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Gloria Estefan Funds Hospital Stay for 8-Year-Old Boy with Cerebral Palsy: 'I Felt a Very Strong Connection'

Gloria Estefan Funds Hospital Stay for 8-Year-Old Boy with Cerebral Palsy: 'I Felt a Very Strong Connection'

Originally posted 07/03/2015 04:20PM

An 8-year-old boy battling cerebral palsy just got a big boost from a music superstar.

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Father and Sons Poisoned on Caribbean Vacation Remain Paralyzed

Father and Sons Poisoned on Caribbean Vacation Remain Paralyzed

Originally posted 07/03/2015 01:30AM

A Delaware family who were poisoned by pesticide while vacationing in St. John in March remain in a serious condition and are unlikely to fully recover, the Governor of the Caribbean island said in a press conference on Tuesday.

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Meghan Trainor Cancels Concerts, on 'Complete Vocal Rest' Due to Vocal Cord Hemorrhage | Meghan Trainor

Meghan Trainor Cancels Concerts, on 'Complete Vocal Rest' Due to Vocal Cord Hemorrhage

Originally posted 07/02/2015 10:20PM

Meghan Trainor has postponed two concerts on her tour this weekend due to a vocal cord hemorrhage.

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Teen Beat the Odds to Survive a Cancer Despite Being Given a 7 Percent Chance to Live

Teen Beat the Odds to Survive a Cancer Despite Being Given a 7 Percent Chance to Live

Originally posted 07/02/2015 04:40PM

Alicia Rivera remembers the exact moment she was told she had a 7 percent chance of surviving.

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Utah Girl Bullied About Large Ears Gets Free Surgery From Big-Hearted Surgeon Who Was Also Teased as a Kid

Utah Girl Bullied About Large Ears Gets Free Surgery From Big-Hearted Surgeon Who Was Also Teased as a Kid

Originally posted 07/02/2015 12:10PM

At a time when every teenager at her junior high school just wanted to fit in, Isabelle Stark always felt that she stuck out. She tried wearing beanies, growing her hair long and strategically adding extra curls, but there was no hiding her protruding ears.

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Mom of Boy with Speech Disorder Uses Facebook to Invite Thousands to His Birthday Party: 'He Has a Really Hard Time Making Friends'

Virginia Mom of Boy with Speech Disorder Uses Facebook to Invite Thousands to His Birthday Party: 'He Has a Really Hard Time Making Friends'

Originally posted 07/01/2015 10:40AM

One little boy’s birthday dream is coming true, thanks to his mother and hundreds of strangers.

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Michigan Woman Who Battled Cancer with Husband Has Died: 'Her Girls Will Know What an Amazing Mom She Was'

Michigan Woman Who Battled Cancer with Husband Has Died: 'Her Girls Will Know What an Amazing Mom She Was'

Originally posted 06/30/2015 06:05PM

A Michigan woman who was recently profiled by PEOPLE while fighting terminal cancer alongside her husband has died.

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Terminally Ill Single Mom and Her Daughter Get Their Trip of a Lifetime: 'It Was Priceless'

Terminally Ill Single Mom and Her Daughter Get Their Trip of a Lifetime: 'It Was Priceless'

Originally posted 06/29/2015 04:40PM

For the past year, terminally ill single mom Christy O'Donnell has been hoping against hope she'd live long enough to celebrate her daughter's 21st birthday with a special trip to the Bahamas.

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Texas Infant's Unusual Head Shape Leads to Serious Medical Condition

Texas Infant's Unusual Head Shape Leads to Serious Medical Condition

Originally posted 06/29/2015 11:55AM

Matthew Boler's parents always thought their infant's head had an odd shape – but never thought much about it until a routine checkup when he was 2 months old.

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Joni Mitchell Is 'Speaking Well,' Despite David Crosby's Claims: 'A Full Recovery Is Expected' | Joni Mitchell

Joni Mitchell Is 'Speaking Well,' Despite David Crosby's Claims: 'A Full Recovery Is Expected'

Originally posted 06/29/2015 08:25AM

Joni Mitchell is "speaking well" and "a full recovery is expected," according to a new statement on the singer's website, which directly refutes last week's claims by David Crosby, who said she was "not speaking yet."

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