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February 1, 2010

We all do it, one time or another. You blow your nose for what must be the hundredth time that day. Before you throw out the tissue, you take a […]

December 7, 2009

Medical and literary experts debate English novelist Jane Austen’s fatal illness

November 9, 2009

Have you ever stepped out of a dim subway station into the sunshine and felt that telltale tickle in your nose—the unmistakable need to sneeze? Sneezing in the sudden presence […]

October 31, 2009

Some scientists believe the modern human body evolved to run

October 4, 2009

Smoking bans reduce heart attacks by over a third.

September 23, 2009

How one scientist uses the Xbox 360 to study the human heart.

September 9, 2009

In a New Technique, Scientists Have Turned Fat Cells into Stem Cells.

August 25, 2009

Cycles of enamel growth on teeth and bone vary animal to animal.

August 17, 2009

A white blood cell known as Th-17 might play a pivotal role in autoimmune diseases from psoriasis to rheumatoid arthritis.

August 6, 2009

The Debate Over Financial Incentives for Organ Donation

March 24, 2009

Have you ever heard your date sneeze and thought: “Ooh. She wants me.” No? Me neither. But that apparent non-sequitur isn’t as far-fetched as it seems. One hundred forty-six people […]

December 31, 2008

A new study finds that gut microbes may help protect against the onset of type 1 diabetes.

November 25, 2008

After waiting nearly two hours for a bus in the rain, my muscles felt tight and my pulse was racing. But I dialed up Creedence Clearwater Revival on my iPod, […]

October 20, 2008

Asks Elizabeth from Maryland


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