Category: Health

florida flesh eating bacteria According to media reports Saturday, a rare and potentially deadly bacteria that lives in warm seawater has infected seven people and killed two so far this year in Florida, according to state health officials. “People can get infected with Vibrio vulnificus when they eat raw shellfish,” Florida Health Department spokeswoman Mara…

Valery Spiridonov To Become First Human Head Transplant Patient (PHOTO)

head transplant Valery Spiridonov An Italian surgeon is planning to perform the first human head transplant as soon as 2017. According to media reports Saturday, Dr Sergio Canavero, of the Turin Advanced Neuromodulation Group, on Friday outlined his proposal to the American Academy of Neurological and Orthopedic Surgeons conference in Maryland. Dr Canavero first proposed…

brazilian human ken doll Dies From Bacterial Pneumonia (PHOTO)

brazilian human ken doll Dies The humam ken doll has died after a battle with cancer. Brazilian-born Celso Santebañes, who earned the nickname of Human Ken Doll, has died after a five-month struggle with leukemia, according to Yahoo News. The 21-year-old died from bacterial pneumonia, brought on by his battle with the rare blood cancer.…