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TraumaTrauma as a Preventable Disease
For physicians in the trauma center at UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest, a life-threatening emergency isn’t necessarily a random, bad event, but something that might be avoided through research and education.
More Than a Gut Feeling More Than a Gut Feeling
Based on numbers alone, we are more microbial than human and our health relies greatly upon intestinal multitudes.
An Ill Wind An Ill Wind
A mysterious agent, carried on wind currents originating over Chinese farmland, may be the cause of a heart condition in children thousands of miles away.


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