Thailand's Queen Sirikit, 86, admitted to hospital with flu

Thailand's Queen Sirikit, 86, admitted to hospital with flu

Thailand's Queen Sirikit is being treated in a hospital for the flu, the royal palace announced Monday.

 
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Thailand's Queen Sirikit, 86, admitted to hospital with flu

Thailand's Queen Sirikit is being treated in a hospital for the flu, the royal palace announced Monday.

Helping nature: Inducing labor avoids cesarean for some moms

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Miss America head Gretchen Carlson seeks 'healing process'

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Confirmed Ebola cases rise to 13 in Congo's latest outbreak

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U.S. regulators Friday approved the first treatment for smallpox — a deadly disease that was wiped out four decades ago — in case the virus is used in a terror...

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Japan's 84-year-old emperor has dizziness, advised to rest  

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Kuwait defense minister, emir's son, has lung tumor removed

Kuwait's defense minister, the eldest son of the country's ruling emir, has undergone surgery to have a tumor in his lungs removed.

US restaurants host refugee chefs who offer a taste of home

At San Francisco's Tawla restaurant, Muna Anaee powdered her hands with flour and gently broke off a piece of golden dough to prepare bread eaten in Iraq, the country she...