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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Facebook employs about 38,000 full-time people. Only a few of them are physicians. Just one is a cardiologist.

That’s Dr. Freddy Abnousi, the social media giant’s head of health care research. He’s in the role at a time when Facebook’s rivals in Big Tech have been making ambitious pushes into health and medicine.

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