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Olympian sells medal to fund child's cancer treatment
CNN Health : August 27, 2016, 11:58 am
For an athlete, an Olympic medal is a priceless possession.
Mom: "Drug policy is the reason people are dying"
CNN Health : August 27, 2016, 7:55 am
In March, Louise Vincent's 19-year-old daughter died of a heroin overdose. But it's not the drug she blames for her daughter's death -- it's drug policy.
'Dark twin' of the Milky Way galaxy discovered
CNN Health : August 27, 2016, 6:48 am
Welcome to the dark side of the universe. In a direct contrast with the beautifully bright Milky Way galaxy, a "dark twin" called Dragonfly 44 has been discovered 300 million light-years away in the Coma constellation, according to a new study.
Helping the homeless, one song at a time
CNN Health : August 27, 2016, 5:38 am
On a rainy August afternoon, Chris Leamy sat on a pavement and waited for passersby to drop a dollar or two. But the 29-year-old isn't homeless. With a guitar in hand, he sits by homeless people in New York City and tries to help them boost their gains by playing a few tunes.
US blood supply should be screened for Zika, FDA says
CNN Health : August 26, 2016, 11:42 am
The Food and Drug Administration has recommended screening the entire US blood supply for the Zika virus, it announced today, noting that screening donated blood is already underway in Florida and Puerto Rico.