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Baby Hatch Programs Struggle to Cope With Number of Infants With Birth Defects

Giving birth to her first baby granted Zheng Yuling no happiness, but instead brought pain and sadness. The seriously ill girl died hours after birth, and Zheng's husband, Chen Dafu, was arrested on suspicion he abandoned the newborn.Their baby...

China’s Pollution: The Birth Defect Angle

James Fallows
There are persistent rumors that the horrendous pollution in China has led to a huge increase such births in China.