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Jan 21, 2015 08:55 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
People who drink coffee regularly may be protected against malignant melanoma, the leading cause of skin-cancer death in the U.S.
Jan 21, 2015 06:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Sleep probably gets less credit than it should for battling illness since much of its work is under cover.
Jan 19, 2015 07:55 AM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Kids in the United States eat so much pizza that some researchers now argue the food should join the ranks of sugary drinks and fast foods.
Jan 12, 2015 12:15 PM ET
Kale, kale, kale. It's everywhere! Fashionable though it may be, is it really all that and more, nutrients-wise? A new CDC report takes kale and other leafy greens out for a dietary spin.
Jan 9, 2015 03:30 PM ET // AFP
This year the predominant strain is h3N2, which has been shown to be more virulent than other kinds.
Jan 7, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Scientists have discovered a new class of antibiotics that can kill a wide range of dangerous, drug-resistant bacteria.
Jan 6, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Cold viruses thrive in the cooler environs of the nose where the immune response of the body's cells is weaker, research shows.
Dec 31, 2014 02:30 PM ET // Discovery News
From Ebola to norovirus, we list out the most awful diseases that struck this past year. You're welcome.
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