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One Million Moms criticizes 'American Girl' over feature about adopted girl

The original article, written by an editor from Amaya's point of view, tells the story of how the little girl came to live with her two dads, Rob and Reece Scheer. Stephanie Spanos, a spokesperson for American Girl , has stated that Amaya's story fits perfectly with the company's mission to support young girls and to highlight their achievements and gifts.

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FDA Okays Genentech's Cotellic In Combination With Zelboraf In Advanced Melanoma

Like Mekinist (trametinib), Cotellic (cobimetinib) is a mitogen-activated protein kinase (MEK) inhibitor and has been approved for use alongside Genentech's BRAF inhibitor Zelboraf (vemurafenib) in patients with BRAF V600-positive advanced melanoma.

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Awesome nurses surprise girl undergoing chemo with 'Frozen' sing-a-long

Three-year-old Millie McColl has stage 4 Neuroblastoma, a form of nerve cell cancer. While receiving treatment last week, Millie and five of the night shift nurses put on a special performance of "Let It Go," complete with costumes, microphone, fake snow and coordinated dance moves.

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Focused Ultrasound Foundation Working on New Brain Treatment

After the ultrasound treatment succeeded in breaching the blood-brain barrier, the tumor was surgically removed, and the scientists are using pathology to measure the differences between the concentration of chemotherapy in the regions targeted by sound waves and those in areas where the blood-brain barrier was not breached.

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IL attorney general asks state utility regulator for probe of Peoples

In response, Peoples said it agreed with the state that the program "needed a fresh start". The fact that they allegedly hid the cost comes right from an ICC audit report done by Liberty Consulting Group, dated September 30, 2015, in which they called Peoples Gas AMRP an "out-of-date and out-of-touch" program and stated that the program should be completely restructured.

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Joey Feek in Hospice

Doctors told the Feeks that her pain was caused by the growing tumors in her body. "We all prayed. God answered", said her husband, Rory - and partner in the singing duo Joey + Rory . As the tears flowed, Joey's family and youngest daughter, Indy, could be heard laughing in the distance and everyone realized that Joey will forever live in their "little Indiana's smile".