Parents cherish fragile girls who suffered 12 broken bones between them in their first week of life

The China doll twins: Parents cherish fragile girls who suffered 12 broken bones between them in their first week of lifeAmy and Ava are so fragile that even cradling them could break their ribs Mother Charmaine was 23 weeks pregnant when she was told her girls could have a severe bone deformity but didn't want to terminate themBabies appeared healthy after birth but a scan 11 days later revealed how delicate they wereAva broke her arm while being bathed while Amy broke her ribs wriggling in her cot | UPDATED: 19:35 GMT, 12 December 2012 The parents of twin girls have revealed they can't even cradle them, because they suffer from a rare condition which means they are as fragile as china dolls.

Oscar the dog crosses the Golden Gate Bridge and flies over the Grand Canyon in latest leg of world tour

From kennel to cockpit: Oscar the dog catches a helicopter over the Grand Canyon and hops on a hot air balloon in latest leg of world tourFurry flier is well used to planes after visiting more than 30 countriesHe was adopted from a kennel by owner Joanne Lefson and now the tiny traveller helps her raise awareness about the plight of unwanted dogs

Man posts himself to girlfriend as a prank but almost dies when couriers lose delivery address for THREE HOURS

Man posts himself to girlfriend as a prank – but almost dies when couriers lose delivery address for THREE HOURS Sealed box was too thick for him to bore an air-hole in itCourier service did not know there was a person insideThey said that even animals have to be transported in special containers

Bionic hands: Chinese man spends eight years building himself new arms after DIY accident

Chinese man spends eight years building himself bionic hands after DIY accident (well, he was building a bomb to go fishing)Sun Jifa, 51, lost both his hands when a bomb he was creating for blast fishing in Guanmashan, Jilin province, northern China, exploded Could not afford hospital”s prosthetic arms so made his own

The girl who looks like an animal: Chinese schoolgirl, 6, covered in thick black FUR because of rare condition that affects one in a billion

Tragic story of the Chinese schoolgirl, 6, covered in thick black FUR because of rare condition that affects one in a billion. It is a condition which has resulted in little Liu Jiangli going through more trauma in her six years than most people do in a lifetime.

The little boy who was born with no eyes (but loves playing with a torch because he can still sense the light)

The little boy who was born with no eyes (but loves playing with a torch because he can still sense the light)Doctors found he had an eye under the skin on his left socketThey cannot remove skin because the eye underneath has no lensHis parents hope he will be able to have an artificial eye fitted once he is 16 | UPDATED: 12:29 GMT, 6 June 2012 This is the boy who was born with no eyes, but is heartbreakingly happy when shining a torch at his face.

Man has surgery to remove tumour the size of a FOOTBALL from his face

Man has surgery to remove tumour the size of a FOOTBALL from his face | UPDATED: 22:29 GMT, 18 May 2012 Chen Jianguo before his face tumour was removed earlier this month A homeless Chinese man has undergone surgery to have a tumour the size of a football removed from his face.