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To help pay for his wife’s mounting medical bills, Robert Blocksom is looking to come out of retirement. But instead of helping others with their financial planning as he had done for so many years, the 87-year-old is aiming to hit the road as a truck driver. “I got a little bit of everything, but…

A 2-year-old Canada girl may never walk again after a freak accident left her partially paralyzed on her left side, her family says. Jaclyn Derks was “playing, laughing and being joyous” in her family’s Calgary home last month when she fell onto a drinking glass that had been left on the floor, according to a…

Many parents of babies and toddlers, and even older children, know how dangerous it is for them to eat whole grapes. That's because little ones' airways are about the size of an uncut grape, and this slippery fruit can easily become lodged in there. A recent report highlighted the potential for this horrible accident to occur, after…

The events of June 9 and 10 are still tragically fresh in Morgan Miller‘s mind. Joined by fellow mom Nicole Hughes — whose 3-year-old son Levi drowned the same day as the couple’s 19-month-old daughter Emeline Grier — the wife of Olympian Bode Miller accompanied her husband for a new interview with CBS News, where they opened up…

Born This Way’s Cristina Sanz and Angel Callahan are married — and PEOPLE has the exclusive photos from the occasion! Cristina is a star of the popular A&E series that follows seven adults with Down syndrome as they navigate the ups and downs of their lives together. Season 4 began airing on Aug. 15 and…

A man with Down Syndrome wasted no time covering his father with sweet kisses after returning from a week-long trip, and the moment was captured in a video that has now gone viral.  Matt Cobrink, 53, was recently treated to a flight across the country to see his favorite baseball player, Aaron Judge of the New…

  A dad of two is facing months of recovery after saving his young son from the force of a 13-foot fall over a balcony, according to a GoFundMe set up for the family. Brad Lewis and his 8-year-old son, Oscar, were playing with a Nerf gun at a friend’s home in Sydney on August 4 when…

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…

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