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Newborn hip checks 'have failed to prevent late diagnosis'

The current system of checking newborns for hip problems is failing, resulting in too many late diagnoses and corrective surgery, a study suggests. All newborns in England have their hips examined but only those at risk or with problems receive a scan. Surgeons from Southampton Children’s Hospital said the rate of late diagnoses had not… Read More »

Destroyed: How the trashing of rape kits failed victims and jeopardizes public safety

By Ashley Fantz, Sergio Hernandez and Sonam Vashi, CNN Investigates Thursday, November 29, 2018 Editor’s note These stories contain graphic language used in police documents on rape cases. CNN chose to quote directly from the documents rather than use vague or euphemistic language that fails to convey the violence of the crimes. Reporters were unable… Read More »