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Elderly Americans being abused in nursing homes

Many Americans in nursing homes have been treated as a cash cow by the operators and abused or neglected by the nursing staff. But this is changing, thanks to the courts, the lawyers and relatives who still cared.
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Most Americans want stem cell research

In a recent survey in the United States about people's opinions on stem cell research, two-thirds believe that scientists should be free to do the research as long as it helps to cure or prevent diseases.
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85-year-old Briton wins 2010 Nobel Prize for medicine

An 85-year-old British professor at Cambridge University has been awarded the 2010 Nobel Prize for Medicine in recognition of his work in inventing In-Vitro Fertilisation, or IVF, that has helped millions of babies to be born to couples who could not have a baby otherwise.
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