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“Bacterial Infection”

Nov 4, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Americans have gut microbes that are 70 percent different than chimps', which isn't a good thing.
Oct 10, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Any disease is scary, but why is Ebola especially terrifying? Here are some answers. Continue reading →
Jul 17, 2014 04:50 AM ET
From cinnamon to thyme to rosemary, some of your favorite spices could offer more to your day than just a nice bit of flavor.
Jun 29, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Researchers look to restore the efficacy of drugs as bacteria continue to evolve.
Jan 2, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The condition can cause a rash on a patient's buttocks that resembles the red hindquarters of some monkeys.
Aug 7, 2013 06:12 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Widely-circulated news reports in June claimed that a new eyeball licking fad among Japanese schoolchildren was spreading disease. It was too good, or too weird, to be true. Continue reading →
Feb 27, 2013 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Viruses with their own immune systems can kill bacteria, and could be key in fighting superbugs.
Oct 15, 2010 10:58 AM ET // Liz Day
Researchers are investigating whether antibiotic use in newborns affects intestinal bacteria, triggering allergies and asthma later in life.
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