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Apr 8, 2014 12:24 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Four paraplegics are newly able to move muscles using a new therapy that involves electrical stimulation of the spinal cord. Continue reading →
Mar 24, 2014 11:07 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Ebola is one of the deadliest known viruses and there is no known cure. Continue reading →
Mar 22, 2014 09:36 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Half of Americans endorse at least one medicine-based conspiracy theory. Why?
Mar 19, 2014 08:07 AM ET
Many people who aren't able to sleep or suffer from insomnia turn to sleeping pills to help get some rest at night. But do these pills actually put you to sleep? Join Trace as he explains how sleeping pills actually work.
Feb 9, 2014 05:08 AM ET
What if there was a way to ingest a microchip that would send a message to your doctor if you were taking a medicine wrong? Well, Annie is here to tell you about how this technology might be here sooner than you think.
Jan 30, 2014 11:26 AM ET
At hospitals in the future, it's likely we'll no longer see things like stethoscopes and white lab coats, and we also might have supercomputers replacing doctors! Join Trace and Anthony and learn about the reasoning behind possible drastic changes.
Jan 23, 2014 03:20 PM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
New findings suggest that suppressing fever can result in the infection of tens of thousands of additional people each flu season.
Jan 13, 2014 01:52 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The experimental transplants are temporary, with the idea of removing them after one or two successful births. Continue reading →
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