Investigative Report: Newborns Across Country At Risk From Delayed Tests

Delays at hospitals across the country undermine newborn screening programs, putting babies at risk (via The Journal Sentinel)

By Ellen Gabler of the Journal Sentinel Nov. 16, 2013 6:00 p.m. The baby in Arkansas seems healthy at birth. Warm, fuzzy skin. A normal weight. But Aiden Cooper can't keep down formula. Don't worry, he's fine, doctors assure his mother as they leave…



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