Read more about the article IT’S GUT TO GO: Amazed Medics Remove 77lb Tumour From Woman’s Stomach
Doctors pose with a mass taken out from the abdomen of a patient in Tekirdag, Turkey, undated photo. The mass reportedly weighed about 35 kilogrammes. (Newsflash)

IT’S GUT TO GO: Amazed Medics Remove 77lb Tumour From Woman’s Stomach

Astonished surgeons in Turkey have removed a five-and-a-half-stone tumour from a woman's abdomen in a gruelling, two-hour-long operation. Doctors pose with a mass taken out from the abdomen of a patient in Tekirdag, Turkey, undated photo. The mass reportedly weighed about 35 kilogrammes. (Newsflash) The unnamed woman, aged 40, had…

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Read more about the article HIGH HOPES: Everest Climber Trying To Fund Cure For Diabetes
Mountaineers ascend the Southeast Ridge to the South Summit in the death zone, on top of Mt. Everest, on May 23, 2019. Many deaths in high-altitude mountaineering have been caused by the effects of the death zone. (@climbtocurediabetes/Newsflash)

HIGH HOPES: Everest Climber Trying To Fund Cure For Diabetes

This hair-raising footage shows a queue of people snaking along Mount Everest's Southeast Ridge in the so-called Death Zone. It was filmed by Taylor Adams of Salt Lake City, Utah, a type 1 diabetic aiming to raise money to help fund a cure for the illness. https://youtu.be/g0-C2jilZbo Taylor describes himself…

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Read more about the article THAT’S GOTTA STING: Man Has Two Toes Amputated And Over 30 Operations After Being Bitten By Asian Tiger Mosquito In Germany
Sebastian Rotschke, 27, poses in the intensive care unit in undated photo. He was bit by a Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus), he contracted blood poisoning, and was put in an artificial coma, in Rodermark, Germany. (Sebastian Rotschke/Newsflash)

THAT’S GOTTA STING: Man Has Two Toes Amputated And Over 30 Operations After Being Bitten By Asian Tiger Mosquito In Germany

A man in Germany has had two toes amputated and has gone through over 30 operations having spent four weeks in a coma after being bitten by a mosquito. Sebastian Rotschke, 27, poses in the intensive care unit in undated photo. He was bit by a Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes…

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Read more about the article EAR WE GO: German Researcher Gives Hope To Millions With New Gene Therapy To Tackle Hearing Loss
University professor and researcher Dr Axel Schambach poses in undated photo. His pioneering research at Hannover Medical School, Germany, aimed to cure hearing loss was rewarded with a grant. (Karin Kaiser, MHH/Newsflash)

EAR WE GO: German Researcher Gives Hope To Millions With New Gene Therapy To Tackle Hearing Loss

A researcher in Germany is hoping to cure millions of people affected by hearing loss with a new gene therapy. University professor and researcher Dr Axel Schambach poses in undated photo. His pioneering research at Hannover Medical School, Germany, aimed to cure hearing loss was rewarded with a grant. (Karin…

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Read more about the article HEAR I AM: Deaf Baby’s Tears Of Joy At Hearing Mum’s Voice
Baby cries after hearing sound for first time in Lianyungang, China, undated. The 11-month-old was placed a cochlear implant. (GB311E/AsiaWire)

HEAR I AM: Deaf Baby’s Tears Of Joy At Hearing Mum’s Voice

This is the heartwarming moment when a born-deaf baby bursts into tears as it hears its mother's voice for the first time. The 11-month-old tot had been taken to a doctor's office in the city of Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province, eastern China, by its parents to have a cochlear implant fitted.…

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