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Ebola Doesn't Give Up Easily, Nurse's Case Shows

A British nurse, Pauline Cafferty, is back in the hospital this week in serious condition with complications from her bout with Ebola in January.

Sat, 10 Oct 2015 12:04:06 GMT
New Treatment Could Prevent Lyme Disease Infection

Researchers developing ways to prevent Lyme disease report promising results with an approach that stimulates the immune system to ward off infection.

Fri, 09 Oct 2015 22:06:49 GMT
Measles Vaccine Gaps Put U.S. At Risk, Reports Show

Nearly 9 million U.S. children are not fully vaccinated against measles and risk getting infected, researchers say in a new report.

Fri, 09 Oct 2015 21:05:48 GMT
Ebola Nurse Flown Back to Hospital With 'Complication'

Ebola has been detected again in British nurse Pauline Cafferkey, who was thought to have made a full recovery earlier this year.

Fri, 09 Oct 2015 08:58:52 GMT
Researchers Say Gene Changes Show Who's Gay

U.S. researchers say they've come up with a formula that can show someone's sexual orientation by looking at genetic changes.

Thu, 08 Oct 2015 20:34:25 GMT
Why Elephants Don't Get Cancer

Elephants live a long time but they don't get cancer like people do. Scientists think they know why.

Thu, 08 Oct 2015 18:07:46 GMT
Researchers Grow Kidney, Intestine From Stem Cells

Two teams of researchers have grown rudimentary organs from stem cells: a primitive kidney and the beginnings of an intestine.

Thu, 08 Oct 2015 16:55:56 GMT
Why Cancer Docs Are Spurning Pricey Drugs

U.S. oncologists, aware that patients are paying more of the costs of expensive cancer drugs, are increasingly declining to prescribe medicines that have scant or no effect, even as a last resort

Thu, 08 Oct 2015 13:43:50 GMT
Could Obesity Surgery Raise the Risk of Suicide?

Patients may be more likely to harm themselves or attempt suicide after weight-loss surgery, a Canadian study suggests.

Thu, 08 Oct 2015 13:32:19 GMT
Thyroid Cancer Rates Higher in Kids Near Fukushima Nuke Plant - Study

A new study says children living near the Fukushima nuclear meltdowns have been diagnosed with thyroid cancer at a rate 20 to 50 times that of childre

Thu, 08 Oct 2015 12:32:29 GMT