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Thursday, April 14, 2011

Teen yawns but her mouth won't close

Be careful when you yawn. Your mouth could lock open.
Holly Thompson of Northampton, UK was attending a lecture on politics. And then she yawned.
The 17-year-old resident of Kingsthorpe could not close her mouth. Yikes!

Japan's first child organ transplant donor

This news is not for the weak at heart.
A boy less than 15 years old was confirmed to be brain dead in an unidentified hospital in the Kanto-Koshinetsu region of Japan at 7:37 Tuesday after he figured from a vehicular accident, in a report from the Yomiuri Shimbun.
The first brain death diagnosis was made at 20:25 Monday.
With his family's consent, he will become the nation's first child to become a multiple-organ donor.