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For the future of medicine, clinicians and scientists at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles look to our genes. The age of one-size-fits-all medicine is fading. Taking its place is an era of personalized medicine – the practice of tailoring disease prevention, diagnosis, and...
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Pediatric surgeon Tracy Grikscheit of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and colleagues describe the progress and challenges of building new intestinal tissue for babies in need. Babies born prematurely often face intense medical challenges, including intestines that are...
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Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner and his wife Kourtney are honorary hosts for the family-friendly event, which includes a 3K walk, sports clinics with professional athletes and local sports teams, and live entertainment Children’s Hospital Los Angeles...
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Multi-institution collaboration is the first in the western U.S. to perform completely laparoscopic repair of open spina bifida   Gilda Giron was just 13 weeks pregnant when an ultrasound revealed her baby had myelomeningocele—the most severe form of open spina...