California Teen Charged With Biting Off Infant Son’s Nose

Joshua Cooper

An 18-year-old father has been arrested and charged with biting off his 1-month-old son’s nose.

Fairfield Police in California‚Äôs Bay Area responded to a call from the infant’s “hysterical” 17-year-old mother, who reported that her son’s nose was bleeding. The infant was transported to a hospital where he was diagnosed with a skull fracture and brain hemorrhage.

The baby daddy, Joshua Cooper, 18, was taken into police custody.

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Medical Minute: Blood Clot

Hillary Clinton blood clot

There is sad news to report today. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was hospitalized over the weekend with a blood clot.

A blood clot is a lump of red blood cells gelled together.

Mrs. Clinton fell at home and suffered a concussion earlier this month. She has not been seen publicly in 3 weeks. Doctors discovered the blood clot when they ran follow-up tests this weekend.

Clinton was immediately hospitalized and administered blood thinners to dissolve the clot (thrombolytics) and/or to prevent other clots from forming (anticoagulants).

Mrs. Clinton may have had a blood clot in her lung that traveled up her leg after being bedridden for 3 weeks. But the clot could have formed in her brain after she fell.

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