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The medicalization of life

Here's a question that's not being asked in the health-care debate: How much medical care do we want in our lives? It's something we should be discussing.

dateMar 16, 2010 in Health
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Hoped-for drop in childbirth deaths not happening

(AP) -- Eleven days after her son Benjamin's birth by C-section, Linda Coale awoke in the middle of the night in pain, one leg badly swollen. Just as her doctor returned her phone call asking what to do, she dropped dead ...

dateMar 09, 2010 in Health
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Do active mothers have smarter babies?

(PhysOrg.com) -- Pregnant women who exercise three times a week could give birth to babies with better memories. The hypothesis will be tested as part of new study being launched at the Université de Montréal ...

dateFeb 16, 2010 in Medical research
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