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Aug 28, 2014 05:25 AM ET
Thanks to new research, the appendix can finally show itself in public again. Tara explains why this formerly pointless organ may not be required equipment but still serves a useful function.
Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Australian researchers have found a new way to use cochlear technology to re-grow auditory nerves. Continue reading →
Apr 10, 2014 06:30 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Four teenage girls have experienced long-term success with implanted vaginal organs that were engineered with their own cells. Continue reading →
Nov 15, 2013 10:40 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Houston cancer doctor is coming under fire for offering patients unproven therapies. Continue reading →
Nov 12, 2013 06:04 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An American couple is charged with starving their adopted daughter to sell her organs .Cultural misunderstandings may have played a role in the accusations. Continue reading →
Nov 11, 2013 06:15 PM ET // Emily Sohn
How is it possible that we still don’t know everything there is to know about human anatomy?
Jul 11, 2011 07:50 PM ET // Marianne English
Yet more research that will encourage you to stay away from hospitals in July.
Dec 21, 2012 08:38 AM ET // Tim Wall
One of the active ingredients in marijuana may help patients endure pain, although it doesn't block out the sensation.
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