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'I felt like the monster was chasing us:' Woman speaks out after 11 people in her family get breast cancer

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ABC News(NEW YORK) — A Pennsylvania woman has made it her mission to raise awareness for the devastation that breast cancer can cause after 11 women in her family —Read More

Teacher inspires student after her unexpected pregnancy

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ABC News(HARLINGEN, Texas) — After Yvette Luna discovered she was pregnant in high school, she transferred to Keys Academy in Harlingen, Texas, where her parents hoped the small student-teacher ratioRead More

Man gets tattoo replica of 9-year-old son’s burn scars

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Joel Thomas(FESTUS, Mo.) — A Missouri dad has received a special tattoo to help his 9-year-old son cope with year-old burn scars. In 2016, Landon Thomas accidentally fell into aRead More

The heartwarming reason why parents took newborn photos with 21-year-old son

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Chaotic Perfection Photography (LOS ANGELES) — One newborn photographer never got a chance to give her own child the posed photos that new moms and dads love. So she decidedRead More

From war hero to white coat: A wounded veteran's journey to Harvard Medical School

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ABC News (NEW YORK) — Seven years before Greg Galeazzi put on a white coat at Harvard Medical School, he wore Army fatigues while serving a year-long deployment in Afghanistan.Read More

Contaminated eggs found in more than 15 countries

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iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — Fifteen countries in the European Union, along with Switzerland and Hong Kong, have received eggs tainted with an insecticide, according to the European Commission. The insecticide, fipronil, hasRead More

Five deaths reported after using balloon systems to treat obesity, FDA says

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iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — At least five people have died from 2016 to present day after using gastric balloon systems to treat obesity, according to the Food and Drug Administration. “AllRead More

Fleas are testing positive for the plague in parts of Arizona

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iStock/Thinkstock(PHOENIX) — Officials in two Arizona counties are warning the public after fleas in the region tested positive for the plague, the infamous infectious disease that killed millions during theRead More

'Healthy Living for Summer': Having a balanced diet

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DigitalVision/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Dieting can be a frustrating experience, at times leading to feelings of guilt or tempting cravings. In the seventh episode of ABC News’ “Healthy Living for Summer”Read More

Little girl sobs with joy after discovering her mom is pregnant

Thumbnail for 800675 — One big sister broke down with tears of joy at the news that her mom was pregnant with another child. Alicia Capello waited until her daughter, Alexis, 13,Read More