Cystic Fibrosis News
Groundbreaking study demonstrates promise and controversy of gene editing in embryos
In a groundbreaking experiment, an international team of scientists on Wednesday officially reported the successful elimination of a genetic disease from human embryos. It’s potentially a huge step for medicine -- but also a controversial one. While these embryos, which a team led by researchers at
Boy receives rainbow photos from thousands around the world after losing both parents
A New York woman is asking people to lift her nephew's spirits by sending him pictures of single and double rainbows from around the world. Now, Robbie has received more than 4,000 rainbow pictures from as far away as Taiwan. "It's very comforting knowing that so many people have reached out to him
Man belts out national anthem over intercom at Missouri Wal-Mart
An Ohio man is gaining viral attention after singing "The Star-Spangled Banner" over a loudspeaker in a Wal-Mart while vacationing with his family. James Fruits, 40, of Cleveland, was captured on video while performing at the retail supercenter in Osage Beach, Missouri, on July 8. Wal-Mart posted
Toddler Steals Hearts With Epic Reaction to Nailing Bottle Flip
One 2-year-old's joyful reaction to her successful bottle flip is taking the internet by storm. Samantha Rogers, daughter of Matt Rogers, host of “Home and Family” on Hallmark Channel, was filmed by her dad on Dec. 23 nailing her little party trick. "As a dad, it’s super exciting," Rogers, 38, told
Does Salt Room Therapy Work?
ABC News' Kayna Whitworth explores salt rooms, where small particles of salt in the air, it's believed, can address a variety of ailments.
Make-A-Wish Foundation Fulfills Little Boy's Dream to Be a Garbage Man
6-year-old Ethan Dean, who has been battling cystic fibrosis since he was born, was able to experience life as a garbage collector.
Boy With Cystic Fibrosis Lives Dream as Garbage Man for a Day
OK so the city of Sacramento California is a little bit cleaner this morning all thanks to a six year old boy. He's Ethan dean and yesterday was his day to ride along with the sanitation worker. Because that was what Ethan who suffers from cystic fibrosis said he wanted to do. And so the make a
Boy, 6, With Cystic Fibrosis Lives Dream as Garbage Man for a Day
A 6-year-old California boy with cystic fibrosis is seeing his wish to be a garbage man come true thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The special day for Ethan Dean, from Rancho Cordova, California, began this morning with a surprise assembly at his elementary school. His classmates did a great
Leonardo DiCaprio Invests in Drinks Line to Help Ecuadorians
"Pop news" time and begin with a little Leo news. Leo Dicaprio is teeing up a new project. He is investing in a line of ice teas and natural energy drinks called run known for his social responsibility and environmentalism, the actor plans to donate all of his share to the Ecuadorian communities
Family Grieves Tragic Loss of Third Child From Genetic Condition
A Pennsylvania family is mourning the loss of their daughter after she died of a genetic syndrome that also took the lives of her brother and sister. Erin Mading of Pittsburgh told ABC News that her daughter Isabella, 10, died on Feb. 6 from a brain cancer that was caused by the genetic condition