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WATCH:  Boy, 8, meets the bone marrow donor who saved his life live on 'GMA'

WATCH: Boy, 8, meets the bone marrow donor who saved his life live on 'GMA'

ABC News    Health    5 hour(s) ago
An 8-year-old leukemia survivor meets the woman who donated her bone marrow to save his life for the first time. Read more

Devils' Boyle diagnosed with leukemia after camp physical

Devils' Boyle diagnosed with leukemia after camp physical

Fox News    Health    6 hour(s) ago
Veteran forward Brian Boyle has his eyes set on the New Jersey Devils’ season opener on Oct. 7 despite being diagnosed with leukemia after a team physical at the start of camp. Read more

Boy, 8, meets the bone marrow donor who saved his life

Boy, 8, meets the bone marrow donor who saved his life

ABC News    Health    6 hour(s) ago
The second-grader who beat leukemia met his bone marrow donor live on "GMA." Read more

The Latest: Trump hopes GOP senators pass health care bill

The Latest: Trump hopes GOP senators pass health care bill

ABC News    Health    6 hour(s) ago
President Donald Trump says he hopes Republican senators will vote for new legislation that aims to repeal and replace his predecessor's health care law. Read more

Robin Roberts celebrates 5th 'birthday' of bone marrow transplant

Robin Roberts celebrates 5th 'birthday' of bone marrow transplant

ABC News    Health    6 hour(s) ago
Roberts received donor cells from her sister, Sally Ann Roberts. Read more

What is hepatitis?

What is hepatitis?

Fox News    Health    6 hour(s) ago
Taking care of every part of your body is essential, including your liver. Read more

WATCH:  Robin Roberts marks milestone 'birthday': 5 years since her bone marrow transplant

WATCH: Robin Roberts marks milestone 'birthday': 5 years since her bone marrow transplant

ABC News    Health    6 hour(s) ago
Plus, Dr. Richard Besser discusses the new medical advancements that have been made over the past five years, which may offer hope to those who need a marrow transplant. Read more

Dental checkups urged for babies -- but many dentists are wary

Dental checkups urged for babies -- but many dentists are wary

CNN    Health    7 hour(s) ago
Allen Barron scrunches up his tiny face and wails as his mother gently tips him backward onto the lap of Jean Calvo, a pediatric dental resident at the University of California-San Francisco. Read more

The most common pre-existing medical conditions

The most common pre-existing medical conditions

CNN    Health    7 hour(s) ago
By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unhealthy nation and could therefore have a lot to lose, depending on how the health care debate concludes. Read more

If I Were a Parent: Teaching kids to be good sports

If I Were a Parent: Teaching kids to be good sports

CNN    Health    9 hour(s) ago
"That teams stinks." Read more

Why is health care in the US so expensive?

Why is health care in the US so expensive?

CNN    Health    9 hour(s) ago
As Congress debates a new health care bill, Dr. Sanjay Gupta asks: Why is health care in the United States so expensive in the first place? Read more

Who wins, who loses in bill aimed at upending Obamacare

Who wins, who loses in bill aimed at upending Obamacare

ABC News    Health    10 hour(s) ago
GOP health care bill likely to leave more uninsured; those with health savings accounts could benefit Read more

Trump pressing GOP senators to act on new health proposal

Trump pressing GOP senators to act on new health proposal

ABC News    Health    11 hour(s) ago
President Trump is pushing GOP senators to get behind the latest effort to pass a new health care overall to replace the Obama-era law Read more

A Stress Link to Lupus

A Stress Link to Lupus

New York Times    Health    14 hour(s) ago
Women exposed to trauma, including serious car crashes or sexual assaults, were at increased risk of developing the autoimmune disorder lupus. Read more

Hepatitis A outbreak seen in Los Angeles County

Hepatitis A outbreak seen in Los Angeles County

ABC News    Health    20 hour(s) ago
Public health authorities have declared an outbreak of hepatitis A in Los Angeles County, the third California region to see significant infections this year Read more

The world is running out of antibiotics, WHO says

The world is running out of antibiotics, WHO says

CNN    Health    21 hour(s) ago
Too few new antibiotics are under development to combat the threat of multidrug-resistant infections, according to a new World Health Organization report published Tuesday. Adding to the concern: It is likely that the speed of increasing resistance will outpace the slow drug development process. Read more

Lawyers trade jabs as meningitis outbreak murder trial opens

Lawyers trade jabs as meningitis outbreak murder trial opens

ABC News    Health    21 hour(s) ago
An attorney for a Massachusetts pharmacist charged in a deadly meningitis outbreak has urged jurors not to be swayed by their emotions while prosecutors say the man's actions demonstrated a "shocking disregard" for human life Read more

41 state attorneys general subpoena opioid manufacturers and distributors

41 state attorneys general subpoena opioid manufacturers and distributors

CNN    Health    22 hour(s) ago
A coalition of 41 states' attorneys general have served five major opioid manufacturers and three drug distributors with subpoenas seeking information about how these companies marketed and distributed prescription opioids. Read more

Winners and losers in GOP's last-ditch health overhaul

Winners and losers in GOP's last-ditch health overhaul

ABC News    Health    22 hour(s) ago
New GOP health care bill would redistributes hundreds of billions in federal financing, creating winners and losers Read more

Health benefit offers from small businesses keep vanishing

Health benefit offers from small businesses keep vanishing

ABC News    Health    23 hour(s) ago
Only half of America's smallest businesses now offer health coverage to their workers as slow, steady cost hikes have made it too expensive for many to afford a benefit that nearly all large employers still provide Read more