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Beloved McDonald’s employee with Down syndrome dies – Story | WNYW

A beloved woman with Down syndrome who spent more than 30 years at the french fry station of a Massachusetts McDonald’s has died. Source: Beloved McDonald’s employee with Down syndrome dies – Story | WNYW

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Qld couple sue over Down syndrome baby | Daily Mail Online

A couple has been granted extra time to sue a Gold Coast ultrasound clinic and doctor over their failure to diagnose their unborn daughter with Down syndrome. The couple claims they would not have continued with the pregnancy if they had known, and have indicated they will seek damages for child-rearing costs of their daughter, […]

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Melanie Hartshorn’s symptoms return two years after spine ops – BBC News

The 29-year-old is fundraising again to enable her to return to Spain for a scan and potential operation. Source: Melanie Hartshorn’s symptoms return two years after spine ops – BBC News

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**** Update: Easily passes House *** Chronic pain, migraines, IBS, other ailments could be added to medical cannabis program

*** UPDATED x2 – Easily passes House *** Chronic pain, migraines, IBS, other ailments could be added to medical cannabis programSaturday, Jun 1, 2019* Two medical cannabis amendments to Rep. Bob Morgan’s SB2023 are being teed up today. House Amendment 1 would allow advanced practice registered nurses and physician assistants to certify patients’ medical conditions. […]

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Brooklyn yeshiva breaks out in fines — $13,000 in all — for failure to comply NYC health department orders on measles epidemic – New York Daily News

A Brooklyn yeshiva was slapped with $13,000 in fines Friday for repeated failure to comply with emergency measures to combat the measles outbreak. Source: Brooklyn yeshiva breaks out in fines — $13,000 in all — for failure to comply NYC health department orders on measles epidemic – New York Daily News

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Unvaccinated student rates rise for third straight year in Michigan schools | Bridge Magazine

The unvaccinated rate is still lower than in 2014, but the increase comes as Michigan battles a measles outbreak. A bill that would require schools with higher rates to post warning signs faces Source: Unvaccinated student rates rise for third straight year in Michigan schools | Bridge Magazine

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Ivanka comes out swinging against anti-vaxxers as she urges measles shots for kids | Daily Mail Online

Ivanka Trump came out against the anti-vaccination movement on Friday when she urged people to get their children the measles shot. Source: Ivanka comes out swinging against anti-vaxxers as she urges measles shots for kids | Daily Mail Online