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Elderly Cancer Patient Finds Strength in Friendly Goose

An Idaho man finds inspiration and strength in daily walks with "Mr. Waddles," and has outlived his doctor's predictions. Check out this feel-good story...
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Schools Take Action on Overweight Kids

In response to a steep rise in obesity among children, some public schools are taking action. It shocked me to learn that only 6...
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Paul Allen, Billionaire Philanthropist Delivers A Better Future Today

Do you think humans should strive to send airplanes into space? Listen for ET? Develop a real understanding of the human mind? Such ambitious...
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Tiny Town in Newfoundland Hosts 10,000 Stranded Airline Passengers on 9-11

On September 11, thousands of Good Samaritans were inspired to generosity, kindness and helpfulness. In turn, we were inspired by them. When all North American...

Girl’s Heart Jump-Started After 10 Years Living with a Transplant

British doctors have revived a 12-year-old girl's dormant heart after 10 years to reimplant it after her transplanted organ began to cause problems. It...
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I’ve Been Conned… That’s the Good News!

Roberto De Vincenzo, the great Argentine golfer, once won a tournament with a large sum of money as the purse. A woman approached him, asking...
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The New Medicine Airs on PBS March 29

A burgeoning movement is taking place in hospitals and clinics across the country, integrating the best of high-tech medicine with a new attitude that...

Video Game Therapy Retunes Brain

Doctors in 2002 pronounced Ethan Myers brain dead for life. Today he is at peer level in reading, walking and talking, and for much...

20 Muslim Inventions that Shaped Our World

1001 Inventions: Discover the Muslim Heritage in Our World is an exhibition which began a tour of the UK this week at the Science...
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Staying Healthy (Naturally) is Smart Science

Thousands of Americans wrote to a small, but forward-thinking company to say 'thanks’ for inventing an arthritis treatment that works often when nothing else...
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Diet Linked to Hyper Kids

A revolution has turned around Central Alternative High School in Appleton, Wisconsin, and its ‘problem kids’, sent there from twelve area schools. Respect, achievement,...
Betty Tisdale, Seattle, WA, is Angel to the Orphans of Vietnam

A Special Group of Soldiers, Vietnamese Orphans and Their American Angel

Betty Tisdale has a special spot in her heart for veterans, especially Vietnam vets. She read a book that changed her life by renowned...
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Persistence Pays for PhD Student Once Labeled Retarded

Dave Dawson's future looked bleak in 1974. Based on tests, his ninth-grade teachers labeled him mentally retarded. “My vocational expectation was to be a...
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Woman Donates Part of her Liver to a Child She Didn’t Even Know

While the season of giving flourished in department stores, the true meaning of the word was demonstrated in a hospital in North Carolina. A...
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How I Created The Good News Network While Caring for Three Small Children

'What I have Done, You Can do Also!' A successful career woman just wrote to me saying she, “LOVED, LOVED, LOVED my Web Site.” But...

Sealy Helps Provide A Bed for Every Child

Sealy Posturepedic has committed to fund the building of 200 beds for children living in poverty in Costa Rica. Sealy has also indicated a desire...
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Cancer and Christmas Both Begin with C

We can even use holidays to enrich the soul and strengthen it for harder times, so that when those times come, as they will...
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A “Point of Light” in Brazil’s Jungle; a Nurse is Honored for Her Work

Doctors Without Borders not only won the 1999 Nobel Peace Prize, but Kathleen Mahoney, one of its volunteers, a graduate nursing student at the...
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Tour de Lance!

Paris - Lance Armstrong became the second U.S. cyclist ever to win the Tour de France and wear the coveted yellow jersey to victory...

29 Year-Old Single-Handedly Raises Relief Supplies for Hurricane Victims

Esther Stevens’ dining table in Colorado Springs, CO, has become a makeshift operations center for getting aid to the victims of Hurricane Mitch. “I’ve never...