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KILLER HEAT Don’t leave a kid in the car on a hot day, even if you’re parked in the shade.

Nipah virus

VIRUS SLEUTHS  Forest officials in the south Indian state of Kerala place a bat found in a well into a container for testing to see if it might be carrying the Nipah virus.

illustration of DNA in a test tube

COMPARISON TESTING Consumer genetic testing companies offer different levels of DNA analysis, but none offer complete information about a person’s health.

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