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Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

 

Toddler has pioneering liposuction after her hands swell to TRIPLE the size

A TODDLER living with a rare condition is having liposuction to reduce the size of her giant hands. Cora Ruben was born with lymphoedema, a genetic disorder which results in extreme swelling all over her body. Little Cora Ruben was born with a rare genetic disorder which is causing a build-up of lymph fluid Although she has swelling all over her body, it’s her hands that are most severely affected The two-year-old currently has swelling on her belly, legs, feet and most obviously hands. It’s being caused by a build-upRead More


7 Subtle Signs of Narcolepsy You May Be Overlooking

Think you or a loved one might have the condition? Here are seven subtle signs of narcolepsy to watch out for: 1 Weakness or muscle loss Not only can cataplexy affect a narcolepsy patient’s whole body, but it can also cause weakness or muscle loss in specific body parts or regions. For example, some narcolepsy patients have problems speaking. Cataplexy can also make your head nod, or cause your hands to weaken so that you drop whatever you’re holding, according tothe National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI). Some narcolepsy patients experienceRead More