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“human health”

May 21, 2015 09:15 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Gun violence restraining orders could prevent fatalities by giving families the legal tools to temporarily ban dangerous relatives from possessing firearms.
May 21, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The newly created humanized yeast reveals how humans and yeast share genes despite being separated by a billion years of evolution.
May 7, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Not teaching teenagers the proper use of birth control doesn't prevent them from having sex; it creates a serious public health issue.
Apr 27, 2015 03:15 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
People with lower back issues have spines indistinguishable from a chimp's, a new study finds. Continue reading →
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 →
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