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The ‘fake’ nurse ‘worked for a year in a hospital’ and ‘dished out drugs illegally.’ Vancouver police have charged a woman with giving patients drugs such as sedatives and anesthetics without having the necessary qualifications. A woman has been charged with personation with intent and fraud over (dollar)5,000 after years of being accused of impersonating a nurse. This comes after she was caught giving drugs to patients even though she wasn’t qualified. According to a news release from Vancouver police, an employee at BC Women’s Hospital pretended to be a nurse from June 2020 to June 2021, prompting an investigation…

Brave child, 7, sheds skin ‘like a snake’ due to a rare, incurable disease. Kai Clay suffers from Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris, a rare and incurable skin illness that causes chronic inflammation and scaling, causing him to miss weeks of school. Despite suffering from an agonizing disease that causes him to shed his skin “like a snake,” a seven-year-old kid has been praised as “very brave” since he is always smiling. Kai Clay suffers from Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris (PRP), a rare and incurable skin illness that produces chronic inflammation and scaling, dry eyes, and swollen palms and soles that frequently crack…

Bloke is the world’s first patient to receive a 3D-printed eyeball. Steve Verze lost his left eye in his twenties and has worn prostheses ever since, which has made him self-conscious, but he has now become the world’s first person to have a 3D-printed eye. A Londoner has become the world’s first person to have a 3D-printed eyeball implanted. Steve Verze, now in his 40s, lost his left eye when he was 20 years old and has relied on prosthetics ever since, which must be updated every five years. According to the Daily Mail, the engineer said the plastic acrylic…

Patients were disfigured after a glam plastic surgeon’s “horror procedures” went wrong. WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Milena Carvalho has allegedly left her patients with bacterial infections and mental health issues after sharing her procedures with her 25k Instagram followers. Patients accuse a glam plastic surgeon of leaving them “disfigured” after “nightmare” operations in Brazil, prompting an investigation. Milena Carvalho, a clinic worker in Lago Sul, is accused of performing gruesome procedures that left clients “psychologically shaken,” and of telling one of them it was her fault for being fat. The Federal District Civil Police said they are investigating complaints after at…

After almost losing his leg in a terrifying e-scooter crash, a student is in intensive care. E-scooters are becoming more common on public roads in the United Kingdom, but they are not thought to be completely safe because they make no noise when in motion. After nearly losing a leg while riding an e-scooter on vacation, a 21-year-old student has filed a lawsuit. Eleanor Young was in Rome when a Smart Car slammed into her, breaking both of her legs and severing an artery. She was transported to a city hospital, where surgeons attempted to save her leg. Eleanor was…

A 22-year-old model who was mauled by a violent pit bull is hoping that £300,000 surgery can restore her smile. ***GRAPHIC IMAGES WARNING*** Brooklinn Khoury’s entire top lip was ripped off by a dog, and she has already had surgery to correct the damage caused by the vicious incident. A model who had her jaw ripped out in a dog attack is hoping that £300,000 surgery could restore her smile. Brooklinn Khoury, 22, had her top lip and a portion of her nose ripped off by an enraged pit dog who “shook her head like a toy,” she said. Brooklinn’s…

Due to an extremely unusual illness that affects only 12 other people, a teen can’t accumulate body fat. Dylan Lombard has MDP, a condition that prevents fatty tissue from accumulating beneath the skin. It causes a tiny lower jaw, ears, hearing, and skin tightening. Individuals stare at him, laugh at him, and “treat me differently” because he has a disability shared by only 12 other people, according to an 18-year-old. Dyland Lombard, from Glasgow, Scotland, suffers from Mandibular Hypoplasia with Deafness and Progeroid Features, an incredibly rare disorder (MDP). This means he can’t store fat in his body. It affects…

On a family caravan holiday, the mother-of-four died after’screaming in pain and collapsing in agony.’ Clare Machin died nearly two weeks after being admitted to the hospital after suffering a “catastrophic event” in her brain known as a subarachnoid haemorrhage. During a family vacation, a mother died after screaming in pain and collapsing. Clare Machin, 39, was on a weekend caravan break in North Wales with her 11-year-old son Aflie and her partner when she awoke with a severe headache. “She woke up with a horrific pain in her head,” Clare’s cousin, Jacquie Gaffney, 52, told the Liverpool Echo. Before…

In an explosion, a Special Forces soldier lost his testicles and ‘p***ed blood for a week.’ During his second tour in Afghanistan, Justin Lascek lost both his testicles and legs to an improvised explosive device, rendering him unable to poo and peeing blood for a week. After losing both his testicles and legs in a horrific explosion, a special forces soldier didn’t “s*** for a week and p***ed blood for a week.” Justin Lascek is a US Army Green Beret Special Forces Medical Sergeant who was seriously injured by an improvised explosive device on his second tour to Afghanistan in…

Before life support is switched off, a Covid patient wakes up, and the family purchases a headstone. Bettina Lerman, 69, of Maine, USA, awoke just before her life support system was to be turned off, but her family had already picked her gravestone and coffin. After contracting Covid-19, a woman on a ventilator suddenly awoke on the day her life support unit was to be turned off – and her family had already picked a headstone for her. Bettina Lerman, from Maine, had failed to respond to physicians’ attempts to revive her from a coma, forcing her family to make…

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