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Widowed father works with congresswoman on legislation to prevent maternal deaths

Sitting in the hospital room, mother and newborn baby were sound asleep. “I was overjoyed. I remember thinking my family is complete,” Charles Johnson told ABC News. But then he looked down and saw his wife Kira’s catheter turn pink and then red with blood. April 12, 2016 was supposed to be a joyous day… Read More »

Global skin cancer deaths rising for men, but not women, study says

Over the last three decades, male deaths from melanoma were higher than female deaths in 33 countries, according to the analysis presented Sunday at the 2018 NCRI Cancer Conference in Glasgow. Rates among women have either stabilized or decreased. The study focused on 33 developed countries in Europe, North America and Australasia, as they had… Read More »