Babies Never Leave You, or at Least Their Cells Don't

You might think that once you give birth to a child that they're no longer a part of you physically—except, of course, for the complete control they retain over your heart and mind. Well, think again, because it turns out that during pregnancy some of their cells scatter in your body and stay there for years, maybe… » 6/07/12 1:45pm 6/07/12 1:45pm

Woman Really Does Cough Up A Lung

Next time you have a terrible cough, remember to worry about accidentally shifting your organs around. Though "coughing up" a lung isn't possible, according to a case report in the New England Journal of Medicine, a woman with asthma did manage to get a bit of her lung caught in her ribs after coughing especially hard… » 1/06/12 10:20am 1/06/12 10:20am