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Boy Finds Snail Growing Inside His Leg

Boy Finds Snail Growing Inside His Leg

We’ve all heard of having a frog in your throat, but what about a snail in your leg? Believe it or not, that’s the medical situation that happened to Paul Franklin, a 4-year-old boy from Aliso Viejo, California whose parents were shocked to find that a sea snail had been living in their son’s knee […]

Man Has 132-Pound Scrotum Fixed; Now Has 1-Inch Penis

Man Has 132-Pound Scrotum Fixed; Now Has 1-Inch Penis

It’s like a game of Would You Rather has come to life for a Las Vegas man. The dilemma: would you rather have a 130-pound scrotum or a one-inch penis? Poor Wesley Warren Jr., 49, has experienced both physical abnormalities in the span of just a few years. His genital issues arose in 2008 after […]

Man’s Runny Nose Is Actually Leaking Brain Fluid

Man's Runny Nose Is Actually Leaking Brain Fluid

Millions of us suffer from allergies, so when Phoenix’s Joe Nagy developed a runny nose one day, he didn’t think too much of it. It started out innocent enough, with a nose drip that would occur once or twice a week, but the frequency began to increase until eventually it was an everyday affair. As […]

Sleep Eating Woman Consumes a Day’s Worth of Food at Night

Lesley Cusack Sleep Eating Woman Eats a Day's Worth of Food at Night

Think you have a hard time losing weight? At least you’re not Lesley Cusack, a 55-year-old mother of three from Warrington, England, who suffers from a rare condition known as Sleep-Related Eating Disorder (SRED). Known commonly to the average person as “sleep eating,” SRED is a form of sleepwalking (or “somnambulism”) in which the sleeper […]

Weird Medical Condition of the Day: Diphallia; Or, Two Penises Are Better Than One

Juan Baptista dos Santos

To a certain segment of the male population (say, 90% of it), having two penises sounds like some sort of dream scenario full of functional and sexual possibilities, but the truth behind the very real syndrome is much less glamorous than the high-end porno you’d imagine. It’s called diphallia, and as you can guess, it’s […]