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Paralysis cure, Ebola, new vaginas...and other medical stories of 2014

<b>With a revolutionary new therapy letting a man take his first steps after being paralysed and the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa, it has been a year of incredible highs and devastating lows.</b><p>It has seen hints that HIV is getting milder as well as new vaginas and old wombs being transplanted …

Disease

How To Really Let Go Of Stress On Vacation, From Someone Who Does It For A Living

Travel Channel personality Samantha Brown has made a career doing what most can only dream of: exploring the world and experiencing just about everything that travel has to offer. She has spent the last 14 years out of a suitcase in airports and hotels, taking viewers on journeys to discover the …

Greatist Workout of the Day: Tuesday, November 11th

<i>This series of GWODs was designed especially for Greatist by Bodeefit. For more information about the exercises in this workout, or to see video</i> …

Workouts

Adventurous Mountaineers Scale the Alps for Incredible Photos

Although these stunning images might look like the work of Photoshop magic, photographer Robert Bsch (or Robert Boesch) captured these campaign photos for the Swiss mountaineering brand Mammut by carefully coordinating an entire team of mountaineers on the snowy Alps. Racing against time and …

Mountaineering

Murakami

His Camera Takes Us To The World 'We Must Preserve'

<i>They're silvery and stunning — and their beauty bears a message.</i><p>"Genesis" <i>is a new exhibit of more than 200 black-and-white images from the noted Brazilian photographer</i> Sebastiao Salgado. <i>He wants to show us what the world and its peoples look like now, how climate change has already had an impact —</i> …

Alex Salmond to quit as Scottish First Minister

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1109000/1109685_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534495722_f1b2fda96cd7b9a2196582d23be4d0d7<p><b>Alex Salmond is to step down as Scottish first minister after voters rejected independence.</b><p>He will also resign as leader of the Scottish National Party …

Scotland

Pictures of the Week 9.18.14