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CNN, David Azaria, Osoro Nyawangah

Tanzanian albino teen gets a reason to smile

Bibiana Mashamba loves to dance, run and jump -- all the attributes of a thriving teenager.

But at age 16, all that has taken a back seat as she struggles to walk following a…

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CNN, David Azaria, Osoro Nyawangah

Tanzanian albino attacked for her bones

Thieves chopped off a Tanzanian albino girl's leg and fingers because they think her bones are magic, a belief taught by witch doctors. Now, thanks to a doctor, she has a…

Fall weather means its flu shot season

Fall weather means its flu shot season

This year, health officials believe the vaccine will be better than ever in fighting off several strains of influenza

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Researchers close in on malaria cure

Researchers at Portland State University may be on the verge of a breakthrough cure for malaria: a single pill for a disease that kills more than half a million people each year.

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Pottstown hospital workers ratify new contract

Workers at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center will be staying on the job and off the picket line.

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Governor, first lady: 3D mammograms must be available at no extra cost

The announcement establishes that insurers must treat 3D mammograms the same as traditional two-dimensional mammograms when determining healthcare coverage

Taking the pain out of a trip to the doctor s office

Taking the pain out of a trip to the doctor's office

No, this isn't a hotel but a doctor's office and patient rooms inside St. Luke's Anderson Campus' medical center

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Taylor Swift donates $50,000 for sick baby

Toshi Davidson was a backup dancer for Taylor Swift's 1989 tour, but the superstar recently showed that she was the one who had his back.

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Double lung transplant

Life gets turned upside down when you’re hit by a life-threatening disease.

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