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NJ Nurse Repeatedly Stabs Boy With Autism With Needle: AG

NJ Nurse Repeatedly Stabs Boy With Autism With Needle: AG

New Jersey officials say a nurse caught on videotape stabbing a boy with autism with a hypodermic needle to control his behavior has agreed to surrender her license during the investigation. »

Texas Girl Takes Cancer Fight to DC
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Texas Girl Takes Cancer Fight to DC

A North Texas girl is taking her cancer fight to Washington, D.C. Nine-year-old Sadie Keller is battling leukemia. For the last year NBC 5 has covered how she video-blogged her cancer treatment and raised more... »

'Drunkorexia' Common Among College Students: Study

'Drunkorexia' Common Among College Students: Study

Almost a third of college students say they’ve taken part in practices dubbed “drunkorexia,” according to a recent study, NBC News reported. That’s the name for behaviors such as skipping meals or heavy... »

Fla. Mosquitoes Tested for Zika to Confirm 1st Bites by US Insects
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Fla. Mosquitoes Tested for Zika to Confirm 1st Bites by US Insects

Florida health officials are conducting tests in two possible non-travel related cases of Zika, either of which would be the first direct mosquito infection of the virus in the continental United States. The... »

New Game-Day Concussion Protocol for NFL

New Game-Day Concussion Protocol for NFL

The NFL and the players association have announced a new policy regarding game-day concussion protocol and discipline for clubs that violate the procedure. Under the new policy jointly announced Monday, the NFL... »

 Last Dance for Dying Teen
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Last Dance for Dying Teen

Friends and family organized a special prom for 14-year-old Wisconsinite Jerika Bolen, who suffers from a rare terminal illness. WGBA's Marisa Decandido reports. »

Jefferson Hospital CEO Talks Health and the DNC
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Jefferson Hospital CEO Talks Health and the DNC

Dr. Stephen Klasko, president and CEO of Thomas Jefferson University and Health System, talks with NBC10's Rosemary Connors about the role Jefferson will play as the official health organization for the... »

#ClearTheShelters: The Health Benefits of Pet Ownership
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#ClearTheShelters: The Health Benefits of Pet Ownership

Clear the Shelters is committed to placing shelter animals into permanent, loving homes. Dr. Robert Danoff says owning a dog can benefit your mental health as well as your body because walking your dog... »

Clear The Shelters: Henry the Therapy Cat
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Clear The Shelters: Henry the Therapy Cat

Henry the cat is 11 years old, and has FIV, the feline equivalent of HIV in humans. Henry has a big effect on hospice patients he visits, providing comfort to those in need. »