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U.S. ‘gag rule’ linked to 40% jump in abortions in parts of Africa

LONDON (Reuters) – A decades-old U.S. government policy reinstated by President Donald Trump in 2017 that restricts international aid to NGOs that support abortion is linked to a 40% rise in abortions in some parts of sub-Saharan African, a study showed on Thursday. The “Mexico City Policy”, also known as the “global gag rule”, also… Read More »

Asthma Management Failure in Emergency Department Linked to Genetic Factors

February 05, 2019 Share this content: A selection of 53 candidate SNPs were examined and were chosen for prior correlation with asthma. Management failure in emergency departments in children with asthma has been associated with 3 single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP), according to a study published in Pediatric Pulmonology. These genetic factors can supplement clinical predictors… Read More »