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Sep 18, 2014 05:37 AM ET
A woman in China recently saw a doctor because she was suffering from dizziness and nausea. It turns out she was missing a little something: her cerebellum! Trace explains how the brain can figure out workarounds when stuff it needs isn't there.
Sep 17, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Zero-calorie sweeteners may alter metabolism and increase blood-sugar levels, at least in mice and some people.
Sep 16, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
U.S. Africa Command will set up a headquarters in the Sierra Leone capital Monrovia to act as a command and control center for U.S. military and international relief programs.
Sep 15, 2014 07:25 AM ET
They come without warning, overstay their welcome, and drive us to distraction. Surprise house guests? Nope -- hiccups! We've all been tormented by them, but what causes them? Tara and Nick Uhas have some answers.
Sep 11, 2014 02:10 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
A gene studied in fruit flies, and shared by humans, is activated leading to an increased lifespan.
Sep 10, 2014 11:55 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
New research shows you're more likely to make better ethical decisions when you're most alert. Continue reading →
Sep 9, 2014 02:45 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Health care workers can be at risk of contracting the Ebola virus during removal of their protective suits, doctors warn. Continue reading →
Sep 8, 2014 04:55 AM ET
They may be all the rage, but skinny jeans do cause problems for some wearers -- numbness in the legs, for example. Trace and Tara have the skinny on the potential health problems caused by these fashion staples.
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