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Dying Afghan Girl Leaves Country for Surgery

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Bay Area Moms Fight Aerial Pesticide Plan

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Report Finds Potential Health Hazard in Plastic

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Emerging from the Shadow of Polygamy

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Proposal Favoring SCHIP's Poorest Kids Criticized

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Family Affair: Childcare in Post-Katrina New Orleans

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Study Links Lack of Sleep to Weight Gain in Babies

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Report of STDs Among Girls Concerns Moms

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New Lesson at School: What to Do in a Shooting

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'Cheese' Heroin Hooking Young Users in Dallas

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