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Bedridden Melanie Hartshorn sits up for ‘first time’ – BBC News

The 27-year-old had a pioneering operation in Spain to fuse her skull to her spine. Source: Bedridden Melanie Hartshorn sits up for ‘first time’ – BBC News

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“The pain was unbelieveable” | The Belleville Intelligencer

A year-and-a-half ago Julie Staley’s two children, Logan and Layne, were leading healthy, happy, active lives.“My daughter was the type who would be cart-wheeling in front of the TV, always on the trampoline, loved gymnastics,” said Staley. In 2014 at Christmas time Layne fell ill. It was also around this time when she dislocated her […]

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Audio: Rats, roaches, bedbugs, mold: Why thousands of LA’s homeless shelter beds sit empty each night | 89.3 KPCC

Every night, some 43,000 people sleep on the streets of Los Angeles County in tents, cars and makeshift structures. So why do thousands of beds run by the biggest homeless agencies also sit empty each night? Source: Audio: Rats, roaches, bedbugs, mold: Why thousands of LA’s homeless shelter beds sit empty each night | 89.3 […]

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60 former riverbed and Civic Center homeless to be treated, housed under new $1.6 million contract – Orange County Register

The most vulnerable homeless people recently dislodged from Orange County tent cities will be targeted to be moved into permanent housing. Source: 60 former riverbed and Civic Center homeless to be treated, housed under new $1.6 million contract – Orange County Register

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‘We are humans too:’ Voices of UCLA’s striking custodians, hospital aides and imaging technicians

UCLA’s workers are striking this week because they say they want to be treated fairly. These are their stories. Source: ‘We are humans too:’ Voices of UCLA’s striking custodians, hospital aides and imaging technicians