It's understandable why there might be some confusion out there about just how one gets diabetes, and even what it is. Do you get it if you eat too much candy? What's Type 1 and how is that different from Type 2? We sort out the myths from the facts.
An ancestral form of Black Death bacteria has been found near the butt of a prehistoric flea.
Once packed onto the rocks and on the ocean floor, the key predators are simply missing from some locations, their numbers cut by 95 percent or more.
There is no evidence that supports spacing out childhood vaccines instead of following the recommended schedule.
The finding comes in contrast to prior notions that it was social status within a flock that was the key factor in the spread of the disease.
The scientific case for the health benefits of cocoa is so strong that some experts are calling for the development of a supplement.
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The next factory for lifesaving drugs could be the human body itself.
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