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New England News
6:26 pm
Mon March 3, 2014

Health Summit Focuses On Gender Equality In Clinical Research


Twenty years ago Congress passed legislation requiring women and minorities be included in medical trials supported by the National Institutes of Health. A group of health care specialists and lawmakers met for a summit in Boston today advocating for further sex-specific medical research.

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North Country News
10:15 pm
Wed May 1, 2013

Vermont Woman Disfigured in Attack Reveals New Face

Left to right: Carmen Blandin Tarleton before the attack, after the lye attack, and after her face transplant.
Credit Brigham and Womens Hospital

A Vermont woman whose ex-husband doused her with industrial-strength lye in 2007, disfiguring her, has revealed her new face.

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