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African Clinic Struggles to Help Children with AIDS

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Injuries, Deaths Prompt Calls for Federal ATV Ban

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Improving Mental Health Care in Teen Justice System

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Ray Kurzweil: Life in the Future

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Teen Abuse of Painkiller OxyContin on the Rise

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Nursery Treats Meth Babies, Helps Addicted Moms

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Treating Disease in the Developing World

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Educational Claims of Kids' Videos Lack Support

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The Technology and Ethics of Face Transplants

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Research Examines Why Kids Start Smoking

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Psychological Issues Surrounding Organ Transplants

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Mexican Immigrant Kids Have Good Mental Health

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Studies Predict Odds of Outgrowing Nut Allergies

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New Device Helps Kids Clear Fluid from Ears

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World Aids Day and a Call for Widespread Testing

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