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Couple adopts infants with special needs -- 88 of them
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 15:28:03 GMT
The labor of love started in Florida even before Camille Geraldi, a nurse, met her husband Mike, a pediatrician. And it's been going on for the last four decades.
Salvador Dali to be exhumed amid paternity suit
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:26:46 GMT
A Madrid court has ordered that the remains of Spanish surrealist artist Salvador Dali be exhumed. The move comes as a woman who claims to be his daughter filed a paternity claim.
111 people died under California's new right-to-die law
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:39:16 GMT
One hundred eleven people died last year under California's new right-to-die law, according to a report released Tuesday by the state's Department of Public Health.
Older dads have geeky sons, study says
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:02:46 GMT
Science backs up these pregnancy superstitions
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:29:14 GMT
Most of the folk wisdom that well-meaning older relatives offer up to expectant mothers can be easily ignored: Carrying the baby lower in the abdomen isn't a sign that it's a boy, or a girl, or anything other than an indication your abdominal muscles have loosened up a bit.
A grandma's new role: Raising grandkids amid the heroin epidemic
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:15:41 GMT
Rehab and health scares for once-conjoined twins
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 17:59:38 GMT
How exercise can improve your love life
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:18:03 GMT
You've likely heard that regular exercise can reduce the risk of chronic conditions such as heart disease, diabetes or osteoporosis.
New parrot species identified in Mexico, study says
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 18:45:34 GMT
Birds of a feather flock together, but it can be hard to tell them apart -- unless, of course, you're an expert ornithologist.
This is America on drugs: A visual guide
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 18:34:28 GMT
In modern history, few things have caused such a sharp spike in US deaths as drug overdoses.
Court rules hospital can withdraw life support for sick baby Charlie Gard
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 18:04:10 GMT
The European Court of Human Rights ruled Tuesday a hospital can discontinue life support to a baby suffering from a rare genetic disease.
What Serena Williams wants you to know about domestic violence
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:32:17 GMT
When most people think about domestic violence, they probably think of physical, sexual or emotional abuse, but less well-known is how partners can use financial means to abuse and terrorize their partners.
Dirty money: 80% of cash carries cocaine -- and more
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 08:17:57 GMT
Pharmacist linked to fungal meningitis outbreak gets 9 years in prison
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 02:47:04 GMT
An EMT's view from the front lines
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 08:45:32 GMT
Most 2014 World Cup head impacts didn't receive concussion protocols, study says
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:44:40 GMT
More than 3 billion people around the world tuned in to watch soccer's 2014 FIFA World Cup, during which there were 81 head collisions. And only 15% of those injured players received a concussion assessment from health care personnel, according to a report published Tuesday in JAMA.
Mother of boy with rare genetic disorder tweets hospital bill
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:08:38 GMT
'Trumpcare' would send her to Mexico for birth control
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 17:37:43 GMT
More health problems reported from cosmetic products
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 21:57:28 GMT
Complaints of adverse health events related to cosmetic and personal care products more than doubled from 2015 to 2016, according to a study published Monday in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine.
Adults view black girls as 'less innocent,' new report says
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 23:28:58 GMT
When compared with their white peers, young black girls are viewed less as children and more like adults, according to a new research report.
The opioid epidemic is so bad that librarians are learning how to treat overdoses
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 01:10:55 GMT
A crowd hovered over the man lying on the grass as his skin turned purple. Chera Kowalski crouched next to his limp body, a small syringe in her gloved hand.
Rep. Steve Scalise released from intensive care unit
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:20:22 GMT
Republican Rep. Steve Scalise has been released from the intensive care unit after being shot in the hip last week, according to a statement by MedStar Washington Hospital Center Friday.
Millennials are the most likely generation to use a library. Here's why.
Sat, 24 Jun 2017 06:10:52 GMT
"Teens see libraries different than their parents or caregivers used to see them," says the president of the American Library Association.
Skin patch may be the future of flu vaccines, study suggests
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:30:19 GMT
The future of flu vaccines just might come in a tiny, prickly patch.
Mom fears GOP health care bill
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:35:34 GMT
She's a 35-pound bundle of blonde cuteness with hard-working parents.
You can now get a gender neutral driver's license in D.C.
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 07:08:46 GMT
Texas water park takes accessibility to the next level
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 20:31:36 GMT
When the Morgan's Inspiration Island water park opens in San Antonio on Saturday, visitors won't find any wheelchair ramps at one of the park's main attractions: the riverboat adventure.
Bee, wasp venom shortage dangerous for those with allergies
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 09:02:53 GMT
Musician with ALS faces health care reform
Wed, 28 Jun 2017 16:39:04 GMT
On Monday, Jason Becker, a musician with ALS who was once a virtuosic guitarist, took to Facebook to speak out against the Senate health care bill.
The perfect feast: The healthy way to celebrate Eid
Sun, 25 Jun 2017 20:33:36 GMT