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Taking Surprising Risks For The Ideal Body

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How The Ethics Of Triage Play Out In Haiti

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A Look At U.S. Policy On Family Planning Abroad

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Bill Gates Sets Out His Global Charitable Goals

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A Harrowing Birth Still A Bright Spot For Care Team

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Sarla Chand, 65, from New Jersey, is in good condition after being rescued from the collapsed Hotel Montana in Port-au-Prince on Thursday. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Emergencies Overwhelm Capital's Main Hospital

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Despite Aid, Haiti Very Much On Its Own

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Haiti Quake Tests U.S. Medical Relief Efforts

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AIDS Activists Worry About Spending Under Obama

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Swine Flu Dominated 2009 Health News

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Leftover Medical Supplies Put To Use Abroad

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Native Americans Hit Hard By H1N1

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U.S. Evangelical Leaders Blamed For Uganda Anti-Gay Sentiment

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Proposed Uganda Law: If You See A Homosexual, Call The Police

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Roberto Silva, 31, holds his 3-year-old son, Adil Noe Silva, at the CURE Orthopedic Pediatric Hospital in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. Adil has spina bifida, and the doctors straightened his legs so that hopefully he will be able to walk with braces on his legs. The nonprofit hospital treats children with bone deformities such as clubfeet, dislocated hips and fused fingers. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Giving Hope To Honduran Children With Bone Defects

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