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image-final-croppedJanuary’s roundup of articles features stories on the recent Zika virus outbreak, a clinical trial that went wrong, common stomach acid medications that are being linked to kidney disease, an update on “female Viagra,” and more!

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  1. Alarming Spread of Zika Virus: More Than a Million Infected Globally, a Dozen in U.S.—FAQ,” by Ariana Eunjung Cha, The Washington Post, January 21, 2016
  2. Five Accused of Stealing Drug Secrets from GlaxoSmithKline,” by Katie Thomas, The New York Times, January 20, 2016
  3. Clinical Trial in France Leaves Six Participants in ‘Critical Condition‘,” by Josh L. Davis, IFL Science!, January 15, 2016
  4. How a Cancer Genetics Sequencing Company is Harnessing Big Data to Treat Tough Tumors,” by Lydia Ramsey, Business Insider, January 14, 2016
  5. Stomach Acid Drugs Linked to Chronic Kidney Disease,” by Catherine Paddock, MNT, January 13, 2016
  6. How a Little Boy’s Cancer Diagnosis Inspired a Haunting Video Game,” by Meredith Rizzo, Shots: Health News from NPR, January 13, 2016
  7. Few Women Trying ‘Female Viagra‘,” by Charlotte Libov, Newsmax health, January 12, 2016
  8. Organs for Human Transplant Are Being Grown Inside Sheep and Pigs,” by Justine Alford, IFL Science!, January 12, 2016
  9. Google Cardboard Saves Baby’s Life,” by Elizabeth Cohen, CNN, January 7, 2016
  10. U.S. Pharmaceutical Company Receives First-Ever ‘Kosher’ Certification,” by Alina Dain Sharon, The Algemeiner, January 5, 2016