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Gas from farts can help battle disease

The thought may make your stomach churn, but scientists claim that the gas which makes farts smell of rotten eggs could be used to help tackle conditions like diabetes and Alzheimer’s. The gas behind the putrid stench is known as hydrogen sulphide, and is … Continue reading

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US teen’s ear reattached with the help of leeches

Doctors in the US have reattached a 19-year-old girls ear,which was entirely torn off by a dog,with the help of bloodsucking leeches.A pit bull attack left the girls left ear entirely torn off.Surgeons at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence attached … Continue reading

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12 y.o. boy builds braille printer using Lego bricks

The next time your kid is whiling away the hours with bits of Lego, leave him be. There`s a good chance that Shubham Banerjee, a California seventh grader, did the same before he created a braille printer out of Lego for … Continue reading

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Woman set to be first to give birth from transplanted womb

A Swedish woman is set to become the first in the world to give birth from a transplanted womb after doctors successfully implanted an embryo into her body. The unidentified woman, who was born without a womb due to a … Continue reading

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New parents to be offered foetus replicas

  Expectant parents are to be offered the chance to hold their baby before it’s born – with a 3D-printed replica of the foetus. US couple Gerard and Katie Bessette are hoping their business, 3D Babies, will appeal to future … Continue reading

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