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Denton Record-Chronicle
When a breath is hard to catchKaden Bush faces a long climb back. With his eighth birthday coming up, Kaden’
When a breath is hard to catch
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Kaden Bush faces a long climb back. With his eighth birthday coming up, Kaden’s odds of making it back to good health are shrinking. He was 5 years old when he came down with respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV. For the many children who come down... Read more
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Newswise
Survivors of Childhood Cancer Have High-Risk of Recurrent Stroke Findings Have Clinical Implications on How We Treat and Follow Survivors Avai
Survivors of Childhood Cancer Have High-Risk of Recurrent Stroke
Newswise / Posted 4 days ago
Findings Have Clinical Implications on How We Treat and Follow Survivors Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsNeurology Newswise — Most people assume strokes only happen to... Read more
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The News-Times
Hospitals penalized for readmissionsAll but one of Connecticut’s acute-care hospitals will lose Medicare reimbursem
Hospitals penalized for readmissions
The News-Times / Posted 4 days ago
All but one of Connecticut’s acute-care hospitals will lose Medicare reimbursement in 2015-16 as a penalty for high readmissions of discharged patients, new federal data show. The penalties against 28 hospitals mean Connecticut has one of the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Hospitals penalized for readmissionsAll but one of Connecticut’s acute-care hospitals will lose Medicare reimbursem
Hospitals penalized for readmissions
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
All but one of Connecticut’s acute-care hospitals will lose Medicare reimbursement in 2015-16 as a penalty for high readmissions of discharged patients, new federal data show. The penalties against 28 hospitals mean Connecticut has one of the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
28 Connecticut hospitals face Medicare reductions over readmissionsAll but one of Connecticut’s acute-care hospitals will lose Medicare reimbursem
28 Connecticut hospitals face Medicare reductions over readmissions
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 days ago
All but one of Connecticut’s acute-care hospitals will lose Medicare reimbursement in 2015-16 as a penalty for high readmissions of discharged patients, new federal data shows. The penalties against 28 hospitals mean Connecticut has one of the... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Community rallies behind family affected by fatal crashby Jeff McAdam LAYTON, Utah — A Layton community rallied together Monday after
Community rallies behind family affected by fatal crash
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 6 days ago
by Jeff McAdam LAYTON, Utah — A Layton community rallied together Monday afternoon to show support for a family that lost two in a fatal accident Sunday night, while two others recovered in local hospitals. Utah Highway Patrol officials say shortly... Read more
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MedCity News
The more premature or late a baby is born, the higher the chances of having ADHDThe timing of when a baby is born could have a correlation with his or her chan
The more premature or late a baby is born, the higher the chances of having ADHD
MedCity News / Posted 6 days ago
The timing of when a baby is born could have a correlation with his or her chance of dealing with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in the future, according to a study published online Aug. 24 in the journal Pediatrics. “Although ADHD is more... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Beating gambling obsession inspired Middletown man to create motivational itemsJoe Turbessi, a Middletown businessman and author of “Into the Muck: How Poker
Beating gambling obsession inspired Middletown man to create motivational items
The Middletown Press / Posted 9 days ago
Joe Turbessi, a Middletown businessman and author of “Into the Muck: How Poker Changed My Life,” about his journey to conquer his obsession with gambling as a young man, was named to the Hartford Business Journal’s Forty Under 40 list.... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
Six dead in Caldwell County crashesEditor/POST-REGISTER As the home of the fastest highway in the nation, Caldwel
Six dead in Caldwell County crashes
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 9 days ago
Editor/POST-REGISTER As the home of the fastest highway in the nation, Caldwell County gained notoriety in 2012 when SH-130 opened with a posted speed limit of 85 mph. Last week, the highway claimed five more lives, including those of two children,... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Mother takes naked boy shoppingA Middletown mother took her naked son shopping at CVS, 2424 N. Verity Parkway,
Mother takes naked boy shopping
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 10 days ago
A Middletown mother took her naked son shopping at CVS, 2424 N. Verity Parkway, Monday afternoon, according to Middletown police. While on patrol of the area, officers were waved down by passersby. Police said Denise Watts, of the 1100 block of... Read more
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FOX News
Two teens hospitalized after breaking into Lime Rock Park and racing go-kartsClick here for more automotive news from FoxSports.com A crash occurred near t
Two teens hospitalized after breaking into Lime Rock Park and racing go-karts
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
Click here for more automotive news from FoxSports.com A crash occurred near the pit entry, with the Hartford Courant reporting that a 15-year-old female was taken by Life Star Helicopter to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center for head and torso... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Teens injured in crash at Lime Rock Park after trespassingConnecticut State Police are investigating a crash that happened at Lime Rock P
Teens injured in crash at Lime Rock Park after trespassing
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 10 days ago
Connecticut State Police are investigating a crash that happened at Lime Rock Park in Salisbury on Wednesday night. The trespassers were driving go-carts that belonged to a third party vendor for a weekend event. Police said a 15-year-old male and... Read more
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The Advocate
Bobby Yarborough receives ‘Mama’ lifetime awardBobby Yarborough got the surprise of his life when he walked into the private d
Bobby Yarborough receives ‘Mama’ lifetime award
The Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
Bobby Yarborough got the surprise of his life when he walked into the private dining room at Gino’s Restaurant in February. There, the Baton Rouge Epicurean Society’s executive board asked Yarborough if he would accept this year’s Grace “Mama” Marino... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Sunflower maze brings family summer fun while raising fundsA T-Rex has taken over a sunflower patch in Middlefield, and it also benefits c
Sunflower maze brings family summer fun while raising funds
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 12 days ago
A T-Rex has taken over a sunflower patch in Middlefield, and it also benefits children in Connecticut. The sunflower maze at Lyman Orchards is fun for families throughout the summer, and this is the company’s 10th year offering the maze. "Well, we... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Lice are developing resistance to over-the-counter, home treatmentsA new study said lice are resistant to the most common treatments in at least 2
Lice are developing resistance to over-the-counter, home treatments
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 12 days ago
A new study said lice are resistant to the most common treatments in at least 25 states nationwide, including Connecticut. Researchers from Southern Illinois University collected lice from 30 states across America. Two dozen, they said, developed... Read more
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FOX 7 Austin
Dell Children’s re-verified as Level I Pediatric CenterThe American College of Surgeons (ACS) has re-verified Dell Children’s Medical
Dell Children’s re-verified as Level I Pediatric Center
FOX 7 Austin / Posted 12 days ago
The American College of Surgeons (ACS) has re-verified Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas as a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center, the highest ranking attainable. The ACS says this means that Dell Children’s is capable of providing total... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Middletown’s treasurer named to Hartford Business Journal 40 Under FortyHartford Business Journal’s 40 Under Forty for 2015 Courtesy PHOTO MIDDLETOWN
Middletown’s treasurer named to Hartford Business Journal 40 Under Forty
The Middletown Press / Posted 12 days ago
Hartford Business Journal’s 40 Under Forty for 2015 Courtesy PHOTO MIDDLETOWN >> Quentin Phipps, a lifelong resident of Middletown, believes it takes a village to raise a child and is putting that belief into practice. Phipps, 31, and two others... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Car Seats Emphasized After Crash Kills 4-OldExperts are emphasizing the importance of car seats for children while police i
Car Seats Emphasized After Crash Kills 4-Old
NBC Connecticut / Posted 13 days ago
Experts are emphasizing the importance of car seats for children while police investigate whether a 4-year-old killed in a New Haven rollover crash was properly restrained. Kamorah Stanley and another child were ejected from the SUV they were riding... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
Norwalk Resident Participates In Bob's Discount Furniture Golf OutingNORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk resident Mike Bolton took part in Bob’s Discount Furni
Norwalk Resident Participates In Bob's Discount Furniture Golf Outing
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 13 days ago
NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk resident Mike Bolton took part in Bob’s Discount Furniture’s 28th annual golf outing July 21 at the Tunxis Plantation Country Club. The event raised more than $452,000, which will benefit children’s charities, including the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
5 Common Child Car Seat Safety MistakesFORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Many kids begin heading back to school this month, bu
5 Common Child Car Seat Safety Mistakes
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – Many kids begin heading back to school this month, but most parents are not thinking about those child car seats. There are several common mistakes that parents make when it comes to car seat safety, and some of them might... Read more
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World Tribune
Senior Hamas official treated at private Israeli hospital A senior leader of Hamas is recuperating in an Israeli hospital after undergo
Senior Hamas official treated at private Israeli hospital
World Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
A senior leader of Hamas is recuperating in an Israeli hospital after undergoing spinal surgery, a report said. Nayef Rajoub, a top member of the terror group and brother of senior... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Biking for a party in EdwardsvilleThe BANK of Edwardsville is sponsoring the Rotary Criterium Bike Race, which se
Biking for a party in Edwardsville
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 16 days ago
The BANK of Edwardsville is sponsoring the Rotary Criterium Bike Race, which seems more like a party than an endurance competition. The race will run in a closed course in Downtown Edwardsville. The athletes will also carve out the borders for the... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Parents keep up their daughter’s cancer fightAnastasia Kostaris didn’t live long enough to make new friends on her first day
Parents keep up their daughter’s cancer fight
Queens Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
Anastasia Kostaris didn’t live long enough to make new friends on her first day of kindergarten, graduate high school, get married or have kids of her own. Simply put, she was gypped, according to her parents, Angelo and Christina. But the late... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Haltom City Child Nearly Drowns In PoolFORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A toddler is recovering at Cook Children’s Medical Ce
Haltom City Child Nearly Drowns In Pool
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 17 days ago
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A toddler is recovering at Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth on Thursday morning after he nearly drowned. The incident happened Wednesday night at a home in Haltom City. Police said that the 3-year-old boy was... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Man, 21, indicted in death of childA Denton County grand jury indicted a Gainesville man on a manslaughter charge
Man, 21, indicted in death of child
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
A Denton County grand jury indicted a Gainesville man on a manslaughter charge after testimony revealed he was making a video call just before his vehicle rear-ended another on Christmas Eve, killing a 5-year-old Cross Roads girl. Garrett Edward... Read more
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Rappler
Help choose outstanding government workersThis is a press release from the Civil Service Commission MANILA, Philippines
Help choose outstanding government workers
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
This is a press release from the Civil Service Commission MANILA, Philippines – The Civil Service Commission (CSC) has released the names of semi-finalists in the 2015 Search for Outstanding Public Officials and Employees and is asking the public to... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Government subsidies to GOCCs down 25% in JuneMANILA, Philippines - Subsidies extended to state-owned corporations fell 25 pe
Government subsidies to GOCCs down 25% in June
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Subsidies extended to state-owned corporations fell 25 percent in June from a year ago, data from the Department of Finance showed. The government released P34.947 billion in subsidies to government-owned and controlled... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pleasantville
Pleasantville Resident Participates In Bob's Discount Furniture Golf OutingPLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Wayde Bendes, of Pleasantville, participated in the 28th
Pleasantville Resident Participates In Bob's Discount Furniture Golf Outing
The Daily Voice - Pleasantville / Posted 21 days ago
PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Wayde Bendes, of Pleasantville, participated in the 28th annual Bob's Discount Furniture golf outing July 21, which raised more than $452,000 for children's charities. More than 250 golfers participated in the charity event at... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PhilHealth corners 93% of total subsidies in JunePhilHealth corners 93% of total subsidies in June Government subsidies to stat
PhilHealth corners 93% of total subsidies in June
Manila Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
PhilHealth corners 93% of total subsidies in June Government subsidies to state-owned companies surged in June due to Philippine Health Insurance Corporation or PhilHealth, which grabbed more than 93 percent of total P34.32 billion state subsidies... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Maze of sunflowers draws hundreds to Lyman OrchardsMIDDLEFIELD — Just beyond strawberry fields, along a ridgetop lined with pear a
Maze of sunflowers draws hundreds to Lyman Orchards
The Record-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
MIDDLEFIELD — Just beyond strawberry fields, along a ridgetop lined with pear and apple trees, more than 350,000 sunflowers greeted visitors Saturday to the Lyman Orchards Sunflower Maze, where children, birds, bees and butterflies mingled. The... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Lyman Orchard Opens T-Rex Shaped Sunflower MazeA Middlefield, Connecticut orchard is giving kids and their families the chance
Lyman Orchard Opens T-Rex Shaped Sunflower Maze
NBC Connecticut / Posted 23 days ago
A Middlefield, Connecticut orchard is giving kids and their families the chance to go inside a dinosaur head. Lyman Orchards has cut the image of a T-Rex into their crop. From now until August 23rd, you can try to make your way out of their sunflower... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Life Star touches down in Meriden at new MidState helipadMERIDEN — The roar could be heard minutes before the blue helicopter appeared a
Life Star touches down in Meriden at new MidState helipad
The Record-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
MERIDEN — The roar could be heard minutes before the blue helicopter appeared above the treetops from the east, rustling trees and bushes before touching down on the marked pavement. Life Star medical teams immediately opened the rear door and... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
High School Football Player Hospitalized After Suffering Heat StrokeWOLF CITY (CBSDFW.COM ) – Barbara Gonzalez-Peden and husband Gerald Peden could
High School Football Player Hospitalized After Suffering Heat Stroke
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 23 days ago
WOLF CITY (CBSDFW.COM ) – Barbara Gonzalez-Peden and husband Gerald Peden couldn’t believe it: Their 17-year-old son Mason became ill and suffered a heat stroke while at football practice in Wolf City near Commerce around 7:30 Thursday morning. “I... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Life Star touches down at new MidState helipadMERIDEN — The roar could be heard minutes before the blue helicopter appeared a
Life Star touches down at new MidState helipad
The Record-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
MERIDEN — The roar could be heard minutes before the blue helicopter appeared above the treetops from the east and rustled trees and bushes before touching down on the marked pavement. Life Star medical teams immediately opened the rear door and... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Grandma of kids hurt in crash: ‘This could have been prevented’Nora Dunn remembers answering the door and being told there had been an acciden
Grandma of kids hurt in crash: ‘This could have been prevented’
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 23 days ago
Nora Dunn remembers answering the door and being told there had been an accident. “It was like, ‘Oh my gosh. Are you serious?’” Dunn said. A few minutes later, she realized just how serious. By the time Dunn drove from her Middletown home to Atrium... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Infant in rollover crash dies from injuriesA 9-month-old Abilene child has died after being in a rollover accident with hi
Infant in rollover crash dies from injuries
KTXS Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
A 9-month-old Abilene child has died after being in a rollover accident with his family on Tuesday on FM 600 near Lake Fort Phantom, according to the Abilene Police Department. Police say Milo Murdock passed away after being taken to Cook Children’s... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Teen's princess project reigns at children's hospitalWICHITA FALLS, Texas - Once upon a time, a golden-haired princess woke up with
Teen's princess project reigns at children's hospital
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 25 days ago
WICHITA FALLS, Texas - Once upon a time, a golden-haired princess woke up with an epiphany. Or maybe it was a dream. Dazed, and in an isolation ward at Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth, she opened her eyes and started talking to her... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
City Hall Notebook: Opioid scourge is unabatedThe Board of Health received some sobering news at its meeting Monday night. I
City Hall Notebook: Opioid scourge is unabated
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
The Board of Health received some sobering news at its meeting Monday night. It was told that since Aug. 1, 2014, there have been 33 fatal opioid overdoses in Worcester, and 756 non-fatal ones. And those were just the overdose cases that were... Read more
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FOX 4 News
Girl, elderly woman killed in Fort Worth crashA Fort Worth girl died hours after a crash that also killed an elderly woman.
Girl, elderly woman killed in Fort Worth crash
FOX 4 News / Posted 26 days ago
A Fort Worth girl died hours after a crash that also killed an elderly woman. It happened Monday afternoon on Loop 820 in west Fort Worth. A car that was stopped because of a flat tire was rear-ended by an SUV. The two people who were sitting in... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Scarsdale
Scarsdale's Dan Donovan Participates In Charity Golf OutingSCARSDALE, N.Y. -- Scarsdale resident Dan Donovan took part in Bob’s Discount F
Scarsdale's Dan Donovan Participates In Charity Golf Outing
The Daily Voice - Scarsdale / Posted 26 days ago
SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- Scarsdale resident Dan Donovan took part in Bob’s Discount Furniture’s 28th annual golf outing recently at the Tunxis Plantation Country Club. The July 21 event raised more than $452,000, which will benefit children’s charities... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Child Killed, Another Critically Injured In Rollover Fort Worth AccidentFORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A single car rollover accident in West Fort Worth has
Child Killed, Another Critically Injured In Rollover Fort Worth Accident
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 27 days ago
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A single car rollover accident in West Fort Worth has claimed the life of one child and critically injured another. The accident happened on Southbound 820 just north of I-30 at about 4:30 pm. MedStar confirms one child... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
It's Your BusinessItems for It’s Your Business can be submitted online at http://cjonline.com/bus
It's Your Business
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Items for It’s Your Business can be submitted online at http://cjonline.com/business, by email to iyb@cjonline.com or by mail to The Topeka Capital-Journal, 616 S.E. Jefferson, Topeka, 66607. Items and photographs will run in print as space... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Teen fighting extremely rare "Childhood Alzheimer's"diseaseKristen Wells, 17, was diagnosed with Niemann-Pick Type C (NPC) five years ago.
Teen fighting extremely rare "Childhood Alzheimer's"disease
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 30 days ago
Kristen Wells, 17, was diagnosed with Niemann-Pick Type C (NPC) five years ago. It’s a disease that causes her body’s cells to attack each other, according to the National Center of Biotechnology Information. In most parts of her body, the cells are... Read more
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FOX 7 Austin
Support pours in for Ft. Worth officer's sick newbornJust weeks after bringing home their newborn daughter, a Fort Worth police offi
Support pours in for Ft. Worth officer's sick newborn
FOX 7 Austin / Posted a month ago
Just weeks after bringing home their newborn daughter, a Fort Worth police officer and his wife are back at the hospital by their daughter's bedside. Two-week-old Annalynne Magallon has suffered seizures and strokes, and doctors are scrambling to... Read more
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Salon.com
Once a sideshow, now old, former preemies praise bold doctorLONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — At age 95, Lucille Horn often reflects on her long, ful
Once a sideshow, now old, former preemies praise bold doctor
Salon.com / Posted a month ago
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — At age 95, Lucille Horn often reflects on her long, full life, with a husband and five children, and how it might not have happened if not for the renegade doctor who put her in a Coney Island sideshow when she was just days... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
NTX Athletes Hydrate to Beat Summer HeatIn Texas, football is king. And at the peak of every summer the players begin t
NTX Athletes Hydrate to Beat Summer Heat
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted a month ago
In Texas, football is king. And at the peak of every summer the players begin to hit the field when temperatures are known to go well above 100 degrees. “Well, Texas in general, it’s just hot,” said JR Knowlton. “It’s hot like no other.” Knowlton... Read more
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FOX News
Texas community rallies around local cop’s ailing 2-week-old daughterDoctors are running tests on baby Annalynne Magallon (pictured here), who, at 2
Texas community rallies around local cop’s ailing 2-week-old daughter
FOX News / Posted a month ago
Doctors are running tests on baby Annalynne Magallon (pictured here), who, at 2 weeks old, is having strokes and seizures. As her family waits for answers, their Fort Worth, Texas, community has raised over $15,000 since Monday for a GoFundMe account... Read more
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Sun Star
No ‘extravagant’ party for Barbie Forteza’s debutKAPUSO actress Barbie Forteza turns 18 today but she prefers sharing her blessi
No ‘extravagant’ party for Barbie Forteza’s debut
Sun Star / Posted a month ago
KAPUSO actress Barbie Forteza turns 18 today but she prefers sharing her blessings rather than spending for a debut party. “Like every girl, I’m excited at the thought of turning 18. Pero pwede bang mag-wish? Pwede po bang wala ng party (But can I... Read more

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