The newborn from Madhya Pradesh, India suffers from a rare heart defect called Ectopia Cordis, in which a baby's heart grows partially or entirely outside of the chest cavity. -AsiaOne
Eyeliner applied on the inside of the lash line is very likely to move into the eye itself and cause symptoms. -Brunei Times/ANN
One of Viet Nam's best doctors at the National Obstetrics Hospital refused to operate on a patient this week. -VNN/ANN
"I'm still young and I want to have children. If I already have children - I'm open to adoption, too - then I will do (the surgery)." -TNP
Social media sites specifically created for healthcare serve as places for patients and doctors to exchange messages online. -Japan News/ANN
Datuk Dr Kelvin Tan is in his 50s but this has not stopped him from enjoying sports like surfing, skiing and trampoline workouts. -The Star/ANN
Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) student Chia Xun An, 23, was diagnosed with clinical depression when he was just 10. -ST
Move will help meet demand from small groups using welfare services. -ST
A Japanese-US team said it has developed a new vaccine against Ebola that can prevent the deadly disease in monkeys exposed to dangerous levels of the virus. -Nikkei Asian Review
China faces a million deaths a year from antibiotic-resistant superbugs and a loss of US $20 trillion by 2050. -AFP