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“human health”

Feb 3, 2016 03:30 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
The device was inspired by woodpeckers, which appear to tolerate repetitive head impacts by adjusting the blood flowing to their brains.
Jan 31, 2016 11:28 AM ET // AFP
Diagnosing concussions from sports remains tricky, but a number of tech companies are trying to take the guesswork out of it. Continue reading →
Jan 28, 2016 08:15 AM ET // AFP
A gene responsible for cutting connections between rarely used brain cells could be going too far and causing damage.
Jan 25, 2016 09:55 AM ET // AFP
Clothing, footwear to backpacks, tents and sleeping bags contain chemicals hazardous to the environment and human health.
Jan 9, 2016 01:20 PM ET // AFP
A new breed of neuro-hacker is finding ways to capture and manipulate brainwaves to improve health.
Jan 5, 2016 12:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Snakes reveal that recovery from digestion is not complete, leaving behind damage to cells that can accumulate over time.
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 →
Dec 1, 2015 09:26 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A firework explodes out of popping joints, according to researchers who have just cracked at least some of the mystery behind knuckle cracking.
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