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Yolanda Hadid Undergoes Surgery for 'Last Chapter' of Lyme Disease Treatment: 'Remission in Sight'

Originally posted 08/24/2016 11:25AM

Yolanda Hadid isn't giving up in her fight against Lyme disease.

The former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star, 52, took to Instagram Tuesday to announce she had undergone surgery as she neared the end of her treatment.

"I am seeking, I am striving and I am in it to win it with all of my heart," she captioned a picture of herself recovering in a hospital bed with two friends at her side. "#LymeDiseaseAwareness #TvamSurgery #LastChapter #SearchingForACure #RemissionInSight."

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Senator Amy Klobuchar Pushes EpiPen Makers to Explain Their 400 Percent Price Hike

Originally posted 08/24/2016 09:30AM

Senator Amy Klobuchar knows firsthand what it feels like to watch your child gasping for air, in need of medicine, after an allergic reaction.

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9-Year-Old Zion Harvey Conquers the World After Becoming First Kid Ever to Receive Double Hand Transplant

Originally posted 08/23/2016 02:00PM

Thirteen months after becoming the first child in the world to get a double hand transplant, Zion Harvey can throw a football, feed himself a slice of pizza and pick up and hold his 3-year-old little sister Zoé – none of which he could do before the groundbreaking surgery.

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Actress Lorena Meritano Shares Empowering Photo of Her Double Mastectomy Scars

Originally posted 08/23/2016 01:30PM

Lorena Meritano is not letting breast cancer defeat her.

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Filed Under: Cancer, Health

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EpiPen Maker Under Fire After Hiking Price of Live-Saving Injector to $500

Originally posted 08/22/2016 07:10PM

Doctors and parents are speaking out after Mylan, the manufacturer of EpiPen, raised the price of the allergy injector again to over $500, a more than 400 percent hike since they started selling the product in 2007.

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Teen with Cancer Enjoys Photoshoot After Losing Her Hair: 'Cancer Doesn't Stop Me from Being a Princess'

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UpdatePosted 08/21/2016 06:00PM

Teen with Cancer Has 'Princess' Photoshoot After Losing Her Hair

Originally posted 08/17/2016 12:45PM

Andrea Salazar isn't letting cancer make her feel less than beautiful.

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Filed Under: Cancer, Health, Models
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GMA's Amy Robach Gets Real About the Struggle to Tell Her Daughters She Had Breast Cancer

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GMA's Amy Robach Gets Real About the Struggle to Tell Her Daughters She Had Breast Cancer

Originally posted 08/17/2016 04:05PM

Though it took strength for Amy Robach to tell he daughters she'd been diagnosed with breast cancer, the Good Morning America anchor says sharing the news made her recovery possible.

Robach had her first mammogram at age 40 in a very public forum – on air during a GMA segment in October 2013. She didn't expect much out of it, so learning that she had Stage II breast cancer a few days later was a shock.

"I started dry heaving," Robach, now 43, tells Good Housekeeping. "I had no idea how I was going to tell my daughters."

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Khloé Kardashian Fears Lamar Odom's Plan to Start Playing Basketball Again Will 'Set Him Up for Failure'

Originally posted 08/17/2016 01:05PM

Lamar Odom may be ready to get back on the basketball court, but Khloé Kardashian isn't totally comfortable with the idea.

In a sneak peek at Sunday's episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Kardashian expresses her concerns over her former NBA star ex getting back into the sport less than a year after a near-fatal overdose that left him physically impaired for months.

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Khloé Kardashian Reveals She Had a Mole with Skin Cancer: 'I Urge You to Check Yourself Frequently!'

Originally posted 08/16/2016 01:35PM

Khloé Kardashian is using her own experience with a frightening health scare to warn others: "Check yourself frequently!"

The Keeping Up with the Kardashians star revealed Tuesday that after a few check-ins that turned out to be nothing, doctors did find a cancerous mole on her back.

"There was one mole I had on my back that was skin cancer," Kardashian, 32, shared on her website and app. "I had 8 in. of skin removed. It was definitely painful because it was a lot of skin, but most of the time, the removals haven't been that bad."

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