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WiRED Teams Up with U.S. Physicians and China Cal to Train 10,000 Rural Doctors in Yunnan Province, China

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Most children in the United States and other Western countries are screened for congenital heart defects when they are born and during their first year of life. Once detected, these heart defects can often be corrected, and the children go on to lead normal, healthy lives.