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Boy, six, is left in a coma after his 'headache' was a rare condition that caused his brain to SWELL

Boy, six, is left in a coma after his ‘headache and vomiting’ turned out to be a rare condition that caused his brain to SWELL up Ellis Artist woke up in the middle of the night screaming in pain last Tuesday He was rushed to hospital where doctors believed a rash was meningitis MRI scans… Read More »

Kansas State University rower dies from rare bacterial infection

Samantha Scott died following a sudden bacterial illness. (KDVR ) A top-tier college athlete’s sudden death on Saturday has shaken the rowing community. Samantha Scott, a 23-year-old senior on the Kansas State University rowing team, started complaining of symptoms about two weeks ago and was initially thought to be suffering from tonsillitis. ADENOVIRUS OUTBREAK AT NEW… Read More »