Midnight In The Desert — babies

Baby born four years after parents died in car crash

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Baby born four years after parents died in car crash

The son of a Chinese couple who died more than four years ago has been born to a surrogate mother, according to Chinese media. Shen Jie and Liu Xi had been married for two years when they decided to try in vitro fertilization. Five days before they were scheduled to transplant one of the fertilized embryos into Liu, the couple died in a car accident in March 2013 in the Chinese coastal province of Jiangsu. For the next three years, the parents of Shen and Liu fought for the rights to four frozen embryos left by their late children in...

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'Do I call the parents or the exorcist?' Babysitter spotted her young niece sleeping on her HEAD

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'Do I call the parents or the exorcist?' Babysitter spotted her young niece sleeping on her HEAD

Kids can warm your heart with the sweet things they say - or they can chill you to the bone with terrifying things they do. It was the latter experience that Mikaela Long, a California-based social media personality, recently had while babysitting her niece. In a tweet that has since gone viral, Mikaela revealed that she was spending one evening looking after the little girl when she spotted something hair-raising in the baby monitor. The girl was in her crib asleep as she was supposed to be, but it was the position she was sleeping in that was truly unnerving....

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Babysitter looks at monitor, sees baby in a handstand

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Babysitter looks at monitor, sees baby in a handstand

It looks like a scene straight out of a horror movie, but this was real life. this is my 1st time babysitting & idk where i went wrong but my niece is currently asleep on her head do i call the parents or the exorcist pic.twitter.com/bGaTCFSiCz— Mikaela Long (@MikaelaLong) October 9, 2016 Mikaela Long posted a photo on Twitter of a baby monitor showing her niece sleeping while in a handstand. Long, who has amassed a following on Twitter for being a popular Vine personality, wrote it was her first time babysitting. “Do I call the parents or the exorcist?”...

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Brain scans show how LSD mimics mind of a baby

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Brain scans show how LSD mimics mind of a baby

Scientists have for the first time scanned the brains of people using LSD and found the psychedelic drug frees the brain to become less compartmentalized and more like the mind of a baby. A research team led by scientists at Imperial College London said that while normally the brain works on independent networks performing separate functions such as vision, movement and hearing, under LSD the separateness of these networks breaks down, leading to a more unified system. "In many ways, the brain in the LSD state resembles the state our brains were in when we were infants: free and unconstrained,"...

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All the rumors about Zika that are not true, according to the WHO

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All the rumors about Zika that are not true, according to the WHO

he World Health Organization wants to set the record straight about Zika. The virus has been making headlines since the start of 2016 due to its rapid spread and its possible connection to cranial defects in infants whose mothers contract the virus while pregnant. Earlier this month, the WHO declared Zika to be a global health emergency, only the fourth time it has declared such a crisis in its 68-year history. Until this epidemic, only a limited amount of research had been conducted on Zika. It was such a minor, infrequently occurring virus there was wasn’t much of a need....

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