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11-year-old who met Drake speaks out after heart transplant surgery: ‘I felt more alive’
Sep19

11-year-old who met Drake speaks out after heart transplant surgery: ‘I felt more alive’

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago(CHICAGO) — The 11-year-old girl in desperate need of a new heart who was surprised by Drake last month in a heartwarming viral video spoke out after her successful heart transplant surgery, sayi…

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Dancers with disabilities slay in jaw-dropping video
Sep19

Dancers with disabilities slay in jaw-dropping video

Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital (GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.) — They call it “rehability”: the intersection of rehabilitation and ability. We call it “slaying.”No matter what you call it, prepared to get inspired by a video created by Mary Free Bed Reha…

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Yogurt: A good source of vitamins, minerals…and sugar
Sep19

Yogurt: A good source of vitamins, minerals…and sugar

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — New research published in the British Medical Journal today reminds us that it might be time to scrutinize our yogurt labels more closely.Yogurt is a good source of protein, calcium, and vitamins like B2 and B12. It also …

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The LPGA is one of the only women’s leagues to provide league-wide child care for its players
Sep19

The LPGA is one of the only women’s leagues to provide league-wide child care for its players

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Like most expectant parents, Sydnee Michaels was overcome with emotions, questions and fears when she found out she was pregnant.But one thing she wasn’t worried about? Having proper child care once she returned to work.T…

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Infant walkers provide no benefit, cause much harm: Study
Sep18

Infant walkers provide no benefit, cause much harm: Study

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BY: DR. NICKY MEHTANI
(NEW YORK) — More than 230,000 children under 15 months of age were treated in U.S. hospital emergency departments between 1990 and 2014 due to infant walker-related injuries, according to a new study published …

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Mom asks thief to return 8-year-old’s wheelchair stolen from outside their home
Sep18

Mom asks thief to return 8-year-old’s wheelchair stolen from outside their home

WPVI-TV(PHILADELPHIA) — A mother is asking for her son’s wheelchair to be returned in one piece after she said it was stolen from outside her Philadelphia home last weekend. Ryan Lewis, 8, has cerebral palsy and depends on the customized electric whee…

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