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Testing to Prevent Infant Infection Deaths

Legislators are considering a bill to make testing for immune disorders a mandatory part of North Carolina’s newborn screening process. UPDATE: Oct. 19, 2015: Gov. Pat McCrory signed the Baby Carlie Nugent Bill into law. Read a press release on the signing here. By Rachel Herzog Stephanie Nugent’s daughter Carlie seemed perfectly healthy when she […]