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May 13, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A new, remotely controlled surgical device is the latest entry in the snakey octo-bot field.
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.
May 6, 2015 02:44 PM ET
Snoring is more than just an irritating condition, it’s a symptom of something much more serious. What is sleep apnea?
May 5, 2015 03:07 PM ET
These days, blood transfusion is one of the most common medical procedures performed in U.S. hospitals. It's a procedure we've all but perfected, but it wasn't always that way.
May 1, 2015 03:25 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Wellness guru Belle Gibson claimed her special diet and holistic treatments cured her cancer, but she never had cancer. Continue reading →
Apr 10, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
A woman dies five days after taking title of world's oldest human (must have been the stress). But what does the future hold for longevity?
Apr 8, 2015 08:36 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A new Canadian law regulates the homeopathy, but critics fear it legitimizes the disproven treatment. Continue reading →
Apr 7, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
While the Dutch keep growing taller, people in the United States appear to be shrinking. The findings of a new study may explain.
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