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First Penis Transplant In America Will Happen Soon!

Last year, doctors at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD announced that they would be doing the first penis transplant in the United States (the world’s first penis transplant happened…

Katrin Higher | February 20, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Dude, Where’s My Dick? One Man’s Routine Circumcision Goes Very Wrong

You know how sometimes you go to the hairdresser asking for just a trim, but you worry that they’ll get chop-happy and cut off more than you asked for? Well,…

Katie Oldenburg | July 25, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Doctor To Perform Vasectomies For A Live Audience To Make The World A Better Place

In honor of the inaugural World Vasectomy Day on October 18, Dr. Doug Stein of Florida wants to perform vasectomies at Adelaide’s Royal Institution of Australia. For a live audience. Fielding…

Mary Odell | July 10, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Girl Talk: I Was Born With A Cleft Palate

I was born with a giant, gaping hole in the roof of my mouth. Also known as a cleft palate, the cave within my lips has been through a 20-year…

Daley Quinn | June 22, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Department Of WTF: A Mother/Daughter Womb Transplant

Here’s some exceptionally weird science for you. Sara Ottosson, 25, was born without a uterus and is taking part in what could be the world’s first womb transplant. The donor?

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | June 13, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Why Some Women Stay Wide Awake While Getting Breast Implants

I step into the doctor’s office for a simple checkup and want the highest drugs possible to knock me out. But some women are getting breast implants and…

Jessica Wakeman | November 27, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Would You Undergo Surgery To Be Taller?

When I was younger, I used to beg my mother to find ways to make me taller because the fact that I stopped growing at 5’1″ was more than a…

Bianca Posterli | April 12, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Man Farts During Surgery And Sets His Junk On Fire

In Denmark, a 30-year-old man was having a mole on his buttocks removed with an electrical knife when he farted during surgery. This ignited a spark, which caught onto his…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 4, 2009 - 7:45 pm

Scientists Pull Off A 16-Way Kidney Swap

A year and a half ago, my mother had a kidney transplant. Undoubtedly, it was one of the scariest days of my life, but I’m certain my entire family would…

Justine Fields | July 9, 2009 - 7:20 pm