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Medical News Today: How can healthy living choices prevent birth defects?

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 07:00
January is National Birth Defects Prevention Month. We investigate precisely what can be done to help prevent these common disorders from occurring.

Medical News Today: Scientists grow first ever contracting human muscle in a lab dish

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 07:00
For the first time, scientists have grown human muscle that responds to electrical impulses and drugs, offering an in vitro model in which to test new treatments and study disease.

Medical News Today: Medical research investment rate declines in US, yet increases globally

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 06:00
New research published in JAMA finds the rate of investment in medical research in the US has declined. However, globally there has been a significant increase.