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Man Pretends To Be In A Coma For TWO Years To Avoid Court! This Is How He Conned Everyone!

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Alan Knight's two year tale of deception has left us absolutely stunned!

The 47-year-old of South Wales spent two years pretending to be a quadriplegic AND in a coma while under investigation for fraud against his elderly neighbor.

Police suspected and ultimately charged Knight with conning $64,000 from an elderly neighbor with Alzheimer's disease. To make matters worse, Knight was callous enough to use the vulnerable man's life savings for vacations and new cars.

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Paralyzed Man Walks Again After Nerve Cell Transplant! Cells Used For SMELLING Reconnected His Spine?!

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This is so incredible!! Way to go, science!

A paralyzed man was able to walk again after doctors performed an amazing procedure.

Doctors took olfactory cells (scent smelling cells) and transplanted them into the patient's spinal cord. The patient was paralyzed from the chest down after a knife attack severed his spine.

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Canadian Hospital Restores Blind Man's Sight With Bionic Eye!! The Future Is Here!!

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Ian Nichols, 76, has been blind for about 20 years due to a degenerative eye condition.

It's called retinitis pigmentosa and because of it, he knows what it's like to hold his grandchildren, but he's never seen them as they've grown.

Until now that is!!

Thanks to a Toronto hospital doing a study, Ian was able to get a "bionic eye!"

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Diem Brown Hospitalized Due To New Tumor & It's Delaying Her Chemo

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Diem Brown is just such an incredibly strong person.

She's beat ovarian cancer not just once… but twice!

The former MTV reality star recently had another health scare after she collapsed while filming a new reality show abroad. Doctors found she had multiple tumors, one of which was blocking her colon. Surgeries were had and recovery had begun.

[ Related: Diem Brown Reveals Sad Details About Her Hysterectomy ]

Well now, to add insult to injury, doctors have found a blockage in her kidneys.

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford To Undergo Chemotherapy To Treat Rare And Aggressive Cancer

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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has had a rough life lately.

He's dealt with substance abuse problems, seriously negative media portrayals and now something worse than it all:

Cancer.

Rob Ford was diagnosed with a rare, aggressive type of malignant tumor. No matter how he's handled his time in public office, that's so awful!

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News Anchor Takes Moment On Air To Announce He Only Has Months To Live! His Strength Is Incredible!

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Dave Benton is a TV news anchor in Illinois and he's been fighting brain cancer.

Sadly, his doctors told him his brain tumor had grown too large for radiation or surgery: He only has months left to live.

So during a newscast, he broke the news to the viewers he had been with for years, saying he's staying strong and even trying a new treatment.

The treatment isn't about

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Pianist Loses Both Hands, Then Receives Double Hand Transplant… Guess What He Can Do Now!!

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Richard Mangino is a Massachusetts man who lost both his arms and legs to an infection back in 2002.

He's now the world's first recipient of a successful double hand transplant!

The operation went down three years ago when a team of 40 doctors spent 12 hours giving him a donated pair of hands from a man who died of a brain hemorrhage.

Now that he has the hands, he's been getting used to them, gaining more mobility and sensation every day.

The best part?

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