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Philly.com
Electric plant 80 miles away is polluting Philly's airForty-six years after Congress passed the landmark Clean Air Act, many battles
Electric plant 80 miles away is polluting Philly's air
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Forty-six years after Congress passed the landmark Clean Air Act, many battles are still being fought to keep lung-burning pollutants from being poured into our skies. One of the biggest fights is being waged 80 miles west of Philadelphia, at the... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Chicago medical community celebrates two major heart care milestonesproperly. He’s been in the hospital since birth and for the last several months
Chicago medical community celebrates two major heart care milestones
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
properly. He’s been in the hospital since birth and for the last several months has been supported by a mechanical heart-lung machine while he waited for a transplant. On Sunday morning, his parents , Kate and Vince Walk of Mattoon, Illinois got... Read more
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FOX News
Woman battling stage 4 breast cancer uses beauty pageant to inspirein 2013, the special education teacher saw her triple negative breast cancer re
Woman battling stage 4 breast cancer uses beauty pageant to inspire
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
in 2013, the special education teacher saw her triple negative breast cancer return and spread to her chest wall, spine and lungs in October 2015. The news was ill timed: White had been on her 10th year of teaching those students, and she had given... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Mom made her son sick and bought his casket, police sayfor the boy. “Mrs. Tutt is an attention seeking type person and enjoys the att
Mom made her son sick and bought his casket, police say
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
for the boy. “Mrs. Tutt is an attention seeking type person and enjoys the attention she gets for having two medically fragile children,” the allegations included, according to CPS documents obtained by the Star-Telegram. “There are concerns... Read more
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Weekly Times
Golden goal fires Blaira ute on the family’s Horsham cropping farm and it flipped and rolled. He brok
Golden goal fires Blair
Weekly Times / Posted 25 days ago
a ute on the family’s Horsham cropping farm and it flipped and rolled. He broke his back and wrist, suffered a collapsed lung, and was placed in an induced coma for a week before enduring weeks of rehabilitation. Now aged 24 and on the brink of... Read more
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The Atlantic
What We're Reading This Summermemoir stood apart, but was no less absorbing. The book details Kalanithi’s two
What We're Reading This Summer
The Atlantic / Posted 28 days ago
memoir stood apart, but was no less absorbing. The book details Kalanithi’s two-year battle with stage-four metastatic lung cancer; he was diagnosed in 2013 toward the end of a neurosurgery residency at Stanford University, and he died last... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Pneumonia risk higher with breast cancer treatments, personalized treatment protocols may help reduce pneumonia mortalitya result of a weakened immune system and exposure to multiresistant bacteria –
Pneumonia risk higher with breast cancer treatments, personalized treatment protocols may help reduce pneumonia mortality
Bel Marra Health / Posted 29 days ago
a result of a weakened immune system and exposure to multiresistant bacteria – also known as superbacteria – causing the lung infection. Cancer patients, in particular, are at a higher risk of contracting pneumonia as they frequently visit... Read more

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