After heart transplant, mom hears late infant son’s heartbeat in another baby
Jan21

After heart transplant, mom hears late infant son’s heartbeat in another baby

ABCNews.com(TULSA, Okla.) — Four years after Nikita Nash was forced to part with her dying baby, she remarkably heard his heartbeat again in the body of another child.Nash lost her son Lucas in 2014 when he was only 6 months old.Incredibly, after the …

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Adolescence now lasts from age 10 to 24
Jan21

Adolescence now lasts from age 10 to 24

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Adolescence now spans the ages of 10 to 24, scientists say. A new report suggests an earlier onset of puberty and better “understanding of continued growth” well into early adulthood should prompt scientists t…

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Blind teen meets the woman who saved his life 15 years ago: ‘It was beautiful’
Jan20

Blind teen meets the woman who saved his life 15 years ago: ‘It was beautiful’

ABC News(LEVITTOWN, New York) — After one New York mother gave birth to her first and only child, she was devastated to learn just four months later that he had a rare genetic disorder that would leave him blind.But, fortunately for Tracey Dones, her …

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Three easy parenting resolutions for 2018
Jan20

Three easy parenting resolutions for 2018

Creatas/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to be a better parent in 2018, you’re not alone.From screen time to alone time, here are a few easy ways to make the whole family happier in 2018:Problem: Too much scr…

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Federal officials say flu epidemic has killed at least 30 children
Jan19

Federal officials say flu epidemic has killed at least 30 children

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A deadly flu epidemic spreading across the nation has now claimed the lives of at least 30 children, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday.The CDC’s latest influenza-associated pediatric mortalit…

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Workshop gives special-needs children a chance to dance with real-life ballerinas
Jan19

Workshop gives special-needs children a chance to dance with real-life ballerinas

Orlando Health(ORLANDO, Fla.) — Sarai Arce loves to dance. The 6-year-old loves the poses. Dancing, she said, makes her “happy.”When Sarai was born, her mother, Wanda Arce of Orlando, Florida, said, she was diagnosed with brittle bone disease. Doctors…

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