Entries Tagged as 'Odd Medical News'
November 21st, 2011 · Comments Off on Crazy Ad – Is It Real?
November 1st, 2011 · Comments Off on Warning! Totally Gross Video
I had nightmares for a week after watching this!!
April 8th, 2011 · Comments Off on Quick Get me a Spider!
Most of us get a little excited when we see a big spider, but for the unfortunate few who fall victim to the bite of the daunting Brazilian wandering spider, that “excitement” takes on a whole new meaning: The venom of the wandering spider — also known as the banana spider (or more formally Phoneutria […]
April 6th, 2011 · Comments Off on Now from the Anals of Totally Gross
A Chinese man spent 55 years with the opening to his rectum in the wrong place. That’s an unusually long time to live without a normal anus. He had a relatively common birth defect known as imperforate anus, a condition in which one out of every 5,000 infants is born with a misplaced, blocked, or […]
March 25th, 2011 · Comments Off on Is Drug Addiction New?
I think not, just illegal! More vintage ad fun.
March 17th, 2011 · Comments Off on Take a Pill and Dance Better
I myself am a little worried about this recent finding because I am a really bad dancer. A Montreal man is giving hope to bad dancers everywhere. Researchers at the University of Montreal have discovered that it’s not his fault he can never dance in time to music. His brain is incapable of recognizing rhythm. […]
March 3rd, 2011 · Comments Off on Smallest Girl in the World
Wow, she measures in at only 2 feet tall! Jyoti Amge is only 17 years old.
February 17th, 2011 · Comments Off on Bird Kills Man in Cockfighting Incident
It seems one of these guys finally got knocked off by an angry bird. Jose Luis Ochoa, 35, of Lamont, California, was declared dead at a hospital about two hours after he was injured in Tulare County on Jan. 30, the Kern County coroner said. An autopsy concluded Ochoa died of an accidental “sharp force […]
February 16th, 2011 · Comments Off on Girl Can Count to 26 on Her Fingers and Toes
No image yet but I am sure one will pop up shortly. A mother in Myanmar says her baby girl’s 12 fingers and 14 toes have been no disadvantage — her grip may even be stronger than normal — and now she’s grasping for a Guinness record. Phyo Min Min Soe, 26, knew her girl […]
February 11th, 2011 · Comments Off on The Pills Made Me a Sex, Drug Addict
The warning label on this drug would be quite long and more than a bit strange! A French father-of-two is to take GlaxoSmithKline to court on Tuesday, alleging the British firm’s drug to treat Parkinson’s disease turned him into a gay sex and gambling addict. The 51-year-old’s lawyers say their client’s behaviour changed radically after […]