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Diem Brown Hospitalized with 'Unending' Pain, Vows: 'I'm Fighting'

Diem Brown Hospitalized with 'Unending' Pain, Vows: 'I'm Fighting'

Originally posted 10/13/2014 12:00PM

Diem Brown has a simple message for those who would count her out during her third and most brutal battle yet in her decade-long war with cancer.

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Filed Under: Cancer, Health, Diem Brown
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Texas Health Care Worker Contracts Ebola Due to Breach in Safety Protocol

UpdatePosted 10/12/2014 01:15PM

Texas Health Care Worker Tests Positive for Ebola: Officials

Originally posted 10/12/2014 08:00AM

UPDATE: Top federal health officials said Sunday that the Ebola diagnosis in a health care worker who treated Thomas Eric Duncan at a Texas hospital – identified as a female nurse, an official told CNN – clearly indicates a breach in safety protocol.

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Terminally Ill Woman Thanks 'Death with Dignity' Supporters

Terminally Ill Brittany Maynard Thanks Those Supporting Her 'Death with Dignity'

Originally posted 10/09/2014 08:00PM

For Brittany Maynard, the response to her campaign for national "Death with Dignity" laws has "surpassed our wildest expectations," she wrote in a new message Thursday on her website for The Brittany Maynard Fund.

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WATCH: Christopher Reeve's Son Gives First Look at  New Spinal Cord Injury Research

Christopher Reeve's Son Gives First Look at Amazing Progress in Spinal Cord Injury Research

Originally posted 10/09/2014 08:40AM

Ten years after the death of actor and activist Christopher Reeve, his eldest son, Matthew, is revealing a "huge breakthrough" in the treatment of spinal cord injuries – and wishes his dad were here to see it.

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Morrissey Reveals He Had Cancer: 'If I Die, Then I Die'

Morrissey Reveals He's Been Treated for Cancer: 'If I Die, Then I Die'

Originally posted 10/07/2014 12:20PM

British rocker Morrissey has battled cancer, he revealed to a Spanish newspaper.

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Seth Rogen Wants to Make You Laugh – for a Great Cause

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Seth Rogen Wants to Make You Laugh – for a Great Cause

Originally posted 10/06/2014 06:45PM

When Seth Rogen's wife Lauren Miller's mother was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease, the comedian knew he wanted to do something to help, but he didn't know how to go about it.

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Back After 10 Months, Lindsey Vonn Tells Doubters: Don't Count Me Out

Back on Skis After 10 Months, Lindsey Vonn Tells Doubters: Don't Count Me Out

Originally posted 10/06/2014 03:00PM

Naysayers, save your breath. Lindsey Vonn can't even hear you.

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Terminally Ill 29-Year-Old Woman: Why I'm Choosing to Die on My Own Terms

Terminally Ill 29-Year-Old Woman: Why I'm Choosing to Die on My Own Terms

Originally posted 10/06/2014 09:00AM

For the past 29 years, Brittany Maynard has lived a fearless life – running half marathons, traveling through Southeast Asia for a year and even climbing Mount Kilimanjaro.

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Michael Phelps Is Entering Rehab | Michael Phelps

Michael Phelps Is Taking 'Time Away' After DUI Arrest

Originally posted 10/05/2014 12:20PM

Less than a week after his second DUI arrest, Michael Phelps has decided to seek treatment.

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First Baby Is Born from Transplanted Womb

First Baby Is Born from Transplanted Womb

Originally posted 10/04/2014 05:15PM

In a medical first, a woman in Sweden has given birth after receiving a womb transplant, the doctor who performed the pioneering procedure said Friday.

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Filed Under: Babies, Health, Medicine

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