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Baby severely injured in softball accident breathing on her own

McKenna Hovenga is breathing on her own for the first time in weeks after she was severely injured by an overthrown softball.  (Healing for McKenna…

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Kansas mom battling breast cancer ignores doctor's abortion advice, celebrates healthy baby

Stacey Johnson, who is still battling breast cancer, poses with her nearly one-year-old son, William.  (FOX 43) A Kansas woman who was diagnosed with breast…

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Texas woman expecting triplets surprised with quadruplets

Vivian Van Gorder (right), of Waco, Texas, unexpectedly gave birth to quadruplets on May 21.  (Fox 19) A Texas woman expecting triplets was surprised with…

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NFL helmet maker helping curb soldiers' head injuries

VICIS, maker of the Zero1 football helmet, is partnering with the U.S. Army to research ways to reduce head injuries in the military through a…

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Tennessee mom who gave birth while in a coma dies 3 years after waking

Sharista Giles, who gave birth while in a coma, died on Monday, three years after she regained consciousness.  (Facebook) A Tennessee mother who gave birth…

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2 Ebola patients die after slipping out of quarantine in Congo, officials say

World Health Organization workers prepare a centre for vaccination in the port city of Mbandaka  (Copyright Reuters 2018) MBANDAKA –  Three patients infected with the…

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NHL prospect horrified to find 2-foot tapeworm was inside him during season

Carson Meyer detailed his health battle during the season.  (Twitter) An NHL prospect has revealed that a 25-inch tapeworm was hindering his performance on the…

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Susan Bayh, former Indiana first lady, has surgery to remove brain tumor

Susan Bayh listens as husband Evan Bayh, a former two-term governor and two-term U.S. senator, speaks to reporters, July 13, 2016.  (Indianapolis Star via Associated…

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7 Oklahoma firefighters go viral after becoming fathers within months of each other

Seven of the 20 Glenpool firefighters became fathers within months of each other.  (Sarah Hutchinson ) There appears to be “something in the water” at…

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Baby hit by softball opening eyes, moving legs

McKenna Hovenga’s great-aunt said the infant did well during a breathing test on Monday, and has started tracking her mother’s face and voice.  (Healing for…

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