Health Highlights: March 16, 2023​

Just 2 kids in the world have this rare genetic disease. Their parents united for a cure. Unique changes in DNA slowed each child’s development, but two sets of parents are now working together with researchers to form a foundation to tackle the disease. Read more

For new moms in pain, prescribing an opioid won’t harm baby. Infants exposed before birth were no more likely to be admitted to a hospital than infants whose moms were not prescribed a narcotic, research shows. Read more

Fertility meds are no threat to people with MS. Giving patients certain treatments before fertility procedures seemed to help prevent relapses of the neurological illness. Read more