, 26, underwent the surgery at 18 weeks pregnant to save her twins Isla and Jemima were diagnosed with twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome An uneven blood supply could have caused them to die without surgery… Read More »

FDA warns against honey pacifiers after Texas infants hospitalized with ‘rare’ illness

The FDA issued the warning after receiving reports of four infants in Texas hospitalized with botulism. (iStock) Parents, be warned: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is cautioning caregivers to not give honey to babies under one year of age, as four infants in Texas were recently hospitalized after using pacifiers that contained the… Read More »

I've Dealt With a Rare Skin Disorder All of My Life—Here's What It Taught Me About Beauty

When I was younger, I had a fear of makeup counters. The bright lights above the glass counters that made me feel more exposed, the intimidating line of products that promised to make me more beautiful, the judgment I felt as the makeup ladies approached me. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below See, while other kids… Read More »