Chuck and Tiffany Palmer, of Kansas City, Missouri, were familiar with hypoplastic left heart syndrome due to their careers in healthcare. Still, knowledge of the heart defect didn’t prepare the parents to learn their own son has the condition. “It was devastating. It was at our 20-week ultrasound. We weren’t expecting the diagnosis. No parent…

A 6-year-old boy was hospitalized on August 4 after an infected mosquito bite caused him to experience brain swelling and seizures, but he is expected to make a full recovery. After complaining of a headache, Noah Surrett of Asheville, North Carolina, came down with La Crosse encephalitis, WLOS reports. According to the CDC, seizures from the…

Twins Sydney and Lexi Stark were already lucky when they were born on March 9, 2001. Though they were conjoined in their lower body, they had defied the odds — 40 to 60 percent of conjoined twins are delivered stillborn, and only 35 percent survive after the first day. But seven months later, the girls…

Meet Noah. He'll be 10 years old on August 10, 2018. And he'll celebrate another milestone that day: fighting cystic fibrosis for a decade, a condition he was diagnosed with at five months old. Medical obstacles began around his second birthday and have been frequent ever since, with the worst-of-the-worst issues starting around a few weeks…

Bill English, of Bellmawr, New Jersey, has a new lease on life after a stranger saw his wife’s desperate Facebook plea for a kidney donor and stepped up to help the ailing father of two. English, 35, says he was prepared for the worst in 2015 when he learned his kidneys were failing. That’s when…

A mom from Memphis, Tennessee, was able to help her husband properly secure their baby in a car seat just minutes before they were involved in an accident — likely saving the infant from serious injury. When Rebecca Tafaro Boyer returned to work on July 14 after finishing her maternity leave, she felt sad about…

Chrissy Teigen and John Legend‘s Bali vacation included a sweet moment in bed with their 10-week-old son Miles Theodore. The superstar couple, who are also relaxing in Indonesia with their 2-year-old daughter Luna Simone, kicked off Saturday morning with a video on Instagram — taken as they all laid together in bed, shirtless. “Hi everybody,” Teigen said as she shot the…

Olympic alpine skier Bode Miller and his wife Morgan Beck Miller have a powerful warning for all parents after the tragic death of their 19-month-old daughter Emeline, who drowned in a backyard pool accident in June. Just five weeks later, the couple sat down with Savannah Guthrie at their home in California for an emotional talk about their loss,…

The Tennessee child care center where twin toddlers drowned last week has a history of complaints and, two months before the kids died, it was ordered to stop operating because it was unlicensed, PEOPLE confirms. Elijah and Elyssa Orejuela were found on Friday around 10 a.m. in the backyard pool of Om Baby day care, which…

On Saturday afternoon, as temperatures in Texas broke triple digits, a 10-year-old boy called 911 and said he was locked inside a parked truck where his mother had allegedly passed out in the front seat, according to an arrest affidavit obtained by PEOPLE. “The 10-year-old asked his mother to roll down the windows, while on…

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