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Every year, thousands of Americans join clinical trials to try new treatments or just do their part for science.
Remote health monitoring could revolutionize healthcare — but are doctors ready to handle an avalanche of patient data?
Why doesn't the U.S. take medical clowning seriously?
Donating your health data to science is an easy way to do some good — but you still need to think about security.
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