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19 Biggest Health Breakthroughs of 2019

Best Life Logo By Matt Alderton of Best Life | Slide 1 of 20: The year 2019 will be remembered for many things, from Game of Thrones' unsatisfying finale to the birth of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's first child. But while pop culture and politics tended to dominate the landscape of the last year, if you're living with a chronic illness or if you're close to someone who is, you'll remember 2019 for its life-alternating—and in some cases, life-saving—medical breakthroughs. From new treatment for prostate cancer to a pill for peanut allergies, read on to learn more about some of the most promising medical breakthroughs we saw in 2019. And for the health developments that we're less thankful for this year, check out The 19 Worst Health Trends of 2019.

19 Biggest Health Breakthroughs of 2019

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The year 2019 will be remembered for many things, from Game of Thrones' unsatisfying finale to the birth of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's first child. But while pop culture and politics tended to dominate the landscape of the last year, if you're living with a chronic illness or if you're close to someone who is, you'll remember 2019 for its life-alternating—and in some cases, life-saving—medical breakthroughs. From new treatment for prostate cancer to a pill for peanut allergies, read on to learn more about some of the most promising medical breakthroughs we saw in 2019. 

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