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Teen Heart Transplant Recipient Dies in Fatal Police Car Chase
Anthony Stokes,17 was initially denied a heart transplant over "noncompliance."
Why Your Brain Will Trick You This April Fool's Day
Turns out your brain is predisposed to believe pranks.
Avril Lavigne and Lyme Disease: Your Questions Answered
Lavigne is one of 300,000 Americans diagnosed with Lyme each year.
Recovering Joni Mitchell and Her Mysterious Skin Condition
Mitchell said she has Morgellons disease, but it likely didn't cause collapse.
Tenth-Century Eye Salve May Kill Modern Super Bugs
An old English treatment for eye infections may kill the MRSA super bug.
5-Year-Old Shooting Victim Feted at Pirate-Themed Party
Donovan Lyles Jr. lost an eye but not his spirit.
None of the Enterovirus Patients With Paralysis Has Fully Recovered
Reseachers wanted to know why some enterovirus 68 patients became paralyzed.
Inside Parents' Struggle to Choose Risky Prenatal Surgery
A Massachusetts couple decided to have their baby operated on in the womb.
10 Years After Schiavo's Death, 'End of Life' Debate Rages
Many of the issues stirred up by the Schiavo case still resonate today.
Eating Disorder Awareness Group Endorses Aerie Underwear
Underwear line gets high praise for using unretouched model photos.
Why You Should Care About GNC's New Supplement Guidelines
GNC responds to investigation revealing mislabeled ginseng, echinacea, others.
An Apple a Day May Not Keep the Doctor Away After All
A new study gets to the core of this old adage.
Couple Welcomes 'One in a Million' Set of Triplets
A naturally conceived set of triplets can be as rare as "one in a million."
Man Mistakenly Eats Pot Brownie and Reports He's Having a Stroke
Marijuana-laced edibles have been cited as increasing child ER visits in Denver.
How Often Pilots Commit 'Aircraft-Assisted Suicide'
Researchers examined 20 years of plane crash data to delve into suicides.
School Tells 'Tiny' Girl Her Body Mass Index is Too High
Mom says her 7-year-old asked her if she was fat after seeing the BMI note.
Dr. Besser's Look at Life Inside the Hot Zone
Dr. Richard Besser reports on the growing outbreak from Monrovia, Liberia.
The 4 Most Confusing Things About Sugar
What's the deal with sugar? No doubt, sugar is the diet villain du jour.
Life Events That Can Lead to Divorce
Most couples face plenty of stressors and life changes, both big and small.
Ways Exercise Makes You Look and Feel Younger
The powers of a steady fitness routine are impressive.
Ways to Deal With Painful Sex
When you've always enjoyed sex and suddenly it hurts, it can be upsetting.
Meet the Window Washers That Transform Into Superheroes for Sick Kids
This rappelling trio brightens the day for pediatric hospital patients.
Twinless Twins Grieve Together
People whose twin has died have found one another on Facebook.
How Scientists and Doctors Use Baby-Friendly Tricks to Study Infants
The high- and low-tech ways scientists get babies to be happy test subjects.
8 Surprising Effects of Obesity
The extra weight ups the risk of common cancers, a new study found.
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Indiana Couple Expecting 'One in a Million' Triplets
Matt and Ashley Alexander are expecting identical triplet girls who were conceived naturally.
Michigan Man Calls 911 After Mistakenly Eating Pot Brownies
The 58-year-old thought he was having a deadly stroke, but he was actually having a reaction to marijuana-laced brownies his...
School Tells 'Tiny' Girl Her Body Mass Index Is Too High
Amanda Moss was shocked by the note given to her 54-pound daughter who stands 3 feet 10 inches tall.
Dallas Woman Arrested for Allegedly Giving Illegal Butt Injections
Denise Rochelle Ross, known as “Wee Wee,” allegedly performed butt enhancement injections without a medical license.
Indiana's HIV Outbreak Prompts Declaration of Public Health Emergency
Governor Mike Pence outlines programs to address the rise in cases of the virus in Scott County.
Hawaii Woman Receives Bionic Eye Implant
The 72-year-old patient lost her eyesight two years ago due to a hereditary disease.