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See How This Teen with Brittle Bone Disease Bonded with Third-Graders

Teen with Brittle Bone Disease Inspires Students She Mentors

Originally posted 05/07/2015 10:30AM

Her bones might be brittle, but Lexie Bouchard's spirit is strong.

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Hugh Jackman: The Moment I Was Told I Had Skin Cancer

Hugh Jackman: The Moment I Was Told I Had Skin Cancer

Originally posted 05/06/2015 07:10PM

When Hugh Jackman first discovered a mark on his nose in November 2013, he thought it was a spot of blood caused by his Wolverine claws.

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The Facts About Bobbi Kristina Brown's Medical Condition | Bobbi Kristina Brown

The Facts About Bobbi Kristina Brown's Medical Condition

Originally posted 04/22/2015 07:35PM

In the nearly three months since Bobbi Kristina Brown was found unresponsive in her bathroom, the medical details surrounding her condition have been murky – particularly as her family offers conflicting accounts of her current state.

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Paralyzed Bride Rachelle Friedman Chapman's Baby Due Any Day Now!

Paralyzed Bride Rachelle Friedman Chapman's Baby by Surrogate Due Any Day Now!

Originally posted 04/15/2015 09:20PM

Her first child due any day now, Rachelle Friedman Chapman and husband Chris Chapman don't let their cell phones out of their sight.

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Meet the 8-Year-Old Girl Who Lost Her Leg – but Kept Her Dance Dream Alive

Originally posted 04/09/2015 10:35AM

Halfway through a recent ballet recital, Alissa Sizemore, 8, decided to show friends and family in Vernal, Utah, exactly why she chose Colbie Caillat's ballad Try – a song about feeling beautiful despite imperfections – for her first solo performance since a terrible accident changed her life last May.

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Teen Forced to Undergo Chemotherapy Denied Visitation with Mom, Must Stay in Hospital

Teen Forced to Undergo Chemotherapy Denied Visitation with Mom, Must Stay in Hospital

Originally posted 04/01/2015 07:40PM

Cassandra C., the Connecticut teen forced to undergo chemotherapy for Hodgkin's lymphoma, says she "hoped beyond hope" that a judge would let her leave the hospital where she has been legally required to stay since December.

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Connecticut Teen Forced to Undergo Chemo: 'I Feel Like a Prisoner'

Connecticut Teen Forced to Undergo Chemo: 'I Feel Like a Prisoner'

Originally posted 03/15/2015 03:10PM

She has tried to make the hospital room where she has been held for the last three months as comfortable as possible – hanging pictures of her family, friends and beloved cat, Simba, on the walls and drawing pictures of flowers on the windows.

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Children's Hospital Patients Release Shake It Off Video – and We Try Not to Cry.

Originally posted 03/14/2015 03:50PM

[YOUTUBE "UIAuISYLYGo"] Prepare yourself for the most touching version of "Shake it Off" ever.

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True Blood's Stephen Moyer Opens Up About His Addiction to Alcohol

True Blood's Stephen Moyer Opens Up About His Addiction to Alcohol

Originally posted 02/28/2015 12:50PM

There's an unspoken tradition among British stage actors to drink up after a job well done.

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The Truth Behind Faith Hill's Neck Scar

The Truth Behind Faith Hill's Neck Scar

Originally posted 02/28/2015 12:00PM

While most people were focused on Faith Hill's short hairstyle on the Oscars red carpet last Sunday – a chic look that nearly matched husband Tim McGraw's sleek style – a few were focused on a different part of the singer.

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