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Sully had been trained by America's VetDogs , a nonprofit that provides service dogs. With Trump due to attend the funeral of President Bush, the nation can expect the Bush family to show "kindness and class" to Trump when he attends the service, according to a former Bush 43 White House official.
  • Donald Trump Silent as White House Reporters Urge Praise for John McCain

    Donald Trump Silent as White House Reporters Urge Praise for John McCain

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    However, Vice President Mike Pence is set to speak at a ceremony honoring Mr. McCain at the U.S. Capitol on Friday. Marc Short, the former White House Director of Legislative Affairs under President Donald Trump , said that the news media should blame itself for President Donald Trump not personally honoring the late Sen.
  • Condolences pour in after the death of John McCain

    Condolences pour in after the death of John McCain

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    His office said in a statement that his wife Cindy McCain and their family were alongside him when he died . Previous year - in what would be his last worldwide trip - the United States Studies Centre in Sydney hosted an address by Senator McCain .
  • Youngest American Woman To Receive Full Face Transplant, One Year Post-Op

    Youngest American Woman To Receive Full Face Transplant, One Year Post-Op

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    As Katie Stubblefield brushed her fingers across her face , she could feel the wound. She survived, but the injury resulted in the loss of her face. Katie's doctors chose to give her a full transplant instead of a partial one because, with the donor's face being wider and darker, transplanting 100 percent of it would look better.
  • Public health officials warn of increased West Nile activity

    Public health officials warn of increased West Nile activity

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    Blood donors carrying the virus are detected and reported more rapidly than human cases, who first have to show symptoms and then see a doctor. West Nile Virus affects the nervous system and some mild symptoms include fever, headaches and muscle aches that can last days to weeks.
  • Transgender woman says CVS pharmacist refused to fill hormone prescription

    Transgender woman says CVS pharmacist refused to fill hormone prescription

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    But when she gave her prescription to the pharmacist, he denied her the medication without giving a reason, she wrote. "Embarrassed and distressed, I almost started crying in the middle of the store", she said . According to Hall, she tried repeatedly to reach CVS' corporate complaint line, but no one apologized or addressed the incident. "After years of working to affirm my identity in a world where transgender people are questioned constantly about how well they know themselves, the ...
  • Recent CDC report finds rates increasing

    Recent CDC report finds rates increasing

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    Phrases that may be meant to comfort such as, "They're in a better place now", or "They're no longer hurting", can also hurt suicide loss survivors, who might wonder, Schnell said, "Wasn't the place where we are good enough?" Mental health experts agree that several high-profile celebrity suicides could possibly cause an increased risk of what's called suicide contagion, and that all of us should be aware of the risk factors related to suicide.
  • Experimental Ebola vaccine could be 'game-changer' in Congo outbreak

    Experimental Ebola vaccine could be 'game-changer' in Congo outbreak

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    With the 14 confirmed Ebola cases in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the health officials are working towards controlling the Ebola outbreak in the city which has over 1 million people. Motshegwa said following the outbreak of the deadly Ebola in the DRC, her ministry has put measures in place at points of entry. The WHO has deployed doses of the experimental vaccine along with emergency teams and equipment Congo .
  • Floridians sick after contracting Salmonella from eggs at Walmart, Publix

    Floridians sick after contracting Salmonella from eggs at Walmart, Publix

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    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued an update Thursday on the salmonella outbreak that led to the recall of about 200 million eggs produced by an IN farm. Authorities said the DeCosters' company, Quality Egg, sold eggs contaminated with Salmonella enteriditis to several states and bribed an inspector for the U.S.
  • More Ebola cases detected in DR Congo

    More Ebola cases detected in DR Congo

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    The DRC authorities further reported 21 other cases of fever accompanied with uncontrolled bleeding which is the disease's main symptom in Equateur province. He said that an emergency operation centre would be set up and chaired by Dr. Babasanya, who actually led "our efforts in Liberia and Sierra Leone and Guinea during the outbreak in 2014".
  • National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

    National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

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    Residents have the chance to hand over old prescriptions and rid their homes of potentially risky medications if they get into the wrong hands. "Well, I think people are always looking for an opportunity to get rid of their medications in their home".
  • OR running back Royce Freeman drafted by Broncos

    OR running back Royce Freeman drafted by Broncos

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    Freeman was the all-time leading rusher at Oregon . John Elway has added size, strength and seasoning to the Denver Broncos' roster after spending much of the last two drafts taking chances on players who had lighter resumes and more question marks.