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Texas man with down syndrome wants to help others go after their dreams

A Waco man with down syndrome isn’t slowing down anytime soon. He is still chasing after his dreams. Source: Texas man with down syndrome wants to help others go after their dreams

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Religious vaccine objections can’t be traced to biblical sources, scholars say | CBC News

The medical arguments for vaccinating children against infectious diseases are overwhelming, but they still fail to convince a significant number of parents who seek exemptions in provinces that require shots for kids in school. Source: Religious vaccine objections can’t be traced to biblical sources, scholars say | CBC News

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Scholars say religious vaccine objections can’t be traced to Biblical sources | CTV News

TORONTO — The medical arguments for vaccinating children against infectious diseases are overwhelming, but they still fail to convince a significant number of parents who seek exemptions in provinces that require shots for kids in school. It’s the reason Toronto Public Health is now asking Ontario to no longer allow people to opt-out for religious […]

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Bill Clinton Wades Into the Democratic Party’s Health Care Debate | Time

Former President Bill Clinton waded into the debate, saying the nation is “at a crossroads” on health care at the TIME 100 Health Summit Source: Bill Clinton Wades Into the Democratic Party’s Health Care Debate | Time

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Meet the Teen Fighting Back Against Anti-Vaccine Propaganda

Samy Awwad has launched an organization called IMMUNIGLOBAL in an effort to teach young people about the benefits of vaccines, and, hopefully, lower the rate of communicable diseases such as measles along the way. Source: Meet the Teen Fighting Back Against Anti-Vaccine Propaganda

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Cheerleader with Down syndrome thriving in the San Fernando Valley | abc7.com

Bella Martinez, 14, has Down syndrome and made the cheer team at John F. Kennedy High School. Source: Cheerleader with Down syndrome thriving in the San Fernando Valley | abc7.com

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Fashion show lets Down syndrome models strut their stuff

“Gigi’s Playhouse Fashion Show” an event that allows young people with Down syndrome to share their talent. Source: Fashion show lets Down syndrome models strut their stuff