Posts Tagged ‘medical condition’

As the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders(DSM-5) is released in May, Yahoo is featuring first-person stories from Americans who are diagnosed with some of the most common mental health disorders in the United Startes. Here are some of therir stories. In the caption, you can click to their full [...]

Although not unheard of, the incidence of polydactylism, or being born with extra fingers and toes, doesn’t happen every day. The word derives from the ancient Greek (polus=many and daktulos=finger). Usually, the extra limbs are surgically removed. In the most unusual case of a baby boy born in China last year, a second penis was [...]