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Fetal Flaws: What Factors Cause Birth Defects?

Fetal Flaws: What Factors Cause Birth Defects?

  There are too many wrong notions and superstitions people attach to birth defects. But the fact is, even though congenital malformation as a field of study is fairly new, ...

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Medicine Goes Mobile with Smartphone Apps, Devices

Medicine Goes Mobile with Smartphone Apps, Devices

  WASHINGTON, February 20, 2014 (AFP) – Thanks to smartphones, email, video games and photo sharing are available at the touch of a finger. But attach a special case and ...

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‘Game Changing’ Japan Stem-Cell Study Questioned

‘Game Changing’ Japan Stem-Cell Study Questioned

  TOKYO, February 18, 2014 (AFP) – A Japanese research institute Tuesday said it was probing its own study that promised a ‘game changer’ way to create stem cells, a ...

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State Hospitals Prove They Can Shine

State Hospitals Prove They Can Shine

  Who says state medical and health facilities are inherently inefficient? Even poorly funded and ill-equipped government hospitals can turn into “centers of excellence” in the provision of medical and ...

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Transplant Tissue: Stem Cells in ‘Revolutionary’ Boost

Transplant Tissue: Stem Cells in ‘Revolutionary’ Boost

  PARIS, January 29, 2014 (AFP) – Scientists Wednesday reported a simple way to turn animal cells back to a youthful, neutral state, a feat hailed as a “game-changer” in ...

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Let Gruesome Images Do the Trick — Solon

Let Gruesome Images Do the Trick — Solon

  If a picture paints a thousand words, then graphic photos can tell an entire horror story. And so to put the bad effects of cigarette smoking into a new ...

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