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Virginia Department of Health

Va. adds new screenings for newborns

Parents of newborns in Virginia will now see two additional conditions added to the list of those their children will receive screening for. Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) and X-linked Adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD) will join a list of metabolic and genetic disorders...

Local hospital attains trauma-center status

Virginia Hospital Center’s multi-year quest to receive the designation of a Level II trauma center has won success, and the designation is expected to provide benefits both to individuals and the region as a whole. The state government has recognized...
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