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Doctors Use 3-D Printing To Help A Baby Breathe

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Mix Of Gut Microbes May Play Role In Crohn's Disease

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Genetic Sequencing May Not Be Ready To Become Routine

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Blood Test Provides More Accurate Prenatal Testing For Down Syndrome

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Up till now, all babies have had two genetic parents. That could soon change. Klöpper & Eisenschmidt GbR/iStockphoto hide caption

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Scientists Question Safety Of Genetically Altering Human Eggs

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More Findings, More Questions About Value Of Mammograms

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An Artificial Arm Gives One Man The Chance To Feel Again

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Smoking can mess up your looks, according to an ad campaign aimed at keeping teens from smoking. Courtesy of U.S. Food and Drug Administration hide caption

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Wanna Smoke? It Could Cost You A Tooth, FDA Warns Teens

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Adult Obesity May Have Origins Way Back In Kindergarten

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Rosetta On Course To Achieve Historic Mission

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Can Probiotics Help Soothe Colicky Babies?

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Patients, Consumer Advocates Question Hip Implant Settlement

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FDA Weighs Restrictions, Possible Ban On Menthol Cigarettes

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FDA Tells Company To Stop Selling Genetic Test

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