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Brave Toddler Has Sight-Saving Surgery On Tumour

Brave Toddler Has Sight-Saving Surgery On Tumour

00:07 COMM: Seventeen-month-old Colby Ramos – Francis was born with a rapidly growing Hemangioma, a form of benign tumour, on his eye. 00:20 COMM: And when his desperate parents felt they couldn’t get the help needed in Britain, they appealed to a US charity for their son’s operation. 00:29 Jamie: It’s just really scary and […]

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15 Most Horrifying Rare Diseases

15 Most Horrifying Rare Diseases

From terrifying rare diseases caused by nasty parasites to scary psychological conditions that can kill you, here are 15 of the most horrifying rare diseases that you don’t want to have. Number 15. Elephantiasis. This is one of those classic terrifying diseases, which causes massive thickening of the skin and underlying tissue, usually effecting the […]

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Mum Has Medical Balloons Removed From Her Face

Mum Has Medical Balloons Removed From Her Face

DUSTIN VANOVERSCHELDE: I’m optimistic that she’s gonna be very happy. COMM: Jennifer Hiles was born with an Arterial Venus Malformation or AVM, a jumbled mass of arteries and veins in her head and on her face that could haemorrhage at any time, possibly fatally. She had tissue expanders placed under her skin to allow new […]

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