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Chinese scientist who made gene-edited babies evaded oversight to seek fame: report

BEIJING (Reuters) – A Chinese scientist who said he made the world’s first “gene-edited” babies intentionally evaded oversight and broke national guidelines in a quest for fame and fortune, according to a government investigation quoted in state media on Monday. FILE PHOTO: Scientist He Jiankui speaks at his company Direct Genomics in Shenzhen, Guangdong province,… Read More »

Special Report: Nutrition as Medicine – WAVY-TV

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Cancer, diabetes and heart disease are three health conditions that are too common, and often deadly. Sentara Healthcare recently hosted a conference in November entitled “Nutrition as Medicine.” World-renowned doctors and researchers came together to present information and mounting evidence to indicate food can serve as a prescription — of sorts — for many illnesses. Dr.… Read More »

Report: U.S. health spending hits $3.5T but growth slows – NBCNews.com

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE Dec. 7, 2018 / 3:07 PM GMT / Source: Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation’s health care tab hit $ 3.5 trillion last year, or $ 10,739 per person, the government reported Thursday. But… Read More »