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Can Parents Sue If Their Kid Is Born With the 'Wrong' DNA? 240 comments
Cycling To Work Can Cut Cancer and Heart Disease 212 comments
Theranos Used Shell Company To Secretly Buy Outside Lab Equipment, Says Report 40 comments
Diet Sodas May Be Tied To Stroke, Dementia Risk 215 comments
Neuroscientists Offer a Reality Check On Facebook's 'Typing By Brain' Project 57 comments
South Indian Frog Oozes Molecule That Inexplicably Decimates Flu Viruses 114 comments
First Evidence For Higher State of Consciousness Found 287 comments
Salt Makes You Hungry, Not Thirsty, Study Says 78 comments
AI Can Predict Heart Attacks More Accurately Than Doctors 48 comments
The Woman Whose Phone 'Misdiagnosed HIV' 166 comments
88% Of Medical 'Second Opinions' Give A Different Diagnosis - And So Do Some AI 74 comments
Scientists Win $2.6 Million For Star Trek Tricorder Device 44 comments
Children As Young As 13 Attending 'Smartphone Rehab' As Concerns Grow Over Screen Time 152 comments
FDA Slams St. Jude Medical For Ignoring Security Flaws In Medical Devices 30 comments
Apple Has a Secret Team Working On Non-Invasive Diabetes Sensors 94 comments
Sleep Is the New Status Symbol 117 comments
The Cost of Drugs For Rare Diseases Is Threatening the US Health Care System 311 comments
Scientists Invent Smartphone Screen Material That Can Repair Its Own Scratches 55 comments
Scientists Turn Mammalian Cells Into Complex Biocomputers 37 comments
Researchers Discover A Surprising New Role for Lungs: Making Blood 60 comments
Theranos To Investors: Please Don't Sue! Here, Have Some More Shares 86 comments
Alcohol Is Good for Your Heart -- Most of the Time 125 comments
Molecule Kills Elderly Cells, Reduces Signs of Aging In Mice 128 comments
Researchers Develop App That Accurately Determines Sperm Quality 101 comments
Satellite Navigation 'Switches Off' Parts of Brain Used For Navigation, Study Finds 158 comments
Spider Venom Might Protect Us From Deadly Strokes 41 comments
Most Teens Who Abuse Opioids First Got Them From a Doctor 181 comments
Unproven Stem Cell Treatments Blind 3 Women 108 comments
Psychopathic CEOs Are Rife In Silicon Valley, Experts Say 274 comments
Brain Aging Gene Discovered 28 comments
Australia To Ban Unvaccinated Children From Preschool 281 comments
Parenthood Can Help You Live Longer In Older Age, Research Suggests 193 comments
West African Village Weighs Using Genetically Modified Mosquitoes In Malaria Fight 112 comments
Work-Life Balance: Cryptographer Fired By BAE Systems For Taking Care of Dying Wife 513 comments
Researchers Suggest Using Blockchain For Electronic Health Records 70 comments
California Government On the Dangers of Cellphones 237 comments
Scientists Have Found a Way To Rapidly Thaw Cryopreserved Tissue Without Damage 94 comments
New Scientific Test Finds Up To 75 Liters of Urine In Public Pools 215 comments
DNA Test Shows Subway's 'Chicken' Only Contains 50 Percent Chicken 244 comments
First Signs of Obesity In Some Arctic Groups Have Been Linked To Instant Noodles 242 comments
WHO Issues a List of 12 Most Worrying Drug-Resistant Bacteria 91 comments
Fasting Diet 'Regenerates Diabetic Pancreas' 166 comments
Life Expectancy Set To Hit 90 In South Korea, Study Predicts 108 comments
Paralyzed Man Uses Brain Implant To Type Eight Words Per Minute 40 comments
Owning a Cat Does Not Lead To Mental Illness, Study Finds 249 comments
Studies Show Testosterone Offers Little Benefits To Aging Men 138 comments
SpaceX's Next Launch Carries Colonies Of A Drug-Resistant Superbug 56 comments
Genetically-Modified 'Surrogate Hens' Could Lay Eggs of Rare Chicken Breeds, Scientists Say 33 comments
B Vitamins Reduce Schizophrenia Symptoms, Study Finds 90 comments
Ethicists Advise Caution In Applying CRISPR Gene Editing To Humans 159 comments
Autism Starts Months Before Symptoms Appear, Study Shows 119 comments
New Study In Mice Shows That Increasing Serotonin Affects Motivation, But Only In Certain Circumstances 47 comments
Amputees Control Virtual Prosthetic Arm Using Nerve Signals 8 comments
Genetically Modified Salmonella Destroys Cancer By Provoking An Immune Response, Study Finds 79 comments
Studies Link Some Stomach Drugs To Alzheimer's Disease and Kidney Problems 102 comments
Misophonia: Scientists Crack Why Eating Sounds Can Make People Angry 152 comments
Mexican Surgeon Uses VR Headset To Distract Patients During Surgery 115 comments
Researchers Develop Compact Breathalyzer That Detects the Flu 39 comments
Why An LSD High Lasts For So Long 138 comments
Scientists Create Electronic Glasses That Can Automatically Focus On Whatever You're Looking At 120 comments
FDA Confirms Toxicity of Homeopathic Baby Products; Maker Refuses To Recall 309 comments
Medical Startup To Begin Testing At-Home Brain Zapping Devices 59 comments
Nicotine Shown To Reduce Symptoms of Schizophrenia 205 comments
Scientists Cure Mice of Diabetes Using Cells Grown Inside Rats 72 comments
Deep Learning Algorithm Diagnoses Skin Cancer As Well As Seasoned Dermatologists 44 comments
Tiny New Robots Perform Eye Surgery 52 comments
Robotic Sleeve Mimics Muscles To Keep a Heart Beating 41 comments
Malwarebytes Discovers 'First Mac Malware of 2017' 60 comments
AI Can Predict When Patients Will Die From Heart Failure 'With 80% Accuracy' 153 comments
Caffeine May Counter Age-Related Inflammation, Says Study 99 comments
Hackers Corrupt Data For Cloud-Based Medical Marijuana System 146 comments
'Superbug' Resistant To 26 Antibiotics Kills A Patient In Nevada 296 comments
Study Shows Wearable Sensors Can Tell When You Are Getting Sick 55 comments
CVS Announces Super Cheap Generic Alternative To EpiPen 372 comments
Rural Americans At Higher Risk From Five Leading Causes of Death: CDC 375 comments
Arizona Plans To Sue Theranos Over Faulty Blood Tests 31 comments
Scientists Use Stem Cells To Regenerate the External Layer of a Human Heart 51 comments
Implantable Cardiac Devices Could Be Vulnerable To Hackers, FDA Warns 60 comments
Microsoft Anti-Porn Workers Sue Over PTSD 305 comments
Alcohol Switches the Brain Into Starvation Mode In Mice, Increasing Hunger and Appetite, Study Finds 130 comments
'Tooth Repair Drug' May Replace Fillings 130 comments
New Study Finds 'Mediterranean' Diet Significantly Reduces Brain Shrinkage 176 comments
Living Near Heavy Traffic Increases Risk of Dementia, Study Finds 118 comments
Theranos Is Laying Off 155 People, About 41 Percent Of Its Workforce 52 comments
Fewer People Are Dying of Cancer Than Ever Before 210 comments
Brain Region That Recognizes Faces Keeps Growing in Adulthood 47 comments
A Squishy Clockwork BioBot Releases Doses of Drugs Inside the Body 15 comments
Scientists Identify New Organ In Humans 112 comments
France Begins Opt-Out Organ Donation 445 comments
Baby's Skull Rebuilt With Help From A 3D Printer 41 comments
Self-Driving Cars Will Make Organ Shortages Even Worse 295 comments
Paintings Reveal Signs of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's In Famous Artists 24 comments
Scientists Develop a Breathalyzer That Detects 17 Diseases With One Breath From a Patient 99 comments
Nevada Website Bug Leaks Thousands of Medical Marijuana Dispensary Applications 55 comments
FDA Releases New Cybersecurity Guidelines For Medical Devices 40 comments
You're An Adult, But Your Brain Might Not Be, Researchers Say 261 comments
Flickering Lights May Illuminate A Path To Alzheimer's Treatment 30 comments
Ebola Vaccine Gives 100 Percent Protection, Could Be Readily Available By 2018 72 comments
New Test Spots Human Form of Mad Cow Disease With 100-Percent Accuracy 133 comments
Are Psychiatric Medications Hurting More Patients Than They Help? 432 comments
Human Zika Antibodies Prevent Infection in Mice 12 comments
RIP Dr. Henry Heimlich, Inventor of the Heimlich Maneuver 51 comments
Vitamin D Deficiency During Pregnancy Linked To Autism 216 comments
Aging Process May Be Reversable, Scientists Claim 253 comments
Lack of Penis Bone In Humans Linked To Monogamous Relationships and Quick Sex, Study Says 279 comments
Quest Diagnostics Says Personal Health Information of 34,000 Customers Hacked 69 comments
IBM's Watson Used In Life-Saving Medical Diagnosis 83 comments
Japanese City Tags Elderly Dementia Sufferers With Barcodes 115 comments
Researchers Successfully Fight Colon Cancer Using Immunotherapy 40 comments
Radiation From Fukushima Disaster Reaches Oregon Coast 139 comments
Bose Launches 'Hearphones' That Act Like Hearing Aids 65 comments
Scientists Develop Robotic Hand For People With Quadriplegia 22 comments
California State Senator Introduces Bill That Would Mandate Reporting of 'Superbug' Infections, Deaths 75 comments
Paris, Madrid, Athens, Mexico City Will Ban Diesel Vehicles By 2025 243 comments
FDA Approves Large Clinical Trial For Ecstasy As Relief For PTSD Patients 151 comments
New Study Shows Marijuana Users Have Low Blood Flow To the Brain 560 comments
Religious Experiences Have Similar Effect On Brain As Taking Drugs, Study Finds 228 comments
Google Successfully Uses Machine Learning To Detect Diabetic Retinopathy 30 comments
Spinal Fluid Changes In Space May Impair Astronauts' Vision, Study Finds 77 comments
Microbiome Changes Drive the Dieting Yo-Yo Effect, Study Finds 256 comments
Sugar-Free Products Might Actually Stop Us From Getting Slimmer 172 comments
Researchers Successfully Achieve Suspended Animation With Mouse Embryos 28 comments
Brain Cancer Patients Live Longer By Sending Electric Fields Through Their Heads 74 comments
Scientists Believe There's Finally A Cure For The Common Cold 193 comments
US Dementia Rates Drop 24%, New Study Finds 105 comments
Walmart Tests Blockchain For Use In Food Recalls 109 comments
WHO: Zika No Longer a World Health Emergency 54 comments
Scientists Discover Antibody That Neutralizes 98% of HIV Strains 90 comments
The US Government is Finally Telling People that Homeopathy is a Sham 297 comments
Chinese Scientists Become First To Use CRISPR Gene-Editing On Humans 114 comments
Chemical Traces On Your Phone Reveal Your Lifestyle, Scientists Say 80 comments
A USB Stick Can Show HIV Test Results In Under 30 Minutes 52 comments
Drinking a Can of Sugary Soda Every Day Can Boost a Person's Risk For Prediabetes, Study Finds 143 comments
Increased Smartphone Screen-Time Is Associated With Lower Sleep Quality, Says Study 61 comments
Brain Implants Allow Paralyzed Monkeys To Walk 50 comments
First Color Images Produced By an Electron Microscope 46 comments
Health Anxiety May Increase Risk of Heart Disease, Research Finds 36 comments
Every Year of Smoking Causes About 150 New DNA Mutations That Can Make Cancer More Likely, Says Study 158 comments
Computer Virus Attack Forces Hospitals To Cancel Operations, Shut Down Systems 127 comments
Male Birth Control Shot Found Effective 372 comments
Harvard Scientists Invent Cigarette-Smoking Robot For Better Lung Disease Research 46 comments
New Study Shows HIV Epidemic Started Spreading In New York In 1970, Clears the Name of 'Patient Zero' 380 comments
Harvard Researchers Print World's First Heart-On-A-Chip 20 comments
'Anonymous' Hacker Indicted As His Hunger Strike Continues 67 comments
Nurses In Australia Face Punishment For Promoting Anti-Vaccination Messages Via Social Media 656 comments
Maths Becomes Biology's Magic Number 75 comments
Proud Cyborg Athletes Compete In The World's First Cybathlon 19 comments
Doctors Perform Better Than Internet Or App-Based Symptoms Checkers, Says Study 192 comments
'Space Brain': Mars Explorers May Risk Neural Damage, Study Finds 186 comments
New Study Suggests There's a Limit To How Long People Can Live 290 comments
Theranos To Shut Down Its Blood-Testing Facilities, Shrink Workforce By 40% 66 comments
Johnson & Johnson Discloses That Its Insulin Pump Is Hackable 79 comments
Yoshinori Ohsumi of Japan Wins Nobel Prize In Medicine For Study of Cell Recycling 15 comments
Feds Go After Mylan For Scamming Medicaid Out of Millions On EpiPen Pricing 198 comments
Print-On-Demand Bone Could Quickly Mend Major Injuries 27 comments
The Americas Are Now Officially 'Measles-Free' 249 comments
92% of the World's Population Exposed To Unsafe Levels of Air Pollution: WHO 115 comments
Aetna To Provide Apple Watch To 50,000 Employees, Subsidize Cost For Customers 150 comments
Roller Coasters Could Help People Pass Kidney Stones, Says Study 126 comments
Poor Scientific Research Is Disproportionately Rewarded 81 comments
UPS Is Starting To Test Drone Deliveries In the US 44 comments
Smoking Permanently Damages Your DNA, Study Finds 177 comments
Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Announce $3 Billion Initiative To 'Cure All Diseases' 161 comments
Activity Trackers May Undermine Weight Loss Efforts, Says Study 210 comments
Microsoft Will 'Solve' Cancer Within The Next 10 Years By Treating It Like A Computer Virus, Says Company 259 comments
Hackers Offer a DIY Alternative To The $600 EpiPen 327 comments
Anonymous Hacker Explains His Attack On Boston Children's Hospital 295 comments
Oregon Settles $6 Billion Lawsuit Over Oracle's Botched Healthcare Website 113 comments
Vanity Fair Blames The Failure of Theranos On Silicon Valley 128 comments
Ask Slashdot: Why Aren't Techies Improving The World? 537 comments
Alleged Hacker Lauri Love To Be Extradited To US 71 comments
How Cities Are Using Dry Ice To Kill Rats 429 comments
World Anti-Doping Agency Says It Was Hacked By Russia 97 comments
Sugar Industry Bought Off Scientists, Skewed Dietary Guidelines For Decades 527 comments
CureCoin Cryptocurrency Enters Third Year of Helping Disease Researchers 21 comments
DNA Confirms Cause of 1665 London's Great Plague 77 comments
Microsoft Hopes To Hire More Coders With Autism 226 comments
Video Shows How Bacteria Invade Antibiotics And Transform Into Superbugs 87 comments
AAPS Doctors Run Survey On Hillary Clinton's Health 629 comments
Should We Kill All The Mosquitoes? 470 comments
Brain-Zapping Gadgets Need Regulation, Say Scientists 51 comments
FDA Finds Flaws In Theranos' Zika Tests 74 comments
'Longest Living Human' Says He Is Ready For Death At 145 314 comments
The Big Short: Security Flaws Fuel Bet Against St. Jude 81 comments
Marijuana Provides More Pain Relief For Men Than Woman, Says Study 144 comments
Startup Aims To Commercialize a Brain Implant To Improve Memory 85 comments
8 Paralyzed Patients Learn To Walk Again Using Virtual Reality 17 comments
Online Drug Sales Triple After Silk Road Closure, Says Report 95 comments
Soylent Coffee: Nootropics, Fat, Carbs, Protein -- But Will It Give You The Toots? 148 comments
University Collects Medical Samples Via Drones In Madagascar 20 comments
Stem Cell Researchers Can Now Combine Animal and Human Embryos In The US 92 comments
Florida District Considers Releasing GMO Mosquitos After Cayman Islands Experiment 144 comments
Waze's New Safety Feature Reminds Drivers Not To Forget Their Child In the Car 76 comments
Man Says Tesla Autopilot Saved His Life By Driving Him To the Hospital 153 comments
Brains of Overweight People Look Ten Years Older Than Those of Lean Peers, Says Report 184 comments
Banner Health Alerts 3.7 Million Potential Victims of Hack 30 comments
Dental Floss May Have No Medical Benefits, Says AP Report 257 comments
Olympic Swimmers 'Certain' To Pick Up Virus From Three Teaspoons of Rio Water 280 comments
Peter Thiel Is Interested In Harvesting The Blood Of The Young 373 comments
Google's Alphabet and GSK Forge $715 Million Bioelectronic Firm To Fight Diseases Without Meds 27 comments
Elizabeth Holmes Finally Releases Theranos Data, Including A 'miniLab' 40 comments
Can Blocking Blue Light Help Bipolar Disorder As Well as Sleep Issues? 230 comments
World's Largest Solar Power Plant Planned For Chernobyl Nuclear Wasteland 159 comments
Study: Astronauts Who Reach Deep Space 'Far More Likely To Die From Heart Disease' 157 comments
E-Cigarettes Emit Toxic Vapors, Says Study 312 comments
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Funding Leads To New Genetic Findings 33 comments
Florida Regulators OK Plan To Increase Toxins In Water 182 comments
'Sister Clones' Of Dolly The Sheep Have Aged Like Any Other Sheep, Study Says 66 comments
Harrison Ford Could Have Died In Star Wars Set Incident, Court Hears 153 comments
Can Computerized Brain Training Prevent Dementia? 49 comments
CRISPR: Chinese Scientists To Pioneer Gene-Editing Trial On Humans 93 comments
Neuroscientists Have Isolated The Part Of The Brain That Controls Free Will 285 comments
Technology Is Making Doctors Feel Like Glorified Data Entry Clerks 326 comments
New Study Shows Why Big Pharma Hates Medical Marijuana 416 comments
Alzheimer's Gene Already Shrinking Brain By Age of Three 62 comments
Obesity Is Three Times As Deadly For Men Than Women, Says Study 202 comments
Study Shows Thumb-Sucking and Nail-Biting Can Be Good For Kids 75 comments
Can Tech Workers Skip The Olympics As Easily As Athletes? 93 comments
A Medical Mystery of the Best Kind: Major Diseases Are In Decline 321 comments
Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes Banned From Owning a Lab 146 comments
Debian Founder's 2015 Death Ruled A Suicide 160 comments
Theranos Faces Congressional Inquiry Over Faulty Blood Tests 186 comments
Apple To Encourage Organ Donation With Health App 63 comments
'Healing' Detected In Antarctic Ozone Hole, Says Study 95 comments
Congressman Wants Ransomware Attacks To Trigger Breach Notifications 73 comments
RIP Xbox Fitness: Users Will Soon Lose Access To Workout Videos They Bought 115 comments
Micro-Camera Can Be Injected With A Syringe -- May Pose Surveillance Concerns 60 comments
Researchers Find Game-Changing Helium Reserve In Tanzania 190 comments
After Death, Hundreds of Genes Spring Back to Life 62 comments
Why Are Hackers Increasingly Targeting the Healthcare Industry? 111 comments
New Apps Let Women Obtain Birth Control Without Visiting a Doctor 301 comments
Study Finds Password Misuse In Hospitals Is 'Endemic' 198 comments
Crispr Wins Key Approval to Fight Cancer in Human Trials 71 comments
Google To Offer Better Medical Advice When You Search Your Symptoms 104 comments
South Australia Refuses To Stop Using An Expired, MS-DOS-Based Health Software 230 comments
Ask Slashdot: Should You Store Medical Details In The Cloud? 262 comments
Cancer Is An Evolutionary Mechanism To 'Autocorrect' Our Gene Pool, Suggests Paper 262 comments
LG Sells Mosquito-Repelling TV In India 50 comments
WHO: Drinking Extremely Hot Coffee, Tea 'Probably' Causes Cancer 274 comments
Repurposing Drugs To Tackle Cancer 53 comments
DEA Wants Access To Medical Records Without Warrant 176 comments
Microsoft Analyzes Web Searches, Finds Clues For Early Cancer Detection 73 comments
23 Seriously Ill MS Patients Recover After 'Breakthrough' Stem Cell Treatment 74 comments
Woman Uses 'Hey Siri' To Call An Ambulance and Help Save Her Child's Life 208 comments
Biden Unveils Open-Access Database To Advance Cancer Research 42 comments
Seattle App Summons Help When You Need CPR 55 comments
Wheelchair-Bound Stroke Victim Walks Again After 'Unprecedented' Stem Cell Trial At Stanford 92 comments
Scientists Announce Plans For Synthetic Human Genomes 57 comments
Samsung Unveils Gear Fit 2 Activity Tracker and IconX Wireless Earbuds 25 comments
US Death Rate Rises, Health Officials Aren't Sure Why 607 comments
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