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Bigfoot with baby reported in Virginia

Watch out. Bigfoot (double) crossing.

A woman in Virginia put in a call to the Sheriff claiming she saw a Bigfoot cross the road in front of her carrying a baby. The responder was like… “I know this is going to sound crazy,” said the woman in a  call to Bedford dispatch on September 9. The woman told the dispatcher she was driving…

Tragic case of infanticide; mother claimed baby was “possessed”

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A woman accused of tossing her newborn son to his death from a fourth-floor window told police an evil spirit had taken over the boy, according to court papers Monday. Rashida Chowdhury, 21, was being held without bail after her arrest late last week in the death of her month-old son, Rizwan. Source: Prosecutors: Mom…

Conjoined twins considered reincarnation of Ganesha in India

Ganesha, one of the best-known and most worshipped Hindu deities, said to remove obstacles.

This is very obviously an incompletely separated set of twins. Eight limbed Indian baby believed to be Hindu god Ganesha. The baby boy, born with four arms and four legs, is causing chaos in Dumri-Isri in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand. Locals believe he is the reincarnation of the Hindu deity Ganesha – the…

Father blames himself for birth defect

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A baby born with extra limbs from a malformed twin receives surgery in China. But the underlying story is the guilt felt by the father. This Baby Was Born With 4 Feet And 4 Arms (Video) | Yahoo Health. A baby born on April 2 in China’s Guangdong Province with four arms and four feet…

Amazing birth during crash

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The odds that this would turn out OK are low but here it is. Xiao Zhao bike crash: Unborn baby catapulted out of mother’s womb SURVIVES collision that killed his parents – Mirror Online. An unborn baby in China has survived after it was reportedly ‘thrown’ from his mother’s womb during a fatal motorcycle crash…

Elephant attacks house; finds the crying baby interesting

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In an area where man-animal conflicts are common, a raging elephant destroyed a house in West Bengal’s Purulia district on Monday night but reacted very differently upon hearing a crying under the debris. Elephant pulls down house in Bengal, then rescues 10-month-old baby trapped under debris – The Times of India. The child’s father, Dipak…

Rare brain tumor in 4 month old had surprising contents

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A very weird occurrence. Baby’s Rare Brain Tumor Had Teeth – Yahoo News A 4-month-old infant in Maryland may be the first person to have had teeth form in his brain as a result of a specific type of rare brain tumor, according to a new report of the case. Doctors first suspected something might…

Are you a “loser” for being anti-vax?

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Some people have decent intentions and just blow that all to pieces. Mom says nurse called her baby a ‘loser’ | WWLP.com. A South Carolina mother is outraged after a nurse at a children’s hospital left a nasty note she says is about her baby. The mom says the note referred to the sick child…

Medical officials petition for protection of Indian “fire baby”

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FINALLY! Glad to see this now taken as seriously as it should be. KMC lodges complaint over ‘blazing baby’ – The New Indian Express. In a twist to the story of three-month-old Rahul, who reportedly suffered four incidences of spontaneous combustion, authorities of Kilpauk Medical College and Hospital, where the infant is being treated, lodged…

Chinese parents panic over three-legged baby

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A case of a genetic anomaly makes for a difficult situation. Three-Legged Baby Born In China Leaves Parents Stunned. A stunned young couple are now frantically seeking help after their daughter was born with the additional limb in Xingtai, in northern China’s Hebei Province. The baby was initially dumped by her mother at a local…

Parents chose alternative treatment for baby’s brain tumor

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What would you do if faced with this situation? It’s a tough one. Parents Try Holistic Approach To Help Baby With Rare Brain Tumor « CBS Los Angeles. The parents of a baby girl with a rare brain tumor have decided to try alternative medicine, instead of chemotherapy, to help their child. Tracy and Josh…

Latest weird photo: Baby with ghost background

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I normally don’t link to reddit but I’d like some thoughts on this one. My auntie has just taken a picture of her son after his bath. They were the only two people in the house at the time. A strange figure with a weird shaped hand has appeared in the background and we are…

Doggie delivery in Thailand

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There’s still a bit of a mystery regarding what exactly what happened here but this was a fortuitous event. Dog saves baby’s life | Bangkok Post: news. A pedigree Thai dog carried a plastic bag containing a newborn baby girl believed to have been left in a roadside dump back to its home on Monday…

Happy ending: Baby born to Mom who died, then was revived!

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This almost qualifies as a “miracle”. A medical miracle. She got medical attention right away and circumstances worked out. Had she not, the baby and her may very well have NOT made it. Mom dies, gives birth, then is revived | Health – Home. In February, Erica Nigrelli was teaching at a high school in…

Baby cured of HIV

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Should we get excited or wait with hopeful optimism? In Medical First, a Baby With H.I.V. Is Called Cured. Doctors announced on Sunday that a baby had been cured of an H.I.V. infection for the first time, a startling development that could change how infected newborns are treated and sharply reduce the number of children…

Bleach in any form should NOT be fed to babies

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I’ll go out on a limb here at administer some medical advice. Is this a case of a home remedy gone wrong? A father puts bleach in his baby’s formula to cure congestion. DCF: Dad, Carron Washington, who fed bleach to baby denied contact with child Kaelynn. | Ocala.com. The 2-month-old girl hospitalized after authorities…

Baby sprouts feather

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This one definitely made me cringe. Two-Inch Feather Emerges From Baby’s Neck – Yahoo! News. No one knew what was bothering 7-month-old Mya Whittington. Her discomfort stumped her parents and doctors. She was finally hospitalized – and a 2-inch feather eventually poked its way out of her neck, shocking everyone. “[The pediatrician] threw on gloves…

Attempted child sacrifice foiled in Indian superstitious ritual

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This is the second recent story about child sacrifice directed by a “tantrik” Police foil baby sacrifice at Malda village – The Times of India. Timely intervention by police helped avert a baby sacrifice at Bhatol village on Friday. Though cops managed to round up four accused, they are yet to track down the fifth…

The unspoken custom: If the mother dies, so must the baby

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This is from earlier this month but it’s a disturbing story about practical survival that we find difficult to imagine in modern society. Bad practices: Burying infant alive with their dead mothers – News VietNamNet. Infants are not only buried alive if their mothers unfortunately die during the labor process. Under the “dọ-tơm-amí” unsound customs,…

Allegations of Colombian “demon baby” surface. We cringe.

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‘Cackling’ Columbian baby possessed by the devil? Unlikely, say authorities  – NY Daily News. Ana Feria Santos gave birth to her son last month, but says her joy quickly turned to fear when she noticed that he had ‘several abnormalities’ – leading to fears he is the devil in disguise. She says the boy can…