Flatulence, diarrhea, rashes and other health issues have been with some humans and their ancestors for up to a million or more years.
Thieves target a vast collection of human brains stored in jars at the University of Texas at Austin.
A 10-second kiss means the exchange of millions of bacteria -- and that could be a good thing. Continue reading →
Reaching a ripe old age seems to have little to do with lifestyle and a lot to do with genes, concludes a new study on 17 of the oldest people on the planet. Continue reading →
Americans have gut microbes that are 70 percent different than chimps', which isn't a good thing.
The forensics of movie monsters reveals that most popular Halloween and horror film characters aren't fearsome. They're just not feeling well. Continue reading →
Two experts on medical ethics address the most pressing Ebola ethical questions, from performing CPR to the use of medical placebos.
Each Ebola patient produces a staggering amount of waste that includes everything from the oft mentioned bodily fluids to contaminated bed sheets. Continue reading →
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