Category: Health

Joe Wexler doesn’t understand why he weighs 770 pounds despite his “healthy” diet that has him eating an astonishing 10,000 calories per day. The 31-year-old, who was featured on TLC’s My 600-lb. Life, confessed to eating “two full meals plus snacks,” and struggled to comprehend why he remained confined to his home and ineligible for…

Double-chin shot gets green light The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Kybella (deoxycholic acid), a treatment for adults with moderate-to-severe fat below the chin, known as submental fat. Using Kybella for the treatment of fat outside of the submental area is not approved and is not recommended. Kybella is identical to the deoxycholic…

Cassandra C chemo released: “couldn’t be happier”

The Windsor Locks teen who made international headlines after refusing chemo, finally enjoyed a long-awaited homcoming Monday. Cassandra, 17, finished her last round of chemotherapy at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. She has been at the hospital for the past several months receiving treatment to combat Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, reports Fox. “As we do for every patient…

Yamini Karanam Had Brain Tumour Doctors Call “Evil Twin” (PHOTO)

Yamini Karanam, 26, was diagnosed with a pineal brain tumour Doctors knew something was wrong with Yamini Karanam, but what they found was shocking. The PhD student had moved from Hyderabad, India to Indianapolis in the US to study computer science. But her new life in America was amiss. Once a brilliant student, she now…