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Approximately 60 sickened after eating at Virginia Chipotle

DanielMirer/iStock/Thinkstock (STERLING, Va.) -- The Loudon County Health Department is continuing to investigate the reports of illnesses linked to a Chipotle restaurant earlier this month, saying approximately 60 people ...

UN: Deaths linked to HIV/AIDS drop by half

iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Deaths linked to AIDS have dropped by half in the past decade, according to a new report. The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS said deaths ...

FDA approves first neonatal MRI device

Creatas/Thinkstock (WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved the first MRI device specifically for neonatal brain and head imaging in neonatal intensive care units."Although we ...

Inside the experimental treatment considered for baby Charlie Gard

TOLGA AKMEN/AFP/Getty Images (LONDON) -- The U.S. doctor in London to examine Charlie Gard, an 11-month-old boy suffering from a critical illness that has damaged his brain and rendered ...

CDC: More than 100 million Americans living with diabetes or prediabetes

Credit: James Gathany/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that more than 100 million American adults are living ...

Baby boy literally can’t wait for his dad to drop the beat

Bronkar and Cyndi Lee (ATLANTA) -- This baby boy literally can’t wait for his dad to drop the beat.Bronkar Lee and his 19-month-old son, Elijah, have an impressive beatbox ...

Mickey Mouse tells kids their adoption date, happy tears ensue

Courtesy Courtney Gilmour (ORLANDO, Fla.) -- A magical day became even more magical for these kids thanks to some wonderful news from Mickey Mouse. Janielle and Elijah Gilmour were surprised ...

Give Baby Charlie experimental treatment, say US parents whose son has similar disorder

Sally Hawkins/ABC News (BALTIMORE) -- Baby Charlie Gard’s parents have been locked in a bitter fight for their son’s future, not only for his survival against a debilitating disease, ...

'Healthy Living for Summer': Skin-care safety

iStock/Thinkstock (LOS ANGELES) -- Spending more time in the sun is a big part of summer but it takes a toll on us, and it can be deadly. In ...

18-day-old baby girl dies after contracting meningitis linked to HSV-1, parents say

iStock/Thinkstock (DES MOINES, Iowa) -- As they mourn the loss of their newborn daughter, a couple in Iowa are warning parents about whom they allow around their babies in ...

Colorado Chick-fil-A employee saves co-worker from choking during break

iStock/Thinkstock (HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo.) -- A Chick-fil-A employee is being hailed after performing the Heimlich maneuver on a choking co-worker.Andrew Myrant was on his break in a Highlands Ranch, ...

101-year-old female runner sets world record

ABCNews.com (BATON ROUGE, La.) -- Julia Hawkins, 101, knows a thing or two about going the distance, and with a nickname like “Hurricane,” you can be sure that speed ...

California couple welcomes baby during Uber ride to the hospital

KABC-TV (SHERMAN OAKS, Calif.) -- A California couple’s Uber ride took an unexpected turn Friday night after a woman gave birth inside the car.Niv Davidovich told ABC News that ...

90-year-old grandmother has made over 2,000 tiny hats for newborns

Courtesy Hillcrest Hospital (MAYFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio) -- One 90-year-old grandmother is keeping herself plenty busy.Barbara Lowe has hand knit thousands of tiny hats for babies born inside Hillcrest Hospital ...

Students design 3D-printed wheelchairs for kitten with spinal condition

Carrie Barron (PORTSMOUTH, N.H.) -- When a cat-loving teacher heard about a friend's feline with mobility issues, she had an innovative idea to use 3D printing to help get ...

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