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HEALTH

Photos: Meet the fattest man in the world

Jon Brower Minnoch was an American man, who at his peak weight, was said to be the heaviest human ever recorded, weighing about 1,400 lbs (635 kilograms; 100 stone). However, this figure was a just a close estimation because his tremendous size, lack of mobility, and declining health prevented the use of a scale. The Washington man Minnoch suffered from a condition named generalized edema, which is believed to have contributed considerably to his bulk. The condition causes abnormal accumulation of fluid in

  2 years ago ago
Photos: Meet the fattest man in the world

CRIME

Boyfriend tortured partner with Axe and made her watch as he shot their two-years-old daughter dead

A mother-of-one whose sister and young niece were violently murdered by her boyfriend is now urging other women to leave abusive partners. Jeannette Chambers, 44, of Sudbury, Suffolk, was devastated when her sister, Chrissie, then 38, and her niece Shania, two, were brutally killed in June 2011 by Chrissie's ex-boyfriend David Oakes, then 50. Oakes tortured Chrissie, bludgeoning her with an axe and forcing her to watch him shoot their daughter in the head, before shooting her dead. The slayings happened t

  3 years ago ago
Boyfriend tortured partner with Axe and made her watch as he shot their two-years-old daughter dead

HEALTH

Covid19 How To Make Your Own Face Masks At Home

Covid19 How To Make Your Own Face Masks At Home It's difficult to keep your distance in a grocery store or pharmacy, so now the CDC says we should wear a homemade mask in public to slow the spread of the coronavirus particularly in areas with high community transmission. Officials don't want healthy people using medical masks because of fears they would buy them all (kind of like toilet paper) and not leave them for health care workers. Please note that masks don't need to be professional grade to help figh

  2 years ago ago
Covid19 How To Make Your Own Face Masks At Home