Human Health

North Dakota, D.C. fastest-growing areas in U.S.

December 21, 2012

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Scientists Identify Infection Strategy of Widespread Virus

December 21, 2012

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At LinkedIn, every employee gets 3 months to be an entrepreneur

December 20, 2012

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Fishy business in Washington

December 20, 2012

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Healthcare workers: Do as we say, not as we do?

December 20, 2012

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Some teen habits improving — but it’s not all rosy

December 20, 2012

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UT Southwestern research pinpoints key gene miR-15 for regenerating cells after heart attack

December 20, 2012

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Scientists Develop New Compound SR9238 that Reverses Fatty Liver Disease

December 20, 2012

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Pocket test measures 50 things in a drop of blood

December 19, 2012

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Aspirin Therapy Associated with Increased Risk of Macular Degeneration

December 19, 2012

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Super-fine sound beam could one day be an invisible scalpel

December 19, 2012

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Rise in teen marijuana use stalls, use of synthetic marijuana and 'bath salts' is very low

December 19, 2012

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How air pollution impacts worker productivity

December 19, 2012

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Scientists Discover New Genetic Basis for Dystonia, a Debilitating Movement Disorder Impacting 500,000 North Americans

December 19, 2012

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Heads Up, Don't Duck, Youth Hockey Players

December 19, 2012

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Webcams, crowd-sourcing compelling tools in measuring effectiveness of bike lanes, other open spaces​

December 19, 2012

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Low-dose aspirin better after heart attack procedures?

December 19, 2012

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Link between cancer and 9/11 exposure found to be baseless

December 19, 2012

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Shorter hospital stays not linked to higher readmission rates in large VA study

December 19, 2012

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Men with Fibromyalgia Often Go Undiagnosed, Mayo Clinic Study Suggests

December 19, 2012

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From clicks to bricks: why some e-tailers now want actual storefronts

December 19, 2012

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MRIs Reveal Signs of Brain Injuries Not Seen in CT Scans

December 19, 2012

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Rival tech firms buy Kodak's digital imaging patents

December 19, 2012

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A coal museum powered by solar panels

December 19, 2012

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Is this toilet smart or just creepy?

December 19, 2012

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Can this polystyrene pedal-powered plane break world records?

December 19, 2012

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The future of energy? Coal

December 19, 2012

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Could 'smart gun' technology have prevented the Newtown massacre?

December 19, 2012

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The Morning Briefing: Weapon control

December 19, 2012

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Powering cities with man-made tornadoes

December 18, 2012

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Gangnam Style and Asia's rising cultural influence

December 18, 2012

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Study links personality changes to changes in social well-being

December 18, 2012

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Give your house an energy audit with your smartphone

December 18, 2012

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Drug-Related Choice Predicts Future Drug Use

December 18, 2012

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Dr. Ross speaks up for harm reduction and takes the FDA to task

December 18, 2012

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….and it’s even worse in Europe:

December 18, 2012

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I *heart* my iPhone

December 18, 2012

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Run now, pump iron later

December 18, 2012

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Everpix rethinks how photos are organized

December 18, 2012

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Antibiotics based on a new principle may defeat MRSA

December 18, 2012

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A genetic defect in sex cells may predispose to childhood leukemia

December 18, 2012

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Protein Creates Paths For Growing Nerve Cells

December 18, 2012

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Food Insecurity Predicts Mental Health Problems in Adolescents

December 18, 2012

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Lights! Camera! Atoms! Sundance to debut pro-nuclear film

December 18, 2012

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How the power grid can help fight crime

December 18, 2012

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Joint venture formed to improve mobile security, payments

December 18, 2012

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Cliff the beagle sniffs out dangerous infections in hospitals

December 18, 2012

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The Morning Briefing: Monetizing mobility

December 18, 2012

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The NRA – a social media case study in action?

December 18, 2012

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Awful video of women in science gets some good replacements

December 18, 2012

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Twitter triples retailer ads in 2012

December 17, 2012

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Meet Google's energy innovation czar

December 17, 2012

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Using robotic arm, woman with quadriplegia feeds herself

December 17, 2012

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Apple iPhone 5 sales in China top 2 million (in just three days)

December 17, 2012

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6 startup trends in 2013: bootstrapping, marketing, B2B

December 17, 2012

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Vaccine news, part 1: Whooping cough

December 17, 2012

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Vaccines news, part 2: The return of thimerosal?

December 17, 2012

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You don’t have to be an Olympian to add years to your life

December 17, 2012

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The economic case for nuclear power in Japan

December 17, 2012

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The Morning Briefing: The state of food in 2012

December 17, 2012

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Start-up killing cancer with electricity and immunity

December 17, 2012

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China's $3.5 billion plan to flatten 700 mountains

December 16, 2012

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MIT Media Lab software could help city dwellers live big in small spaces

December 16, 2012

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Coming soon: Glasses that detect date rape drugs

December 16, 2012

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Brits decide to spend the apocalypse in Southern France, Turkey

December 16, 2012

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QuickStats: Percentage of Emergency Department Visits by Persons Aged =18 Years, by Primary Expected Source of Payment — National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, United States, 2001–2002 to 2009–2010

December 15, 2012

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Why the e-reader is quickly losing its appeal

December 14, 2012

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A smart helmet design that cushions you from concussion

December 14, 2012

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Global health news is largely good

December 14, 2012

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Chantix risks may outweigh its benefits

December 14, 2012

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No good reason to prolong Herceptin therapy

December 14, 2012

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Texters: Look both ways before crossing!

December 14, 2012

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Organic pesticides: Ask someone who knows

December 14, 2012

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An aspirin a day to keep the doctor away

December 13, 2012

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The pesticide and cosmetic pests are back

December 13, 2012

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Nanotechnology triples solar efficiency

December 12, 2012

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Porcupine quills inspire less painful needles

December 12, 2012

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Top 10 jobs for 2013: tech, finance, marketing

December 11, 2012

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This tiny transformer apartment doubles in size

December 11, 2012

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Building a supercomputer to find oil

December 11, 2012

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Can social media improve your commute?

December 11, 2012

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Shortage of new antibiotics

December 11, 2012

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Even Brits need not fear GM food: UK Environment Secretary

December 11, 2012

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Some interventions help to prevent smoking in kids — but not cessation

December 11, 2012

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Obesity rates decreasing for the first time in decades

December 11, 2012

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6 reasons why a 'four-hour workweek' is on the horizon

December 11, 2012

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China now leads the world in patent filings

December 11, 2012

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Dogs gone driving: Man's best friend hits the road in a Mini

December 11, 2012

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If you won't get scanned, you won't be catching your flight

December 11, 2012

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Is this a real-life invisibility cloak?

December 11, 2012

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In breakthrough, patients' immune systems attack cancer cells

December 11, 2012

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Will you live past 100?

December 11, 2012

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The Morning Briefing: Protests, pushing for high-speed rail

December 11, 2012

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Brain pacemaker delivers constant stimulation for Alzheimer's patients

December 11, 2012

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What the world will be like in 2030

December 10, 2012

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“Anti-tobacco” funds continue to be diverted into states’ general budgets

December 10, 2012

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Another notch in Prop 65’s belt, against infants’ flame-retardant

December 10, 2012

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Less radiation for early breast cancer treatment — maybe

December 10, 2012

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U.S. battery maker assets go to Chinese firm

December 10, 2012

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The app economy's 1 percent

December 10, 2012

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