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Baby Born With DNA From 3 People, in Medical First

Baby Born With DNA From 3 People, in Medical First

Scientists say the first baby has been born from a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people - the mother, the father and an egg donor. The goal was to prevent the child from inheriting a...

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 05:38 PM CDT

MRI-Guided Radiation Provides More Precision

MRI-Guided Radiation Provides More Precision

A medical breakthrough in radiation delivery is ensuring doctors hit their tumor targets. It also means less toxicity to the surrounding healthy tissue.

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 02:16 PM CDT

Plastic Bits Prompt Tyson Chicken Nugget Recall

Plastic Bits Prompt Tyson Chicken Nugget Recall

Consumers complaining of finding bits of plastic in some packages of Tyson chicken nuggets led Tyson Foods to recall over 100,000 pounds of the product, the USDA's food safety division announced Tuesday....

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 01:28 PM CDT

Seniors: Reduce Your Risk Of Falling

Seniors: Reduce Your Risk Of Falling

Simple exercises can help seniors maintain their balance and reduce the risk of dangerous falls.

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 01:33 PM CDT

Zika Screening Underway

Zika Screening Underway

More blood centers are screening donations for possible Zika virus contamination as FDA's November deadline approaches.

Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 at 01:31 PM CDT

Upside to Morning Sickness: Fewer Miscarriages, Stillbirths

Upside to Morning Sickness: Fewer Miscarriages, Stillbirths

It's dreaded by moms-to-be but morning sickness is actually a good sign — for the baby, a government study shows, confirming common pregnancy lore and less rigorous research. Women with nausea early in...

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 09:38 AM CDT

North Texan Returns to Coaching After Battling MS

North Texan Returns to Coaching After Battling MS

Within a span of just a few years, North Texan Sam Harrell went from fighting for state football titles to fighting for his life.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 09:33 AM CDT

Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Business

Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Business

Pfizer will not split into two publicly traded companies, a decision that, at least for now, ends Wall Street speculation over the drugmaker's future. The company said Monday it believes it is best positioned...

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 at 05:45 PM CDT

A Rare Bipartisan Agreement Reached, Briefly, on Abortion

A Rare Bipartisan Agreement Reached, Briefly, on Abortion

Abortion rights advocates and opponents in Congress reached a rare bipartisan consensus at a Friday hearing: Both sides agreed on the effectiveness of a ban on federal abortion funding. Known as the Hyde...

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 at 05:47 PM CDT

Restoring Hearing In Patients With Tumors

Restoring Hearing In Patients With Tumors

A drug already in use for some cancers is not only halting the hearing loss in some patients who have neurofibromatoses, but reversing it.

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