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Regeneration

Children can regrow lost finger tips

Many observations confirm children can regrow cut off finger tips. That’s not a rare miracle.

It’s a fact. Most children up to the age of 12 can regrow amputated digits. On one important condition.

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Trauma

Female genital mutilation

The movie Desert Flower, apart from the controversial topic of rural Islamic poor infesting civilized European cities, raises another issue of religious barbarism: female circumcision.

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Regeneration

Spinal cord regeneration

Once again, mice proved to be the cutting edge in enabling regeneration in mammals.

Laboratory mice would be the first to regrow spinal cord tissues.

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Regeneration

How to give up smoking

Smoking is death to finger tips. The same reason you can’t lose too much blood of fingertip injury – tiny blood vessels – lead to gangrene and fingertip amputation, if clogged by smoking.
Finger tip vessel damage smoking
Quit smoking before you lose your fingers.

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Trauma

Born without arms

Some people are born without arms. Tha condition is known as reduction deformity. That means, for some people don’t have arms or legs by default.
Using computer with legs
This is Jessica Cox. Her congenital anomaly is obvious: she never had arms.

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Trauma

Amputation in video games: Heavy Rain

Heavy Rain is not a game. It’s an experience.

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Regeneration

Britain’s first double hand surgery

I always admired this leadership thing. Almost every apparel company claims it’s the world’s leader. Banks say they are leaders in at least one area.
Turns out double hand surgery is no different.

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Trauma

Can you cut and eat your own hands and other limbs to survive?

I came across Smosh by occasion only a few weeks ago. This comic duo is quite fresh and stand out against many amateur Youtube videos. Among the vast variety of Smosh video plots, one is particularly interesting.

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Trauma

Celebrities missing fingers: John Hopkins

Sport benefits are doubtful, while sport harm is obvious. This philosophy is strikingly true when it comes to sport injuries.
Motorcycle lost finger
John Hopkins, b. 1983, a motorcyclist who lost a digit from his ring finger.

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Regeneration

How to treat scars

The amputation and following surgeries left some scars on my body. Injuries during our lives also leave a mark. Sometimes even a minor wound turns into in nasty scar for the rest of our days.
Why do we get scars in the first place?