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July 20, 2016
New technique opens window into how brain cells communicate
The brain's nerve cells communicate by firing messages to each other through junctions called synapses, and problems with ...
July 18, 2016
Fracking may worsen asthma for nearby residents, study says
Fracking may worsen asthma in children and adults who live near sites where the oil and gas drilling method is used, ...
July 17, 2016
Biden visits cancer research center in Australia
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden visited an Australian cancer research center on Sunday on the first day of his trip Down Under, ...
July 12, 2016
Sage Therapeutics surges on postpartum depression drug study
A drug to treat severe postpartum depression showed positive results in a mid-stage study, sending shares developer Sage ...
July 11, 2016
Correction: Obit-Knudson story
In a story July 11 about the death of scientist and cancer researcher Dr. Alfred G. Knudson Jr., The Associated Press ...
July 08, 2016
Study of promising cancer therapy halted due to deaths
A study of an experimental treatment for leukemia was abruptly halted this week following two patient deaths, raising ...
July 07, 2016
Study: Trump health care plan would make 18M uninsured
Donald Trump's health care plan would make 18 million people uninsured, but also lower premiums significantly for policies ...
July 06, 2016
Study: Insurers' spending on costly meds soared from 2003-14
The latest study of medicine prices finds U.S. insurers' spending on expensive prescription drugs nearly quadrupled from 2003 ...
July 05, 2016
NIH funds study of Zika infections in US Olympic athletes
Researchers will study some U.S. athletes for Zika during the summer Olympics and Paralympics in Brazil, to better understand ...
June 29, 2016
Biden threatens funding cut if cancer trials conceal results
Vice President Joe Biden threatened Wednesday to pull federal funding for cancer studies that fail to publicly disclose their ...
June 28, 2016
Monkey study finds Zika infection lasts longer in pregnancy
Researchers infected pregnant monkeys with the Zika virus to learn how it harms developing fetuses — and in a highly unusual ...
June 22, 2016
Can Google Glass help autistic children read faces?
Like many autistic children, Julian Brown has trouble reading emotions in people's faces, one of the biggest challenges for ...
June 22, 2016
How mushrooms fueled a scientist's flight out of North Korea
Lee T.B. fled North Korea not because he suffered from dire poverty or persecution at home, as many other defectors have.
June 22, 2016
Ouch! Flu spray fails again, panel urges shot instead
The nasal spray version of the annual flu vaccine failed to protect kids again last year, the latest in a string of failures ...
June 22, 2016
Stem cell scientist suspected of involuntary manslaughter
A disgraced stem cell scientist is facing preliminary charges of involuntary manslaughter in connection with two patients who ...
June 21, 2016
NIH begins large study of pregnant women in Zika-hit areas
Researchers are beginning a study of up to 10,000 pregnant women in Puerto Rico, Brazil and other Zika-hit parts of Latin ...
June 20, 2016
Nearly 2 million concussions in kids' sports, play yearly?
Nearly 2 million concussions from sports or play activities occur in U.S. children and teens each year and many receive no ...
June 17, 2016
Up to 1 in 5 trauma deaths could be prevented, study says
Up to 1 in 5 people may be dying unnecessarily from car crashes, gunshots or other injuries, a stark conclusion from ...
June 15, 2016
Zika infections late in pregnancy led to no defects in study
Women infected with the Zika virus late in their pregnancies had babies with no apparent birth defects, according to a study ...
June 14, 2016
New data will help Colorado study health effects of fracking
New data on air pollution from fracking wells in Colorado will be a big help in assessing whether the emissions are harmful ...