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Hemolung’s FDA Fight

Cystic fibrosis destroyed Jon Sacker’s lungs, and he was rejecting his first transplant.

07/02/2014

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Treating An Esophagus Trending Toward Cancer

Cheryl Begg struggled her whole life with reflux, a condition where stomach acid flows back into her swallowing tube, or esophagus.

03/25/2014

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IVF Success In Uterine Scratching Study

Jo Cummings, 36, is hearing the heartbeat of her first child after struggling to get pregnant for 3-and-a-half-years.

10/11/2013

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For Depression: Counseling Or Acupuncture?

A recent study says both work equally well.

10/08/2013

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Doctors Warn Of Dangers Caused By Taking Too Much Tylenol

Acetaminophen, known commonly by brand name Tylenol, is in more than just Tylenol. It’s in NyQuil, Robitussin, Excedrin products and many others.

09/24/2013

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New Study Looks At Link Between Folic Acid, Autism During Pregnancy

A large new study in the “Journal of the American Medical Association” looked at 85,000 children in Norway.

02/12/2013