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Are Zika-Carrying Mosquitos Now in the U.S.? Florida Department of Health Investigating Two Possible Cases

Originally posted 07/22/2016 12:20PM

The Florida Department of Health is investigating two non-travel related Zika virus cases in Broward County and Miami-Dade County, officials said on Thursday.

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Woman Who Raised Nearly $1 Million for ALS Research Receives Startling Diagnosis: 'I Hope My Story Will Inspire'

Virginia Woman Who Raised Nearly $1 Million for ALS Research Receives Startling Diagnosis: 'I Hope My Story Will Inspire'

Originally posted 07/21/2016 03:25PM

Every year since 2009, Beth Prever has rallied her coworkers to participate in the JT walk to raise funds for ALS research.

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New York Mom Reveals Pokémon Go Has Helped Her Son with Autism: 'It's Been Something of a Miracle'

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New York Mom Reveals Pokémon Go Has Helped Her Son with Autism: 'It's Been Something of a Miracle'

Originally posted 07/21/2016 02:55PM

When she first heard of Pokémon Go, New York mom Lenore Koppelman was skeptical.

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'Don't Take Heroes And Make Them Swim Through Sewage:' Swimmer Warns of Olympic Venues' 'Severely Polluted' Waters

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Don't Make Heroes 'Swim Through Sewage:' Swimmer Warns of Olympic Venues' 'Severely Polluted' Waters

Originally posted 07/21/2016 01:20PM

Earlier this month, a group of Brazilian scientists detected a drug-resistant super bacteria in the waters off of the Rio de Janeiro beaches where 2016 Olympic swimming events will be held.

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Zoë Saldana Reveals She Has an Autoimmune Disease: 'All of a Sudden It Hits You'

Zoë Saldana Reveals She Has an Autoimmune Disease: 'All of a Sudden It Hits You'

Originally posted 07/21/2016 12:30PM

Zoë Saldana has been diagnosed with the same autoimmune disease that her mother and sisters battle.

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Special Olympics Athlete Gives Surgeon His Gold Medal After Life-Saving Brain Surgery

Originally posted 07/21/2016 11:15AM

After undergoing 26 surgeries before the age of 8, Edward Garcia never could have imagined he'd one day be begging several surgeons to operate on his brain.

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Kim Zolciak-Biermann Reunites with Doctors Who Saved Her Life

Originally posted 07/20/2016 02:05PM

Two men have Kim Zolciak-Biermann's heart – but not in the way you think.

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Pokémon Go 'Revitalized' Paralyzed Michigan Man Who Only Left Home Twice a Year

Pokémon Go 'Revitalized' Paralyzed Michigan Man Who Only Left Home Twice a Year

Originally posted 07/20/2016 02:05PM

For 31-year-old Tyler Post, Pokémon Go is much more than a game – the app has completely changed his life.

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Girl with Rare Disease that Causes Fat Storage in Legs Undergoes Life-Changing Weight Loss Surgery

Originally posted 07/20/2016 12:30PM

Two years ago, Emily Barltey began eating a clean diet and exercising one to two times every day in an attempt to lose weight.

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Twins Born Holding Hands Are Now 2 Years Old and Closer Than Ever

Originally posted 07/15/2016 12:00PM

After 57 days on bed rest for a high-risk pregnancy, Sarah Thistlethwaite was thrilled to give birth to healthy twin girls a few days before Mother's Day in 2014.

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