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2-year-old needs rare blood type to save her life, now there's a worldwide search underway
OneBlood.org (NEW YORK) -- The family of a 2-year-old girl battling an aggressive form of cancer is desperately searching for a rare blood type that will allow her to obtain the life-saving treatment she needs.Zainab Mughal was diagnosed with neuroblastoma two months ago. But her family believes the tumor in her stomach had been growing for at least 10 months before that, her father, Raheel Mughal, said in a video published by OneBlood, the organization aiding the family's search for Zainab's blood supply. Mughal said his daughter's diagnosis was "the worst thing" they could have expected, until doctors discovered another...
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FDA warns of dog foods recalled for too much Vitamin D
iStock/cmannphoto (NEW YORK) -- The Food and Drug Administration is warning pet owners that several brands of dry dog food contain too much vitamin D, which can be toxic in high amounts, increasing their risk of kidney failure.The FDA said that dog food sourced from a single manufacturer, but sold by multiple brands, contained "excessive, potentially toxic levels of vitamin D." Recalls have been initiated for impacted food from Nutrisca, Natural Life Pet Products, Sunshine Mills, Inc., Kroger brand, and ELM dog foods. "After receiving complaints from pet owners about dogs with vitamin D toxicity, one of the firms reported...
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ABC News' Ginger Zee taps sleep training expert to help son sleep through the night
Ginger Zee (NEW YORK) -- ABC News' Good Morning America meteorologist Ginger Zee is the mother of two boys, Adrian, who will turn three later this month, and Miles, who was born in February.Like any parent, Zee is constantly in search of one thing: sleep.When she heard about a baby sleep training expert through Twitter, Zee reached out. She and her husband, Ben Aaron, worked with the expert, Dana Obleman, who writes on her website, "My job is to get your baby sleeping through the night!"Here is their experience, in Zee's own words:I’m exhausted.The type of exhausted that I can’t...
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