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World's Smallest Baby Survives Despite Being Born Weighing Just 8 Ounces
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, preemies, health care, survival )

- 424 days ago -
A little girl born weighing less than a small block of butter is being hailed as the smallest surviving premature baby.
Tales of Survival
Health & Wellness  (tags: Tales, of, Survival )

- 2338 days ago -
Patient is a demented, chronically ill elderly male lying in bed attached to a ventilator, appearing anything but his stated age. Contracted in a fetal position, huddled under the bed sheet with only his bald head
ABC News Launches Million Moms Challenge, How You Can Join: Take The Challenge!!!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: ABC News, Million Moms Challenge, babies, survival, health, middle-east, mothers, unsanitary conditions, goodnews, prevention, healthcare, video )

- 2426 days ago -
very mother in the world wants the same thing: a healthy pregnancy, a safe birth, and a baby who will thrive. But for millions of moms and babies in developing countries, these basic human rights are out of reach.
Poor 'Get Less Prostate Surgery'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Prostate surgery, health, treatment, survival )

- 2977 days ago -
Men living in deprived areas are less likely to receive radiotherapy or surgery for prostate cancer than their richer counterparts, a study suggests.
Saving the African Child
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, infant mortality, poverty, poverty, educating women, Africa, survival )

- 3134 days ago -
Dr Ayoade Olatunbosun-Alakija says what she went through after losing two children made her understand the pain other women undergo. She counts as an achievement educating disadvantaged women on simple ways to ensure babies survive the first 28 days after
Tot Survives Key Fall Horror - Missouri/USA
Health & Wellness  (tags: child, injury, brain, missouri, usa, survival )

- 3490 days ago -
THIS youngster has been hailed a miracle after surviving being stabbed through the eye - with a car key. Nicholas Holderman, one, was heard crying by his shocked father Chris after a fall at home. Mr Holderman rushed to the tot's aid only to find .....
Baby Survives After Falling Onto Tracks When Mother Gave Birth in Moving Train Toilet
Health & Wellness  (tags: interesting, baby, survival, humans, train, Premature Birth )

- 3761 days ago -
A newborn baby girl survived for nearly two hours on train tracks after she fell through a moving train toilet when her mother prematurely gave birth. The child's mother, Bhuri Kalbi, 33, was travelling with relatives on an overnight train when she went
Dementia - Many Survive 4 Years
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dementia, survival, treatment, health, humans, illness, brain, disease, environment, family, healthcare, research, risks, safety, society, study )

- 3808 days ago -
Not surprisingly, those who were younger when they developed dementia tended to live longer than those who were older. Those aged 65-69 lived an average of almost 11 years after diagnosis, compared to just 3.8 years for those aged 90 or over.
Surviving Cancer - Thriving After Life's Bum Rap
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, survival, attitude, thriving )

- 3957 days ago -
Can getting cancer make you happy? For Betty Rollin, survivor of two breast cancers, there's no question about it. In her newest book, "Here's the Bright Side," Ms. Rollin recounts:

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