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“health care”

Apr 18, 2016 07:19 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
In a crisis, you'd better have someone around who you can rely on, because strangers aren't much help, finds a recent study.
Mar 24, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Some health experts worry that the expected spread of Zika in the United States this summer, combined with tough new restrictions on abortion, could put pregnant women in a ethical quandary.
Mar 17, 2016 12:30 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A new tool could allow edits and repairs to the human genome, and perhaps one day treat diseases or conditions linked to our genes.
Mar 10, 2016 12:52 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Canadian couple is charged with failing to provide medical care to their sick child in favor of unproven home remedies. Continue reading →
Dec 31, 2015 04:30 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Research suggests that parents who refuse to vaccinate their children don't do so because they lack education. Continue reading →
Dec 23, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Within the next five years, the perfect diet will be available to anyone, and all you need to do to get started is spit.
Dec 22, 2015 06:37 AM ET // Laine Bergeson
Almost three-quarters of weekend visits to the emergency room are related to alcohol consumption.
Dec 14, 2015 05:46 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Those who aren't sick might be willing to protect themselves by paying it forward. Continue reading →
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