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Researchers identify natural triggers to ‘override’ congenital heart defect in newborns.


More than 40,000 babies in the United States, or about 1 in 100 births, are born annually with a congenital heart defect.  Congenital heart defect, is a problem in the structure of the heart that is present at birth.  Signs and symptoms depend on the specific type of problems, such as rubella infection, obesity or drug-abuse, with complications including heart

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