OMG, doctors and interns at the Cape Fear Valley Medical Center are in big doo dah after they tried to induce labor on a patient and when that failed they gave her a cesarian only to discover out she wasn’t pregnant. Whoopsie! Oh dear and to make matter worse it was an intern who made the original diagnosis. Not to worry, doctors have been sent letters of concern. You can read more about the farce here.
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A Scottish man, who was told by doctors 20 years ago he had the incurable Huntingdon’s disease, has now been told he hasn’t. Ecstatic? Nope, extremely pissed, both his wife and daughter had terminated pregnancies for fear of passing on the disease. Oh and not to mention his living in fear that the symptoms would eventually rear their ugly head.