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Veteran receives world's first total penis and scrotum transplant at Johns Hopkins

Veteran receives world's first total penis and scrotum transplant at Johns Hopkins

Doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital transplanted a penis without a scrotum in 2016. The man lost his testicles in the explosion and did not get them restored as part of his transplant. Those t...

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Breakthrough treatment could 'melt away' cancer

Breakthrough treatment could 'melt away' cancer

A separate study by Johns Hopkins University and the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre tested the immunotherapy drug, nivolumab, on 21 patients about to have surgery for non-small-cell lung can...

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Why gas prices (almost) always peak in spring, not summer

Why gas prices (almost) always peak in spring, not summer

It is important to remember that these are national averages. Drivers are likely to continue to see prices increase as stations across the country begin to switch to the more expensive summer blend ah...

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Saudi Air Defense Intercepts Missile Over Najran, Shoots Down Two Drones

Saudi Air Defense Intercepts Missile Over Najran, Shoots Down Two Drones

The Houthis said they were targeting an Aramco facility in Jizan, but the company said its facilities there were operating "normally and safely". Houthi rebels reportedly fired a number of missi...

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North Carolina suing United States government over census question

North Carolina suing United States government over census question

The complaint argues that the state law, Senate Bill 50 (SB 50), passed in October 2017, is unconstitutional because it discriminates against the U.S. Some of the lawmakers have called for federal leg...

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Fake pot users suffer brain bleeding, bloody urine, IL health officials warn

Fake pot users suffer brain bleeding, bloody urine, IL health officials warn

Synthetic cannabinoids are man-made mind-altering chemicals, similar to chemicals found in the marijuana plant, according to National Institute on Drug Abuse. Fake weed is often treated the same as r...

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