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Updates in Health News:

What to do for little Charlie Gard

Standard-Examiner - 10 hours ago
This is an undated photo of Charlie Gard provided by his family, taken at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London. A British court assessed new evidence Monday July 10, 2017, as his mother pleaded...

Scientists find key 'friendliness' genes that distinguish dogs from wolves

Los Angeles Times - 1 day ago
Your dog is basically a super social wolf, and scientists may have found the gene that makes him want to cuddle with you. A new study shows that friendliness in dogs is associated with the same genes...

Senator McCain: Way Too Soon To Ask Him To Step Down

Forbes - 3 hours ago
With Senator (R-AZ) John McCain's diagnosis of a glioblastoma, an aggressive brain tumor, only a week old, Kelli Ward said on Indiana radio WOWO 1190 AM:“I hope that Sen. McCain is going to...

Deadly salmonella outbreak infects at least 12 in NJ, CDC reports

NJ.com - 5 hours ago
At least 47 people in 12 states have been infected by salmonella, which federal health officials linked to yellow Maradol papayas. Twelve people in New Jersey, along with 13 in New York, were...

Indiana preemie home after family says Cancun hospital allegedly extorted over $30K from them

ABC News - 22 hours ago
A newborn baby is home in Indiana after being born prematurely in a Mexican hospital where his relatives said his parents were being extorted for thousands of dollars. While vacationing in Cancun,...

Oxygen therapy brings 'remarkable' turnaround for toddler who fell in pool

wtkr.com - 3 hours ago
Eden Carlson suffered brain damage after falling into a swimming pool at 23 months old. The girl's recovery is “remarkable,” one expert says. (Full credit: Courtesy Kristal and Chris...

Arizona: West Nile virus death reported in Maricopa County

Outbreak News Today - 3 hours ago
The Maricopa County Department of Public Health is reminding the community to prevent mosquito bites with 19 human cases of West Nile virus infection reported this season, including one death. The...

War of the mosquito sexes: Scientists and Google launch a high-tech war to combat Zika

CNBC - 7 hours ago
Experimental bugs carrying a secret weapon are being released in the Florida Keys and Fresno, CA, in the fight against the Zika virus. The mosquitoes are infected with a bacteria called wolbachia...

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