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October 27, 2009

Uncertainty clouds the red wine longevity debate.

October 19, 2009

A parasite researcher from NYU is hoping to tackle African sleeping sickness in Keyna by creating genetically enhanced cows that cannot catch or transmit the disease

October 6, 2009

This year's first round of winners represents a historical first for the prize.

October 5, 2009

History's lessons on the resurgence of a disease.

October 4, 2009

Smoking bans reduce heart attacks by over a third.

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

July 6, 2009

One man’s efforts to push back the new version of the HIV epidemic.

May 29, 2009

Scientists have found that weight-loss surgery has a dramatic effect on type 2 diabetes and can even eliminate symptoms. Now, researchers are attempting to find out what is behind this diabetes “cure” and are even looking for alternative ways to mimic the surgery’s results.

May 11, 2009

Pigs cough up a mish-mashed flu virus, something scientists saw coming for years.

May 1, 2009

The New York City Department of Transportation offers school kids from neighborhoods with high rates of traffic accidents a crash course in navigating sidewalks, crosswalks and seat belts.

February 18, 2009

While concussions can be insidiously dangerous for high school football players, young athletes are sometimes hardheaded about their safety. A group in Boston pushes for widespread education on the issue.

February 16, 2009

Ellery Tarife provides healthcare for New York City’s hard-to-reach homeless population by staying mobile.

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