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Queens boy with rare disease recovers with ‘miracle’ treatment

Five years ago, Matthew Evangelista’s mother was convinced that he was on the brink of death. The then-11-year-old Queens boy had been diagnosed with an exceedingly rare degenerative disease called mucopolysaccharidosis type VII, also known as Sly syndrome, when he ...

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Breast implants linked to heightened risk of rare cancer

Women with breast implants have an increased risk of getting a rare type of lymphoma, according to a new study published Thursday in the journal JAMA Oncology. But the overall chance of developing anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL), a cancer ...

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Hope is rising on a cure for rare childhood cancer DIPG

On Nov. 15, music producer and promoter John (Gungie) Rivera will host the ninth annual celebrity fundraising gala for the Cristian Rivera Foundation. Named in honor of his young son who lost a battle with cancer in 2009, Rivera has ...

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Jim Carrey gives emotional talk in rare public appearance

Comedian Jim Carrey is learning to accept his sadness and pain. The actor, who has been open about his struggles with depression, joined Michael Moore on stage Thursday night and spoke candidly, and emotionally, about living under Trump’s presidency and ...

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Brooklyn College student, 19, dies from rare brain-eating amoeba

Kerry Stoutenburgh, 19, died from a brain-eating amoeba, Naegleria fowleri, she contracted while swimming in a creek during a family vacation in Maryland. (gofundme.com/2mqksme4) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Monday, September 12, 2016, 7:33 PM A teen from upstate New York ...

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Rob Kardashian smiles in rare kissing photo with Blac Chyna

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, February 18, 2016, 10:13 PM SnapChat Rob Kardashain continue to confirm their blossoming romance. Rob Kardashian has never looked happier. The reality TV star was all smiles as girlfriend Blac Chyna planted a kiss on ...

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Rob Kardashian smiles in rare kissing photo with Blac Chyna

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, February 18, 2016, 10:13 PM SnapChat Rob Kardashain continue to confirm their blossoming romance. Rob Kardashian has never looked happier. The reality TV star was all smiles as girlfriend Blac Chyna planted a kiss on ...

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ABBA members make rare joint appearance in Stockholm

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, January 21, 2016, 12:34 AM ABBA via Facebook The four members of ABBA made a rare joint appearance Wednesday to celebrate the opening of a “Mamma Mia”-inspired restaurant in Stockholm. Mamma mia, it’s an ABBA ...

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Airbnb Says Data Dump Shows Misuse of Service Is Rare

With its release of a trove of data this week, the short-term rental company Airbnb sought to underscore how the majority of its hosts in New York City are playing by the rules. The point is a critical one for ...

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Utah girl, 8, diagnosed with rare form of breast cancer

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 12:43 AM An 8-year girl in Utah learned earlier this month she has a rare form of breast cancer — a shocking discovery local doctors reportedly said is the youngest such ...

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