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“Diseases”

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.
Jan 23, 2015 10:30 AM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
The map reveals exactly which proteins are special to organs, and which ones are common across all tissues in the body.
Jan 7, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Scientists have discovered a new class of antibiotics that can kill a wide range of dangerous, drug-resistant bacteria.
Dec 30, 2014 01:35 PM ET // AFP
Insect-eating bats that inhabited a hollow tree in a remote village in Guinea may have been the source of the world's biggest Ebola epidemic.
Dec 28, 2014 03:02 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The bacteria that lives in our bodies may have evolved to take down the elderly so that the young could thrive.
Dec 26, 2014 02:45 AM ET // AFP
The death toll is rising, but the number of new cases is slowing, says the World Health Organization.
Nov 25, 2014 02:16 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A weak region in the brain may be associated with both Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia. Continue reading →
Nov 6, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Demand for Ebola samples is high among scientists developing treatments, but fear of exposure is holding up transportation of samples. Continue reading →
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