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  Life   Health  19 Jan 2017

Life, Health, 19 Jan 2017

Birth defects in new borns caused by anti-depressants

Use of Paxil (paroxetine) was associated with an increased risk of heart defects and use of venlafaxine (Effexor), with lung defects.

19 Jan 2017 8:36 PM

Baby born by three-parent DNA process in Ukraine

As a result of the procedure, the egg was almost entirely made up of genetic material from the couple.

19 Jan 2017 5:42 PM

German invents safe 'alarmed underwear' to prevent women from getting raped

The shorts are designed to trigger a 130 db siren when touched by anybody looking to harm a woman

19 Jan 2017 4:20 PM

Heart defects may not hinder successful pregnancy

Once pregnant, a delivery plan is also essential, so the medical team can anticipate problems that happen during and following delivery

19 Jan 2017 1:49 PM

Man gets second degree burns after e-cigarette explosion

His condition was so bad that he had to be admitted to intensive care.

19 Jan 2017 1:42 PM


Person-to-person contact causing drug-resistant TB

Drug resistance has gotten so bad, the rate of successful treatment can be less than 40 percent.

19 Jan 2017 1:33 PM

Woman uses Craigslist to get kidney, instead receives it from mother

Nina Saria did get a kidney in 2015 but doctors said it couldn't be used due to complications

19 Jan 2017 8:34 AM