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Debbie Gibson: Recovery from Lyme Disease Has Been a 'Challenge'

Debbie Gibson: Recovery from Lyme Disease Has Been a 'Challenge'

Originally posted 09/28/2014 09:00PM

When Debbie Gibson was diagnosed with Lyme disease last year, she began a scary journey of pain and confusion.

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Why Joan Lunden Chose Chemotherapy Before Surgery

Joan Lunden's Cancer Treatment: Why She Chose Chemotherapy Before Surgery

Originally posted 09/26/2014 03:00PM

When Joan Lunden was diagnosed with stage 2 triple negative breast cancer on June 9, the former Good Morning America host had to quickly choose a treatment plan. But after getting drastically different opinions, Lunden was left feeling overwhelmed.

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VIDEO: Watch Kid Rapper MattyB Defend His Sister Who Has Down Syndrome

Kid Rapper MattyB Defends Sister with Down Syndrome in New Video

Originally posted 09/25/2014 07:05PM

Over the years, pint-sized rapper MattyB has built quite a following online.

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Lena Dunham: 'I Really Messed Myself Up' Trying to Lose Weight

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Lena Dunham Gets Candid About Her Anxiety and Body Issues in New Book

Originally posted 09/25/2014 06:15PM

It's not always easy being Lena Dunham.

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Rosie O'Donnell Says Weight-Loss Surgery Isn't a 'Magic Pill'

Rosie O'Donnell Says Weight-Loss Surgery Isn't a 'Magic Pill'

Originally posted 09/25/2014 07:40AM

As she walked the red carpet on eldest son Parker's arm earlier this week, Rosie O'Donnell was beaming – and looking slimmer than ever after losing more than 50 lbs.

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Inside Joan Lunden's Breast Cancer Battle: Why I'm Taking Off My Wig

Joan Lunden's Breast Cancer Battle: Why I'm Taking Off My Wig

Originally posted 09/24/2014 08:00AM

When Joan Lunden was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer in June, the former Good Morning America host knew she had two choices.

"I could decide to do nothing, but that's certainly not my personality," Lunden, 64, tells PEOPLE in its latest issue, on newsstands Friday. "I was handed an opportunity to learn everything that I can about this and try to help others."

Her first move? Going public with her battle. She announced the devastating news of her diagnosis to fellow cancer survivor Robin Roberts on the ABC morning show, where Lunden left with some valuable advice.

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How Princess Kate is Coping with Her Illness

Ailing Princess Kate Is 'Able to be Up and About,' Palace Source Says

Originally posted 09/23/2014 04:25PM

She may be resting in a palace, but pregnancy has been no picnic for Princess Kate.

As she did during her first pregnancy with 14-month-old Prince George, Kate, 32, is battling hyperemesis gravidarum (HG), a severe form of pregnancy sickness that strikes between 1 and 3 percent of expectant women but is likely underdiagnosed.

The illness has already forced the princess to cancel her first planned solo tour abroad to the Mediterranean island nation of Malta, with her husband, Prince William, taking her place.

Kate is thought to be convalescing at Kensington Palace in London, where she is "able to be up and about but needs to be resting frequently," a palace source tells PEOPLE. William told well-wishers in Malta on Saturday that his ailing wife was feeling so-so.

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Did a Texas Doctor Try to Poison Her Boyfriend with Antifreeze?

Did a Texas Doctor Try to Poison Her Boyfriend with Antifreeze?

Originally posted 09/23/2014 07:25AM

By all accounts, Ana Maria Gonzalez-Angulo was a respected oncologist.

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Firefighter Injured in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Dies

Firefighter Injured in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Dies

Originally posted 09/21/2014 04:40PM

A central Kentucky firefighter injured in an ALS ice bucket challenge has died a month after a power line shocked him and another man.

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How Brooklyn Decker Supports Her Aunt, a Special Olympics Athlete

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How Brooklyn Decker Supports Her Aunt, a Special Olympics Athlete

Originally posted 09/18/2014 10:45AM

Brooklyn Decker has been involved with Special Olympics since she was a kid.

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