Miracle baby defies docs who said she'd live for minutes

Miracle baby defies docs who said she'd live for minutes

A miracle baby celebrates her first birthday and defies doctors – after her mother was told she probably wouldn’t survive. Samantha Perryman was 24 weeks pregnant when her unborn baby was diagnosed with an incredibly rare form of spina bifida. Called rachischisis, it means that the baby’s spine and spinal cord do not develop properly … Read more

Woman, 2ft10in, defies the odds to welcome son with her 6ft1in husband

Woman, 2ft10in, defies the odds to welcome son with her 6ft1in husband

A 2ft10in woman has defied the odds to welcome a son with her 6ft1in husband after she was warned by doctors that having a baby could “crush her from the inside out”. When Trisha Taylor was born, she had 150 fractured bones and was diagnosed with osteogenesis imperfecta (OI). The condition is caused by a … Read more

Woman with two wombs defies the odds to welcome a 'miracle' baby

Woman with two wombs defies the odds to welcome a 'miracle' baby

A woman with two wombs who was told by doctors her chances of falling pregnant naturally “were halved” welcomed a miracle baby – conceived just a month after coming off the pill. Emma Johns, 27, was diagnosed with uterus didelphys – when the womb fails to fuse properly during gestation and forms two chambers – … Read more

Hong Kong defies ban to honor Tiananmen Square massacre victims

Hong Kong defies ban to honor Tiananmen Square massacre victims

Thousands of people in Hong Kong defiantly commemorated the Tiananmen Square massacre on Thursday, with a vigil despite one police ban while the territory witnesses Beijing, it expresses its freedoms in real time. Pro-democratic protesters are killed by Chinese government forces every year honored on June 4, 1989 in Hong Kong – one of the … Read more

Russian health minister defies Putin's orders to remove face mask during speech

Russian health minister defies Putin's orders to remove face mask during speech

The Russian health minister did not set an example after taking off his face mask during a speech while the country is in the throes of a growing corona virus crisis. Mikhail Murashko was exposed by his own MPs after shouting to him, “Take off the mask” and “Take it off.” During a plenary session … Read more