Breastfeeding For Longer Could Stave Off Obesity, Says New Study

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Picture shows the group of scientists in an undated picture. They worked in a research with mouse that confirmed that breastfeeding can help obesity in adults. (@UniversidadeUSC/Newsflash)

Breastfeeding for longer could reduce the risks of of infants developing obesity later in life, a new study has revealed. Researchers in Spain discovered that lengthening the period when baby…

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Surgeons Remove Toothpick From Womans Liver After She Went To Hospital With Stomach Pain

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Doctors remove a toothpick from a womans liver in Tishreen hospital, the city of Damascus, Syria. (@tishreenhosp/Newsflash)

Surgeons have extracted a wooden toothpick from a woman's liver after she went to A&E with stomach pain. The young woman, name and age not reported, presented herself at the…

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Syrian Baby Receives A Life-Changing Living Donor Liver Transplant On His 1st Birthday

Read more about the article Syrian Baby Receives A Life-Changing Living Donor Liver Transplant On His 1st Birthday
Tamer Al Jadou, a one-year-old with acute liver failure, was operated on after determining that the liver of his stepmother, Hmameh Elhalef, who lives in Syria, was a match for the transplant in Bursa, Turkey on 28th April 2021.

This one-year-old boy has received a life-changing living donor liver transplant on his birthday after his stepmother turned out to be a viable donor and travelled with him from his…

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Man Gets Parasites From Raw Fish And Loses Half A Liver

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A scan performed at Hangzhou First People’s Hospital in Zhejiang, China, on 3 June show Mr Xie’s inflamed liver filled with fluid and tumour-like growths due to a parasitic fluke infection

A Chinese man who ate a delicacy of undercooked fish has lost half a liver after the vital organ was “eaten" from the inside by an army of parasitic flatworms…

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