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Edinburgh Fringe: Tourette's charity wants apology over award-winning joke

Edinburgh Fringe: Tourette's charity wants apology over...

People with the condition are angered after Olaf Falafel's gag won an award following...

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The Thick Gray Line: Forest Elephants Defend Against Climate Change

The Thick Gray Line: Forest Elephants Defend Against Climate...

If the species is wiped out by poachers, Africa’s vast rain forest will lose 7 percent...

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Planned Parenthood May Withdraw From Title X Funding

Planned Parenthood May Withdraw From Title X Funding

Facing a federal rule that restricts referrals for abortion, the organization will...

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Flavonoids in Plants May Help Protect Against Major Killers

Flavonoids in Plants May Help Protect Against Major Killers

Those who ate the most flavonoid-rich foods had a lower risk for cancer and cardiovascular...

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Premature Babies Lag in Vaccinations

Premature Babies Lag in Vaccinations

Preterm babies were more than 20 percent less likely to have had required shots...

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A variety of CBD health products are in the shops - do they work?

A variety of CBD health products are in the shops - do...

A component in cannabis called CBD is claimed to help everything from Alzheimer's...

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The UK has lost its World Health Organization ‘measles-free’ status

The UK has lost its World Health Organization ‘measles-free’...

Three years after the measles virus was eliminated, the UK has lost its “measles-free”...

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Genetic studies hint alcohol isn’t linked to breast cancer after all

Genetic studies hint alcohol isn’t linked to breast cancer...

Genetic studies rebut current warnings from health officials that alcohol causes...

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Eduard Pernkopf: The Nazi book of anatomy still used by surgeons

Eduard Pernkopf: The Nazi book of anatomy still used by...

Eduard Pernkopf created an "atlas" of anatomy by dissecting the bodies of Nazi political...

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Getting the Right Care for Painful Autoimmune Conditions

Getting the Right Care for Painful Autoimmune Conditions

A corticosteroid can quickly relieve symptoms of both polymyalgia rheumatica and...

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Developing New Guidelines on Lyme Disease

Developing New Guidelines on Lyme Disease

Public comments are still being accepted, but antibiotic treatment options for children...

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Why Warning Pregnant Women Not to Drink Can Backfire

Why Warning Pregnant Women Not to Drink Can Backfire

Harsh measures, or even threats of them, can lead to the avoidance of prenatal care...

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Papworth marks first 'successful' UK heart transplant

Papworth marks first 'successful' UK heart transplant

Keith Castle was the first UK heart recipient to live for more than five years afterwards.

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The Nazi book of anatomy still used by surgeons

The Nazi book of anatomy still used by surgeons

Eduard Pernkopf created an "atlas" of anatomy by dissecting the bodies of Nazi political...

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No Pre-Reading, No Rehearsing: How ‘The Weekly’ Kept Its Recreation of Historic Opioid Testimony Authentic

No Pre-Reading, No Rehearsing: How ‘The Weekly’ Kept Its...

The Times TV show’s producer/director shares the challenges and rewards of bringing...

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The Long Road to Injury Recovery

The Long Road to Injury Recovery

As I ate my breakfast on a tree stump by the trailhead after my run, I finally saw...