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Apr 17, 2015 02:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The world's record for bodily bacterial diversity has just been shattered by a remote living tribe of healthy villagers who might be better prepared to fight off infections than we are.
Apr 17, 2015 11:05 AM ET // AFP
Some two million U.S. high school students tried e-cigarettes last year, a rate that tripled in just one year.
Apr 15, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
White flashes and gas associated with knuckle cracking have researchers further investigating this common habit.
Apr 13, 2015 10:20 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
This allergy season is expected to be a doozy. Arm yourself with facts to get through.
Apr 10, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Plucking lots of hairs from one area prompts the body to command more hair to be grown to take its place. Continue reading →
Apr 7, 2015 10:11 AM ET // Denise Chow and Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The brain, it turns out, is responsible for stopping the heart and not vice versa, a new study finds. Continue reading →
Apr 6, 2015 01:00 PM ET // AFP
Vigorous exercise, the kind that makes you sweat, get red in the face and breathe hard, may be better than moderate exercise when it comes to living longer, researchers said.
Apr 6, 2015 11:45 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Overuse of antibiotics spells trouble for our ability to fight off common infections in 20 years, a grim new report says. Continue reading →
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