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Aljazeera
Several Yemeni hospitals 'on verge of shut down'Major hospitals in Yemen have been struggling to function due to a supply short
Several Yemeni hospitals 'on verge of shut down'
Aljazeera / Posted 12 hours ago
Major hospitals in Yemen have been struggling to function due to a supply shortages caused by the increased fighting between Houthi rebels and forces loyal to the exiled President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi. The main hospital in rebel-held capital,... Read more
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Daily Examiner
YOUR STORY: Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseasesWE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find
YOUR STORY: Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseases
Daily Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
WE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find it hard to believe so much can happen to one family. We are struggling financially as our primary breadwinner has to relocate to Melbourne to be able to support the... Read more
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Northern Star
YOUR STORY: Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseasesWE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find
YOUR STORY: Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseases
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
WE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find it hard to believe so much can happen to one family. We are struggling financially as our primary breadwinner has to relocate to Melbourne to be able to support the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseasesWE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find
Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseases
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
WE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find it hard to believe so much can happen to one family. We are struggling financially as our primary breadwinner has to relocate to Melbourne to be able to support the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
YOUR STORY: Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseasesWE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find
YOUR STORY: Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseases
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
WE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find it hard to believe so much can happen to one family. We are struggling financially as our primary breadwinner has to relocate to Melbourne to be able to support the... Read more
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Queensland Times
Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseasesWE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find
Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseases
Queensland Times / Posted 3 days ago
WE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find it hard to believe so much can happen to one family. We are struggling financially as our primary breadwinner has to relocate to Melbourne to be able to support the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseasesWE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find
Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseases
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
WE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find it hard to believe so much can happen to one family. We are struggling financially as our primary breadwinner has to relocate to Melbourne to be able to support the... Read more
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News Mail
Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseasesWE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find
Sorry saga of family plagued by chronic diseases
News Mail / Posted 3 days ago
WE HAVE a long and complicated medical history and most people we talk to find it hard to believe so much can happen to one family. We are struggling financially as our primary breadwinner has to relocate to Melbourne to be able to support the... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Inquest opens on Oswestry chef « Shropshire StarStephen Jones, 27, of The Beeches, Morda, Oswestry, died on August 19, five day
Inquest opens on Oswestry chef « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 3 days ago
Stephen Jones, 27, of The Beeches, Morda, Oswestry, died on August 19, five days after the accident on the A49 just north of Craven Arms. A post mortem gave the cause of death as a traumatic brain injury. Coroner for Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin,... Read more
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Horse and Hound
14 galloping grannies (who probably go faster than you) *PICTURES*Leaping giant hedges, out-galloping teenagers and always the first to tackle th
14 galloping grannies (who probably go faster than you) *PICTURES*
Horse and Hound / Posted 4 days ago
Leaping giant hedges, out-galloping teenagers and always the first to tackle the biggest ditches out hunting — the horsey world is full of senior riders whose bravery in the saddle keeps them young at heart. Do you recognise any of these... Read more
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Time
9 Science-Backed Reasons to Own a DogLoyal, protective, and always happy to see you, the dog has been a human compan
9 Science-Backed Reasons to Own a Dog
Time / Posted 4 days ago
Loyal, protective, and always happy to see you, the dog has been a human companion for more than 18,000 years, making it one of the first domesticated animals in history. Don’t just take our word for it. Scientists have proof that dogs make us... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Should Provide Anti-Shock Garment for HospitalsThe maternal mortality rate in Nigeria is still alarming, but if the Federal Go
Government Should Provide Anti-Shock Garment for Hospitals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The maternal mortality rate in Nigeria is still alarming, but if the Federal Government provides anti-shock garments for hospitals in the country, such deaths will be reduced, expert has said. The former Chairperson of the Lagos State Primary Health... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Sisters 'doing awesome'Twins Zayne (left) and Zoey Espayos have both undergone successful bone marrow
Sisters 'doing awesome'
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Twins Zayne (left) and Zoey Espayos have both undergone successful bone marrow transplants. The sisters, who live in Hamiota, turn two years old on Sunday. (SUBMITTED) Zayne and Zoey’s older sister Zachi, middle, donated bone marrow last year to try... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Should gay men be allowed to donate blood?The 60-day comment period for the FDA proposal to revise its previous recommend
Should gay men be allowed to donate blood?
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
The 60-day comment period for the FDA proposal to revise its previous recommendation of a lifetime ban against gay and bisexual men donating blood has closed and the FDA is reviewing and considering all comments in finalizing the guidance. For the... Read more
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FOX News
Sister donates bone marrow to girl battling rare diseaseA 7-year-old Massachusetts girl is celebrating a week home with her family afte
Sister donates bone marrow to girl battling rare disease
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
A 7-year-old Massachusetts girl is celebrating a week home with her family after undergoing a lifesaving bone marrow transplant which was made possible through her younger sister. Sydney Darragh was diagnosed with Diamond Black Fan anemia when she... Read more
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iol.co.za
Brave girl’s long wait for transplantCAPE ARGUSZyaan Makda, 13, has been waiting for bone marrow transplant for the
Brave girl’s long wait for transplant
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
CAPE ARGUSZyaan Makda, 13, has been waiting for bone marrow transplant for the past seven years. With her is her mother, Fameda Govender. Photo: Cindy Waxa Cape Town - Walking into 13-year-old Zyaan Makda’s room, one is met with a sense of calm and... Read more
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FOX 25 Boston
Upton sister share life-saving bond that runs deeper than bloodUPTON, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) - For 38 days 7-year-old Sydney Darragh was a pa
Upton sister share life-saving bond that runs deeper than blood
FOX 25 Boston / Posted 5 days ago
UPTON, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) - For 38 days 7-year-old Sydney Darragh was a patient at Dana-Farber Boston Children’s Cancer Center, but now after a week at home she couldn’t be happier. Sydney underwent a treatment to cure her rare blood disorder,... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Local transfusion recipient, 11, shares her story ahead of blood driveJohnson City, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The Back to School Blood Drive begins Friday
Local transfusion recipient, 11, shares her story ahead of blood drive
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 6 days ago
Johnson City, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The Back to School Blood Drive begins Friday. This year, it's being held in honor of a Emily Blank, a local girl who recently needed a blood transfusion. "It's weird," Blank said. "I never thought I would need... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
NKLA Adoption Pets Of The Week: Reef & AlphonsoThe NKLA Pet Adoption Center has adoptable dogs and cats from featured NKLA Coa
NKLA Adoption Pets Of The Week: Reef & Alphonso
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
The NKLA Pet Adoption Center has adoptable dogs and cats from featured NKLA Coalition partners, including Reef and Alphonso. Select cats and kittens are $9 to adopt in August. All pets are spayed or neutered, microchipped and vaccinated. All... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Red Cross Urges Nigerians to Donate Blood Twice YearlyAwka — Vice chairman of the Nigeria Red Cross Society, Anambra State chapter, P
Red Cross Urges Nigerians to Donate Blood Twice Yearly
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Awka — Vice chairman of the Nigeria Red Cross Society, Anambra State chapter, Prof. Peter Katchy has urged residents to imbibe the habit of donating blood twice a year in order to meet the blood requirement in the state. He made the appeal during an... Read more
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The Advocate
Congress, Don't Let Down Ryan WhitePresident Clinton signs the Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency A
Congress, Don't Let Down Ryan White
The Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
President Clinton signs the Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency Act Amendments of 1996 at the White House. Standing behind Clinton are (left to right) Jeanne White, mother of Ryan, White House Aide Patsy Fleming, Sen. Bill Frist (R-TN),... Read more
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birminghammail
Kingstanding mum's joy after being told baby had diedMEET Paige Langston, the miracle twin girl doctors believed had died in the wom
Kingstanding mum's joy after being told baby had died
birminghammail / Posted 7 days ago
MEET Paige Langston, the miracle twin girl doctors believed had died in the womb. Mum Lisa Cornish, aged 27, was devastated to be told at the 20-week scan that one of her babies had died. But heartbreak turned to joy nine days later when a follow-up... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Teenager stabbed boy leaving him fighting for his life after gang war shooting in FormbyA teenager stabbed a boy leaving him fighting for his life after a gang war sho
Teenager stabbed boy leaving him fighting for his life after gang war shooting in Formby
Liverpool Echo / Posted 7 days ago
A teenager stabbed a boy leaving him fighting for his life after a gang war shooting in William Cowley, 17, plunged a knife into a fellow 17-year-old’s kidney in an alleyway off Brows Lane on May 21 this year. Liverpool Crown Court heard the... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Deferral policy ensures blood donation safetyRestrictions are still necessary to ensure the safety of blood being used daily
Deferral policy ensures blood donation safety
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Restrictions are still necessary to ensure the safety of blood being used daily to save lives. While the risk of acquiring HIV infections through blood transfusion in 2015 is estimated to be one in 1.5 million, the numbers don't reflect a need to... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Your Story: Blood donors saved my lifeI WANTED to share my story and encourage people to donate blood and plasma. Fo
Your Story: Blood donors saved my life
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
I WANTED to share my story and encourage people to donate blood and plasma. Four weeks ago I fell ill and thought it was a simple bladder infection. I had typical symptoms - bladder pressure, blood in the urine, feeling uncomfortable. After a few... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DSWD acts on baby-slapping mom; newborn still in ICUThe Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will be taking custody
DSWD acts on baby-slapping mom; newborn still in ICU
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will be taking custody of the infant who was shown being slapped repeatedly by his mother in a video that went viral on social media last week. Social Welfare Secretary Dinky Soliman said the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Blood donors saved my lifeI WANTED to share my story and encourage people to donate blood and plasma. Fo
Blood donors saved my life
The Daily Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
I WANTED to share my story and encourage people to donate blood and plasma. Four weeks ago I fell ill and thought it was a simple bladder infection. I had typical symptoms - bladder pressure, blood in the urine, feeling uncomfortable. After a few... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Blood donors saved my lifeI WANTED to share my story and encourage people to donate blood and plasma. Fo
Blood donors saved my life
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
I WANTED to share my story and encourage people to donate blood and plasma. Four weeks ago I fell ill and thought it was a simple bladder infection. I had typical symptoms - bladder pressure, blood in the urine, feeling uncomfortable. After a few... Read more
3 related stories
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News Mail
Blood donors saved my lifeI WANTED to share my story and encourage people to donate blood and plasma. Fo
Blood donors saved my life
News Mail / Posted 8 days ago
I WANTED to share my story and encourage people to donate blood and plasma. Four weeks ago I fell ill and thought it was a simple bladder infection. I had typical symptoms - bladder pressure, blood in the urine, feeling uncomfortable. After a few... Read more
3 related stories
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Inquirier.net
DSWD to take custody of baby slapped by mom in viral videoThe Department of Social Welfare and Development will be taking custody of the
DSWD to take custody of baby slapped by mom in viral video
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
The Department of Social Welfare and Development will be taking custody of the infant who was shown being slapped by his mother in a video, which went viral on social media last week. Social Welfare Secretary Corazon Soliman said the young mother... Read more
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Nodaway News Leader
Grispino, Haer named to hospital leadership roles SSM Health St. Francis Hospital President Mike Baumgartner has announced that
Grispino, Haer named to hospital leadership roles
Nodaway News Leader / Posted 9 days ago
 SSM Health St. Francis Hospital President Mike Baumgartner has announced that Frank Grispino has accepted the position of vice president of operations. Grispino will provide oversight for orthopedics, occupational injury, preschool and child care... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Blood Transfusion Services Dear to First Lady's Heart - Health MinisterThe minister of Health and Social Welfare said blood transfusion services are d
Blood Transfusion Services Dear to First Lady's Heart - Health Minister
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The minister of Health and Social Welfare said blood transfusion services are dear to the First Lady of The Gambia, Her Excellency Madam Zineb Yahya Jammeh, who he said champions the course. Dr. Omar Sey made this remark on Tuesday during the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNDP, Others Boost Health Ministry With Medical EquipmentThe Ministry of Health and Social Welfare Tuesday received medical equipment fr
UNDP, Others Boost Health Ministry With Medical Equipment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The Ministry of Health and Social Welfare Tuesday received medical equipment from a partner organization based in China, as well as WFP and the UNDP, which also made presentations of various items and equipment. At the presentation held at the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Courageous Darlington student sat GCSE exams while undergoing blood transfusionsShe underwent several blood transfusions and tests revealed she was suffering f
Courageous Darlington student sat GCSE exams while undergoing blood transfusions
Northern Echo / Posted 10 days ago
She underwent several blood transfusions and tests revealed she was suffering from ulcerative colitis, a dangerous long-term condition that inflames the bowel. The condition was so severe that she had to have her large bowel removed and she was also... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Tributes paid to talented Oswestry chef in horsebox crash tragedy « Shropshire StarSteve Jones, 27, who had been working as a sous chef at the Lake Vyrnwy Hotel a
Tributes paid to talented Oswestry chef in horsebox crash tragedy « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 10 days ago
Steve Jones, 27, who had been working as a sous chef at the Lake Vyrnwy Hotel and Spa in Llanwddyn until two weeks ago, was seriously injured in the accident on the A49 just north of Craven Arms. Mr Jones, from Oswestry, died in hospital on Tuesday,... Read more
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Northern Echo
Success for courageous Darlington student who sat GCSE exams while undergoing blood transfusions in hospitalShe underwent several blood transfusions and tests revealed she was suffering f
Success for courageous Darlington student who sat GCSE exams while undergoing blood transfusions in hospital
Northern Echo / Posted 10 days ago
She underwent several blood transfusions and tests revealed she was suffering from ulcerative colitis, a dangerous long-term condition that inflames the bowel. The condition was so severe that she had to have her large bowel removed and she was also... Read more
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MedCity News
From Fit4D to Zephyr, a roundup of 4 digital health fundraisesIt has been a frenetic week of digital health fundraising news. From customized
From Fit4D to Zephyr, a roundup of 4 digital health fundraises
MedCity News / Posted 11 days ago
It has been a frenetic week of digital health fundraising news. From customized programs for diabetes patients delivered by a personal coach to estimating blood loss during surgery, here’s a roundup of how much companies raised and what kind of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Red Cross Appeals for Blood Donation in AnambraThe Nigeria Red Cross Society has appealed to residents of Anambra to donate bl
Red Cross Appeals for Blood Donation in Anambra
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Nigeria Red Cross Society has appealed to residents of Anambra to donate blood at least two times a year to meet the state's requirements. The Vice-Chairman of the Anambra chapter of the society, Prof. Peter Katchy, told the News Agency of... Read more
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The Hindu
Dengue: The disease that stingsAs many as 1,107 out of the total 2,919 cases of Dengue across the State so far
Dengue: The disease that stings
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
As many as 1,107 out of the total 2,919 cases of Dengue across the State so far this year are from Bengaluru and surrounding areas. Here is one issue that is likely to sting the new Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) council. Like every year,... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Little Patients, Big Miracles: Catie PhillipsAugust 19, 2015/News 12 at 6 o'clock AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- It was supposed to
Little Patients, Big Miracles: Catie Phillips
News 12 Augusta / Posted 11 days ago
August 19, 2015/News 12 at 6 o'clock AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- It was supposed to be a normal c-section. But when their baby girl was born, she was seriously ill. So much so, that her father had to make a heart breaking decision to leave his wife... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'I wish my mum could die like my beloved dog'The euthanasia debate is difficult and contentious and deeply personal. Photo /
'I wish my mum could die like my beloved dog'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
The euthanasia debate is difficult and contentious and deeply personal. Photo / iStock My beloved 12-year-old Labrador, Cuba, was put peacefully to sleep two weeks ago. I did not expect the grieving process to be easy, but in the long days... Read more
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Daily Mail
I wish my mum could die like my beloved dog: We put pets out of their misery - yet leave the elderly to suffer and deterio
I wish my mum could die like my beloved dog
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
: We put pets out of their misery - yet leave the elderly to suffer and deteriorate Linda Kelsey's mother has Parkinson's disease, anxiety and depression The 87-year-old continually asked to die before... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Heartbreaking revelation means young couple have just a month to plan weddingWhere Lauren and Ben may differ to other newlyweds is the heartbreaking story b
Heartbreaking revelation means young couple have just a month to plan wedding
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
Where Lauren and Ben may differ to other newlyweds is the heartbreaking story behind their journey to the altar. It's a journey which has forced them to shorten their engagement dramatically, and set up a Gofundme page so they can marry before... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UFIHP Donates Blood to NBTSThe Unity Foundation for Islamic and Humanitarian Purposes recently donated blo
UFIHP Donates Blood to NBTS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Unity Foundation for Islamic and Humanitarian Purposes recently donated blood to the National Blood Transfusion Services at the Edward Francis Small Teaching Hospital. The charitable foundation was registered at the Ministry of Justice and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tragic dog accidentally caught in bee swarm could die without treatmentBeautiful Dakota ended up in a cloud of the honey monsters on August 12, but th
Tragic dog accidentally caught in bee swarm could die without treatment
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
Beautiful Dakota ended up in a cloud of the honey monsters on August 12, but the effects were so awful that vets are worried she might not pull through without urgent medical help. Her owner Daniel Winger has started a Go Fund Me page to try and... Read more
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The Irish Times
Protect your unborn child from their older siblings A virus that is often passed from a child to their pregnant mother can result
Protect your unborn child from their older siblings
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
A virus that is often passed from a child to their pregnant mother can result in babies being born with hearing loss or epilepsy Passed on through body fluids, pregnant women usually catch... Read more
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People Magazine
Should Ronda Rousey Be Marvel's First Solo Female Superhero?1. Black CanaryKnown as Dinah Lance to her friends, the DC Comics character Bla
Should Ronda Rousey Be Marvel's First Solo Female Superhero?
People Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
1. Black CanaryKnown as Dinah Lance to her friends, the DC Comics character Black Canary has been around since 1947 and should be familiar to fans of Arrow, where the role has been played by both Caity Lotz and Katie Cassidy. Her trademarks are her... Read more
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Times of Malta
Ecclesiastical blood transfusions: Take IIAlmost a year to the day (August 17), I titled my commentary ‘Ecclesiastical bl
Ecclesiastical blood transfusions: Take II
Times of Malta / Posted 14 days ago
Almost a year to the day (August 17), I titled my commentary ‘Ecclesiastical blood transfusions’. My concluding paragraph about the situation of leadership in the Church had gene­rated some discussion and controversy, to put it mildly. Other... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
2-old Maui cancer patient gets big welcome homeFriends and family members wait to surprise Trucker Dukes, 2, and his family at
2-old Maui cancer patient gets big welcome home
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 15 days ago
Friends and family members wait to surprise Trucker Dukes, 2, and his family at Kahului Airport in Kahului, Hawaii. Trucker, 2, was flying back to Maui from New York after spending nearly nine months away while undergoing cancer treatment. WAILUKU... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
For those who fought, memories never fadeNavy sailor Byron Seales survived typhoons and battled Japanese planes swirling
For those who fought, memories never fade
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 days ago
Navy sailor Byron Seales survived typhoons and battled Japanese planes swirling above his ship in the South Pacific. Army nurse Anna K. Beall left the shores of America for the first time to sail across the Pacific to treat injured U.S. service... Read more
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