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Second Opinion

In Second Opinion, Susan Perry helps MinnPost readers make their way through the thicket of health happenings, trends, studies and research. Perry has written several health-related books, and her articles have appeared in a wide variety of publications, including Minnesota Monthly, The History Channel Magazine and Woman's Day. She is a former writer/editor for Time-Life Books and a former editor of Nutrition Action Healthletter, published by the Center for Science in the Public Interest.

FDA warns expectant couples against 'keepsake' ultrasounds

FDA warns expectant couples against medically unnecessary 'keepsake' ultrasounds

The agency also advised parents against buying and using over-the-counter Doppler fetal ultrasound heartbeat monitors.