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  1. Jade Loop had the perfect pregnancy. So when she went into labor on September 26, 2012, Loop and her husband, Tomer DeVito, didn’t anticipate that the birth of their first child would be anything...
  2. Remarkable advances in technology have made it possible for physicians to save the lives of patients who in years past would have had limited chance for survival. But sometimes the choice of whether...
  3. In a country where the primary-care infrastructure is stretched to its limit and some 60-million people report that they have no regular doctor or clinic where they can go to receive medical care,...
  4. Three years ago, Ann Donato was diagnosed with congestive heart failure. The mitral valve that controls the flow of blood between the left atrium and left ventricle of her heart was leaking badly,...
  5. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control now recommends the vaccination for nearly everyone 6 months or older at the beginning of each flu season. The annual flu vaccine is particularly important for...
  6. Newborns spend most of their time sleeping during the first few months of life as they grow, learn and gain the strength necessary to practice important motor skills. Placing babies on their backs...
  7. Remarkable advances in technology have made it possible for medical teams at major centers such as UCLA to save the lives of patients who in years past would have had little to no chance for survival...
  8. The goal over the last 15 years has been to better define quality by actual measures, to collect the data from hospitals and to report it publicly
  9. While most cases of acne are mild enough to be treated with over-the-counter medications, some 20 percent of patients require a more aggressive approach to prevent or address permanent scarring that...
  10. Traumatic injuries — body damage from a physical impact or accident such as a motorvehicle accident, gunshot wound, blunt force or drowning — represent the leading cause of death of children and...

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