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Democrats block Senate bill requiring medical care for babies that survive abortion

Senate Democrats on Monday blocked an effort to pass legislation clarifying that babies who survive attempted abortions must receive medical care. Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., rejected the motion to pass the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, authored by Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., and co-sponsored by other Republicans. Sasse had sought to pass the bill via… Read More »

Singer with a rare blood pressure disorder who relies on an oxygen tank to survive

Singer with a rare blood pressure disorder who relies on an oxygen tank to survive tells how performing has helped her recover – surviving 5 years into her ‘borrowed time’ Chloe Temtchine, 35, has been singing since she was six years old and in 2009 released her debut album  But Chloe, who is from New… Read More »

Signs of progress and challenges as more patients survive cancer

(Reuters Health) – – As a growing number of people live decades after a cancer diagnosis, doctors and scientists are developing treatment guidelines for survivors. But a U.S. report suggests more work is needed to improve the consistency and quality of survivorship care. It’s been more than a decade since the Institute of Medicine (IOM)… Read More »