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Monday, June 27, 2016

KXII-TV

Community benefit helps provide treatment for Bells child
KXII-TV
BELLS, Texas -- Thirteen teams came out Saturday to Bells High School to play basketball and help raise money for Creed Mattingly, a 1-year-old with a rare disease. The community got together to help his family pay for medical expenses. Basketball ...

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Video: Selena Gomez dance-off with 7-year-old... battling rare disease
Emirates 24|7
Just before her concert in Louisville, Kentucky this week, Selena Gomez took part in an impromptu dance-off Wednesday with an adorable 7-year-old girl named Audrey Nethery, with Diamond-Blackfan anemia, a rare bone marrow disease. Print.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Dr. Roach: Prognosis for rare disease depends on its extent
LubbockOnline.com
Answer: Langerhans cell histiocytosis is a rare disease that is difficult to understand. Expert opinion is mixed on whether it is, strictly speaking, a cancer. It acts like cancer in many ways and probably is caused by immune system dysfunction. The ...

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Friday, June 24, 2016

FOX31 Denver

Horse tests positive for rare, infectious disease in Colorado
FOX31 Denver
AURORA, Colo. -- A horse race track in Aurora was under quarantine Friday after a non-race horse tested positive for Equine Infectious Anemia. While it's not harmful to humans, about 900 horses are stabled at Arapahoe Park in Aurora. Those horses are ...

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Friday, June 24, 2016

KUTV 2News

Selena Gomez dances with internet sensation with rare disease
KUTV 2News
(KUTV) According to Entertainment Weekly, Selena Gomez made a special stop on her Revival Tour. Entertainment Weekly said she met 6 year-old internet sensation Audrey Nethery who shows the world her light through her Zumba dance moves and ...
Selena Gomez dances with 7-year-old suffering from rare diseaseNew York Daily News
Selena Gomez dances with fan who has rare diseaseWCBD News 2
7-Year-Old With Rare Disease Nails 'Love You Like A Love Song' In Duet With Selena GomezCBS Local
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Friday, June 24, 2016

Opposing Views

Rare Disease Makes Baby Look Pregnant (Photos)
Opposing Views
Paul Rybkin and Karen Rodas were delighted to learn that they were expecting a second child after their first had died just 36 hours after birth due to a rare disease called Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD). Unfortunately, the New Jersey couple received ...

Friday, June 24, 2016

Six-minute marathon fitting for Stouffville man with rare disease
YorkRegion.com
This month, Canadians with IPF from coast to coast are participating in various “six-minute marathons” to put IPF in the spotlight and to show they can still live an active life with the rare but fatal lung disease. The disease causes irreversible ...

Friday, June 24, 2016

Prognosis for rare disease depends on its extent
STLtoday.com
Dear Dr. Roach • I have a friend who is the primary caregiver to her son, diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis. I would like to better understand this. Can you help? — O.C.. Answer • Langerhans cell histiocytosis is a rare disease that is ...

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Thursday, June 23, 2016

WSET

Danville Teen with Rare Disease Remains Hopeful
WSET
Danville, VA - Brianna Harper is only 16 years old was recently diagnosed with a disease that destroys some of her glands. Saturday, her family held a fundraiser to help cover some of the medical bills. Brianna is in stage two of Sjogren Syndrome ...

Thursday, June 23, 2016

CBS Local

7-Year-Old With Rare Disease Nails 'Love You Like A Love Song' In Duet With Selena Gomez
CBS Local
LOUISVILLE (CBSLA.com) — One of Selena Gomez's little fans stole the spotlight when the two performed “Love You Like a Love Song” together. Gomez's duet with Audrey Nethery happened last night before the star's concert in Kentucky. Audrey, who is 7, ...
Selena Gomez dances with 7-year-old suffering from rare diseaseNew York Daily News
Selena Gomez dances with internet sensation with rare diseaseKUTV 2News
Selena Gomez Performs Dancing Duet With 7-Year-Old Viral Star Battling Rare DiseaseUs Weekly
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