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California infant diagnosed with incredibly rare, incurable genetic disorder

The parents of a nearly 8-month-old California boy are searching high and low for answers after he became one of an estimated 50 people to ever be diagnosed with a genetic disorder that currently has no treatment or cure. Continue reading

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Meghan Markle gives birth: Will baby have Prince Harry’s red hair?

We know that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle welcomed a 7 pound, 3-ounce baby boy on Monday morning, but what we don’t yet know is whether the son of one of the world’s most famous redheads shares his dad’s “ginger” locks.  Continue reading

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Baby girl born with 2 formed teeth shocks mom, doctors

A first-time mom was shocked to discover that her newborn entered the world with two fully formed teeth, which she only discovered after she went to feed her for the first time. Continue reading

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CDC’s chicken washing warning sparks fierce debate: ‘You sound crazy’

The CDC certainly had some cooks steaming over their tweet last week that advised consumers to stop washing raw chicken before cooking it. Continue reading

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Mom shares last photo of ‘healthy’ newborn taken hours before undetected group B strep death

A grieving mother has shared the last family photo that includes her seemingly healthy baby taken just hours before the infant died from an undetected infection. Continue reading

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Hundreds of promgoers potentially exposed to hepatitis A after venue worker tests positive

Students at two Florida high schools may have been exposed to hepatitis A after a worker at the venue that hosted their proms tested positive for the virus. Continue reading

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Oklahoma dad suffers stroke after cracking neck

An Oklahoma man is recovering from a harrowing medical ordeal after he did what millions of Americans do every day and cracked his neck, only to land in the hospital for a stroke. Continue reading

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London Marathon runners taunted about weight, speed, pacer claims

Runners competing in the London Marathon allegedly endured taunts about weight and speed while completing their 26.2 miles last Sunday, an official race pacer claims. Continue reading

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CDC: Stop washing your raw chicken

Health officials once again warned consumers about the dangers of washing raw chicken before cooking it, citing the risk of spreading harmful bacteria to utensils or other foods. Continue reading

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Girl, 4, dons Stormtrooper costume to mark end of cancer treatment

An adorable 4-year-old marking a triumphant moment at the end of her cancer treatment donned a Stormtrooper costume as she rang her hospital’s ceremonial bell. Continue reading

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Boy who suffered fatal allergic reaction to cheese thrown down shirt given expired EpiPen, court hears

The 13-year-old boy who tragically died from a severe allergic reaction after a classmate threw cheese down his shirt two years ago was allegedly yelling that he “was going to die” moments before being given an expired EpiPen, according to court testim… Continue reading

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Mom whose search for bone marrow donor while pregnant with twins went viral needs another match

A California mother who gave birth to twins in December and then underwent a bone marrow transplant to treat leukemia after her search for a donor went viral said she is in need of another one. Continue reading

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Devout Christian couple weds in hospital so groom can live with bride during home recovery

A Kentucky couple looking to stay true to their devout Christian beliefs decided to get married in a hospital chapel so that the 73-year-old groom could help care for his 67-year-old bride who was recovering from hip surgery. Continue reading

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Woman unable to close mouth, eyes after alleged botched surgery defies odds

A 28-year-old Virginia woman has defied doctors’ expectations to become a disability rights advocate and health and fitness blogger after her parents were allegedly told that she wouldn’t survive birth, and if she did, she wouldn’t be able to walk or t… Continue reading

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Woman born with rare cyst condition defies odds, becomes disability rights advocate

A 28-year-old Virginia woman has defied doctors’ expectations to become a disability rights advocate and health and fitness blogger after her parents were allegedly told that she wouldn’t survive birth, and if she did, she wouldn’t be able to walk or t… Continue reading

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Woman runs 18 miles of London Marathon on broken ankle

After four months of training to run 26.2 miles, Siobhan O’Keeffe wasn’t going to let a broken ankle at mile 8 stop her from completing the London Marathon. Continue reading

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Mom rips anti-vaxxers after infant son contracts measles: ‘100% preventable’

A California mother whose 5-month-old son contracted the measles virus posted heartbreaking photos of her infant suffering from a head-to-toe rash in an effort to urge others to get their children vaccinated. Continue reading

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Ohio man recovering from flesh-eating bacteria infection after visiting Florida

An Ohio man who was visiting family in Florida on spring break when he suddenly felt ill is miraculously on the road to recovery with all limbs intact after doctors diagnosed him with a flesh-eating bacteria infection in his foot. Continue reading

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Texas toddler lands in ICU after swallowing dad’s watch battery

A Texas mother is warning about the dangers of everyday household objects after her toddler required emergency surgery to remove a watch battery from her esophagus.  Continue reading

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‘Brady Bunch’ star Maureen McCormick slams anti-vaxxers for using Marcia measles meme

Anti-vaxxers circulating memes from an old episode of the “Brady Bunch” in which all of the kids come down with the measles has drawn the ire of one of the show’s former stars – who said the virus is no laughing matter. Continue reading

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