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First 3-parent baby born in clinical trial to treat infertility

3-parent techniques were developed to help mothers avoid passing on mitochondrial disease to their childrenSPL/Getty Images By Helen Thomson A Greek woman has given birth to a baby boy using a controversial technique that combines DNA from three people, in the first clinical trial of its kind to treat infertility. The boy was born on… Read More »

Exclusive: Sri Lanka halts imports of Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder pending asbestos tests

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka has halted imports of Johnson & Johnson Baby Powder until the company proves its product is free from cancer-causing asbestos, two government officials and the product’s local distributor told Reuters. A bottle of Johnson and Johnson Baby Powder is seen in a photo illustration taken in New York, February 24,… Read More »