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Amidst all the other drama ensuing around Washington of late, here's one piece of legal news you might've missed: President Donald Trump has been busy filling up the judicial branch with new picks. In fact, he's already successfully placed a…

We are pleased to announce that Bob Roller, athletic director of Campbell University in Buies Creek, North Carolina, has been selected to serve Shriners Hospitals for Children as director, sports management.

When a local Vancouver woman approached Shriners Hospitals for Children — Portland with a $1 million donation, the hospital staff knew just what to do with it. With four of 12 pediatric orthopaedic surgeons on staff who specialize in complex spine care, they knew that an O-arm surgical imaging system would be an innovative asset to the Portland Shriners Hospital.

Starting on January 1, 2019, New Yorkers now have the option to change the gender on their birth certificate to “X” to reflect a non-binary gender identity. Also, transgender and gender non-binary New Yorkers will no longer need a letter from a physician or an affidavit signed by a licensed health care provider to change their gender on their birth certificate
This is a huge win for gender equity and for nonbinary and transgender New Yorkers. All people, regardless of gender identity or…

The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) has classified processed meat as a carcinogen, something that causes cancer.

Shriners Hospitals for Children on Samford Ave. unveiled state-of-the-art x-ray technology Thursday morning that has the ability to provide high quality imaging, while exposing patients to nominal amounts of radiation.

Who says you can only eat chocolate bark during the holidays? If you’re looking for a delicious way to get rid of your leftover chocolates, this recipe is as easy…

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Instead of supporting teen pregnancy programs based on evidence, the administration is substituting ideology, according to congressional Democrats.

This Thanksgiving is expected to be the busiest travel season since 2005 with more than 54 million Americans making plans to journey 50 miles or more away

Crafts are a great excuse to spend some time together and create something to brighten up your loved one's home. Here are 7 Thanksgiving crafts for seniors.

Acquia and BigCommerce today announced a partnership to help merchants develop and launch online eCommerce solutions with powerful, on-brand customer

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The trick-or-treaters have come and gone, and as the Halloween cleanup begins, many adults have the same question on their minds: What should I do with all of this candy
While some parents opt to dole out one or two pieces a day, others choose to let their kids eat their fill for a few days before discarding the rest.
Parents and teachers once took a more benign view of Halloween candy. But as childhood obesity rates have skyrocketed — and evidence has…