Mother and Baby Beat Odds to Survive Cancer, Heart Defect

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_22b77ac73b.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (HOUSTON) -- Riki Graves seemed to have everything when she woke up on her 38th birthday in September 2013. She was eight weeks pregnant with her second child, in the best shape of her life and happier than ever. But later than day, she learned that a lump in her breast was cancerous.

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Sister Reveals Autistic Twin Brother's 'Super Powers'

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_2f232827ac.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (LOS ANGELES) -- When Jenn Medvin asked her daughter, Avery, what she wanted to be as an adult, the 6-year-old gave a range of answers from doctor to princess. But when Medvin asked Avery what she thought her twin brother Xander would be, the 6-year-old paused for a second before saying her diagnosed-autistic brother could be "Spider-Man."

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Eyebrow Transplants Enhance Fullness in Thinning Brows

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_77cecc2c7e.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Bold brows are back. The classic Audrey Hepburn look is now framing the faces of Hollywood A-listers such as Jennifer Connelly, the Olsen Twins and Cara Delevingne. For some women, though, years of overplucking mean it’s nearly impossible to achieve those thicker brows, so they’re turning to eyebrow transplants.

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Say Mutt??? Owning a Dog Can Make You Feel Younger

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_c3e3c586b3.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (FIFE, Scotland) -- Dog owners know they have to be on their toes if their pets are particularly perky. And while having a pooch can sometimes be exhausting, a researcher at St. Andrews University in Scotland says it can help people feel younger, especially if they’re 65 or older.

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It Takes More than Practice to Make Perfect

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2014-07_acc6f9a29c.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Practice improves performance, but it may not be enough to get you to the point of perfection. That’s the conclusion of a joint study by researchers from Rice University, Princeton University and Michigan State University, who looked into why repeated practice by those in sports, the arts, education and other professions catapults only a limited number to the very top of their fields of endeavor.

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