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Number of Zika Virus Cases Triples as Congress Holds Funding Hostage

Number of Zika Virus Cases Triples as Congress Holds Funding Hostage

The number of women potentially infected by the Zika virus appears to be growing in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) says more than 150 pregnant women in America appear to be currently infected with Zika virus. In addition, there are over 120 women infected by the […]

by December 15, 2016 6 comments Politics, Science, Trending, World
First American Penis Transplant a Success: Offers Hope For Injured Veterans

First American Penis Transplant a Success: Offers Hope For Injured Veterans

Thomas Manning made history last week, becoming the first person in North America to successfully undergo a penis transplant. The 64 year old Boston man went through an extraordinary 15-hour surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital, where surgeons used a phallus from a dead man and attached it to Manning. Once […]

by May 16, 2016 8 comments Science, Trending