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“human health”

Apr 17, 2015 02:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The world's record for bodily bacterial diversity has just been shattered by a remote living tribe of healthy villagers who might be better prepared to fight off infections than we are.
Apr 15, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
White flashes and gas associated with knuckle cracking have researchers further investigating this common habit.
Mar 31, 2015 02:50 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
A 3D analysis of wrinkles and other signs of aging could reveal a person's age based on only an image of his or her face.
Feb 26, 2015 11:59 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
A human head transplant is within our reach, claims a doctor who's looking to form a team to try it. Continue reading →
Jan 31, 2015 05:07 PM ET // AFP
A husband and wife are sick with avian flu after returning from China.
Jan 27, 2015 03:48 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Flatulence, diarrhea, rashes and other health issues have been with some humans and their ancestors for up to a million or more years.
Dec 4, 2014 08:35 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Thieves target a vast collection of human brains stored in jars at the University of Texas at Austin.
Nov 17, 2014 02:10 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A 10-second kiss means the exchange of millions of bacteria -- and that could be a good thing. Continue reading →
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