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Navy Veteran Saved by Kidney Donation from a Police Officer

Nicole Gaborek saw a Facebook post from a local radio station that asked for a kidney from a live donor. When she followed up on the idea, it turned out that she was a match for the individual who needed a new organ. On December 4, just three months after starting...

Young Athlete Receives a Donated Prosthetic Leg

You can find Ryan Feeny playing basketball with all of his friends. The first thing that you’ll notice about him is the huge smile on his face. As you continue to watch the kids play, it finally dawns on you that Ryan only has one leg. His parents attempted a rod...

This Shirt Lets People Feel Music

CuteCircuit offers a revolutionary new product for individuals who have a hearing impairment. This wearable tech company has created a garment that allows you to feel music as it plays. It is called the Sound Shirt, and the clothing was made in collaboration with the...

Foster Father Only Takes Unwanted Sick Children

Mohamed Bzeek is just your average LA guy. He’s been a foster father for more than 20 years, deciding to care for those in need after battling colon cancer. His decisions are very different from that of the average foster family. Bzeek only accepts children who have a...

Cancer Treatments Are About to Evolve

Over 1,000 scientists worked together to build the most detailed picture of cancer ever published. Their studies, which were recently published in Nature, provide an almost complete look at all of these diseases. That means future treatments could get tailored to each...

You Can Train Your Brain to Be Happy

Have you ever heard someone say that happiness is a choice? That emotion comes from the presence of four brain chemicals: serotonin, oxytocin, endorphins, and dopamine. When your mind sees something pleasurable or good for survival, then it turns these chemicals on....