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Jan 31, 2016 11:28 AM ET // AFP
Diagnosing concussions from sports remains tricky, but a number of tech companies are trying to take the guesswork out of it. Continue reading →
Jan 28, 2016 08:15 AM ET // AFP
A gene responsible for cutting connections between rarely used brain cells could be going too far and causing damage.
Dec 14, 2015 05:46 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Those who aren't sick might be willing to protect themselves by paying it forward. Continue reading →
Dec 1, 2015 09:26 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A firework explodes out of popping joints, according to researchers who have just cracked at least some of the mystery behind knuckle cracking.
Nov 19, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Everyone metabolizes food differently, so what's healthy for one person might be unhealthy for the next.
Nov 6, 2015 08:30 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
We wouldn't exist without acids, but, like a well-maintained swimming pool, our bodies have an optimal pH balance.
Oct 27, 2015 05:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Nothing gets the appetite going like a discussion of intestinal worms.
Oct 23, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Here are some of the most fascinating facts to, ahem, chew on.
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