Health News

Boy with deadly disease competes in triathlons to stay healthy
March 29, 2017

Courtesy Josue and Maruska Vella(NEW YORK) — Jake Vella is literally running for his life. The 7-year-old Maltese boy suffers from…

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Robot allows 6-year-old to attend kindergarten while she fights cancer
March 29, 2017

Courtesy Michelle Adkins(ROBINSON, Texas) — One kindergartner undergoing cancer treatment is able to “attend” class, thanks to the help of artificial…

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Premature deaths rise in US as opioid epidemic worsens, report finds
March 29, 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Premature deaths of people under age 75 are increasing at a dramatic rate across the U.S., according to…

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Gov. Chris Christie to work with Jared Kushner to combat opioid epidemic
March 29, 2017

ABC News(Chris Christie denies rift with Jared Kushner, says pair ‘get along just great’ (WASHINGTON) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie…

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Photo shoots capture experiences of families of terminally ill children
March 29, 2017

ABC News(RICHMOND, Va.) — For parents of terminally ill children, professional photographs aren’t typically at the top of the priority list….

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Chris Christie joining Trump effort to combat opioids
March 28, 2017

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is set to play a role in a new White House effort…

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How President Trump's 'Energy Independence' executive order will impact the Clean Power Plan
March 28, 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump signed on Tuesday the “Energy Independence” executive order, requiring the review of a regulation unpopular in…

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Brain implants helps paralyzed man drink coffee on his own for 1st time in years
March 28, 2017

Case Western Reserve University(CLEVELAND) — After years of paralysis, a man was able to pick up a cup of coffee and…

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Teen brings little girl's mermaid dream to life
March 28, 2017

Keegan Carnahan/Twitter: @selftltledtyler(TAMPA, Fla.) — One little girl’s magical mermaid dreams of being “Under the Sea” came true during bath time…

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The workout secrets of a trucker fitness guru
March 28, 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A former Olympic hopeful-turned-truck driver has released a book on how to stay fit and lose weight even…

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