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2013-03-05 10:44:28

The underdeveloped immune systems of newborns don't respond to most vaccines, leaving them at high risk for infections like rotavirus, pertussis (whooping cough) and pneumococcus.

2011-11-24 11:18:04

A combination of two drugs may alleviate radiation sickness in people who have been exposed to high levels of radiation, even when the therapy is given a day after the exposure occurred.

2010-06-18 07:37:00

BOSTON, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Children's Hospital Boston announced today that it has received a $2.4 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.