Charlie Gard

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Bioethics expert says 'de-valuing' human beings is 21st century malady

ROME – In the early 21st century, the list of bioethical conundrums facing humanity is almost infinitely long. Just because we can whip up new human …

Genetics

NHS to warn terror victims of being targeted by internet trolls after spate of attacks

NHS England is set to issue guidance to staff and terror attacks victims warning them about the risk of social media trolls and telling them to also …

Terrorism

'How I've learned there is a dark side to charity causes on social media' - Mum of boy (12) with severe disability

But social media is also filled with passionate people who genuinely seek positive reform in society, and they often achieve their goals with the …

News (Ireland)

‘Better than we could have hoped’: Dad of boy with Charlie Gard condition has big update

An American baby with the same deteriorating condition that Charlie Gard had is eligible for treatment that could improve his quality of life.<p>Glenn Beck read an email with an update from Russell Cruzan II, the father of baby Russell “Bubby” Cruzan,” on Thursday’s “The Glenn Beck Radio Program.” …

Seattle Seahawks Flee America for Medical Treatment

By: Tho Bishop <br>Baseball may still identify as America’s pastime, but every year consumers prove that football is the country’s true love. In fact, …

Conservative View

'Law & Order: SVU' Season 19 to Tackle Charlottesville Riots, Charlie Gard Case

"I want half the audience to throw their shoes at the television and the other half to stand up and cheer," new showrunner Michael Chernuchin tells …

Law & Order

Lessons from a baby’s brief life

The tragic case of young Charlie Gard left many conflicting emotions, and conflicted people, in its wake. Hearts went out to Charlie’s parents, …

Jewish Culture

Charlie Gard's mom advising parents in race to save toddler

A family in the U.K. said they are receiving invaluable advice from Charlie Gard’s mother as they fight an uphill battle to keep their son alive. Alfie Evans, who is 15-months-old, has been in a coma for eight months, with doctors suspecting that he has mitochondrial depletion syndrome, Metro News …

Health

Stopping conflict 'boiling over' at children's hospitals

<b>In his final ruling on the distressing and tortuous legal case of baby Charlie Gard, the High Court judge said last month that mediation should be tried in all such cases.</b><p>Is it possible to defuse conflict between parents and hospital staff in these highly charged situations?<p>A project that began at …

Great Ormond Street Hospital

Chinese kids are 'too fat and masturbate too much to join the army', government claims, adding they’re going BLIND from fiddling with their phones

<b>YOUNG Chinese people are too fat and masturbate too much to be accepted into the army, according to state media.</b><p>In one city, 56 per cent of people …

People's Liberation Army

Charlie Gard’s mum backing family in race to save life of toddler with ‘just days to live’

The mum of little Charlie Gard is helping a young family in a race against time to save their toddler – who has been given ‘just days to live’.<p>Alfie …

Babies

Charlie Gard’s parents announce what they’ll spend £1,300,000 donations on

<b>The £1.3 million raised by Charlie Gard’s family for their son’s treatment will be used to set up a foundation to help other children with rare</b> …

Charlie Gard's parents set up foundation with $1.7 million in donations

<b>(CNN) —</b> Over the past six months, $1.7 million in donations has poured into the treatment fund for Charlie Gard, a British baby whose life was the subject of a legal tug of war in British courts before his death in July.<p>His parents are now using the money to start a foundation to help other …

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Charlie Gard parents set up foundation with £1.3m of donations

Chris Gard and Connie Yates announced their decision on a fundraising website. After the couple appealed for cash to cover his medical bills on the …

WATCH LIVE: Van Breda murder trial, day 34

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Charlie Gard's parents to use £1.3m fund for charity

<b>Charlie Gard's parents have announced they will use £1.3m donated by well-wishers to set up a charity foundation to help other children with rare diseases.</b><p>Chris Gard and Connie Yates announced their decision on a fund-raising website following Charlie's death.<p>The couple had appealed for cash to pay …

Great Ormond Street Hospital

Charlie charity to 'honour life of little warrior'

In a post on their website, <b>charliesfight.org</b>, Chris Gard and Connie Yates said the £1.3m raised by donors to pay for their son's treatment before he …

UK News

Charlie Gard’s parents announce how they will honor their son’s legacy

Chris Gard and Connie Yates, the parents of Charlie Gard, announced on Monday how they intend to honor their late son’s legacy.<p>Charlie suffered from mitochondrial depletion syndrome, a rare genetic disease. He died July 28 after his parents ended a monthslong legal battle seeking permission to …

Conservative View

Their Insurance Didn’t Want to Cover This Family – Then the Audience Stepped In

Last week, Russell Cruzan II and Michelle Budnik-Nap joined Glenn on radio Monday to share an update on their son Russell Cruzan, who suffers from …

Health Care

Charlie Gard's Mother Describes Heartbreaking Ordeal

Charlie Gard's mother shares details of her baby's life and the fight for an experimental treatment.

Conservative View

Planning for the end of life: What baby Charlie can teach us

0 Shares<p>Charlie Gard was a one-year-old boy who had a rare genetic disease leaving him blind, comatose, and unable to breathe on his own. This …

Medicine

Charlie Gard foundation for children to be set up using well-wishers' donations of £1.3 million

Charlie Gard's parents have announced they will use £1.3 million donated by well-wishers to set up a "Charlie Gard Foundation" to help other children …

At least 20 cars damaged in random spree of vandalism on single street

Vandals have gone on a rampage targeting around 20 cars on a single street.<p>On one car, owned by an 88-year-old woman, had c**t scrawled across it a …

I feel guilty for not saving my baby daughter's life - why is it still so painful?

<b>Twenty-six years ago, I lost my daughter to cot death when she was a few weeks old. Her siblings were seven and three at the time. They knew she had died (my eldest son and I found her) and both came to the funeral. Afterwards my husband and I felt they were probably too young to understand, so we</b> …

Parenting

Why ‘Medicare for all’ means deadly trouble for seniors

If you’re a Baby Boomer, you’re expecting Medicare to pay for that knee replacement or cataract operation you’ll need in 10 or 20 years. Don’t count …

Health Care

NHS to pay £150k for baby's US heart surgery so they can learn ‘how Americans do it’

The NHS has agreed to pay for a gravely ill baby to fly to the US for heart surgery after conceding UK doctors lack the expertise to perform it at home.<p>The health service said it would fund seven-month-old Oliver Cameron’s more than £150,000 treatment because there is not currently a unit in …

Medicine

Couple Whose Baby Has Same Genetic Condition As Charlie Gard Speak Out and Raise Glenn’s Spirits

A couple whose son has the same debilitating condition as Charlie Gard shared their story on radio Tuesday.Russell Cruzan II and Michelle Budnik-Nap …