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Facial expressions: only 35 can be uniquely identified

Human beings can configure their faces in thousands and thousands of ways to convey emotion, but only 35 expressions actually get the...

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) : Muscle stem cells can drive cancer

People with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) can develop an otherwise-rare muscle cancer, called rhabdomyosarcoma, due to the muscle cells' continuous work to...

Tap vs Bottlet Water composition – impacts health benefits of tea

Here's to sipping a cupful of health: Green tea steeped in bottled water has a more bitter taste, but it has more...

Acute Flaccid Myelitis : Pioneering Surgery Restores Movement

An innovative and complex surgery involving nerve transfers is restoring hope and transforming lives torn apart by a mysterious and devastating illness....

Dyslexia: find new causes

Men with dyslexia have altered structural connections between the thalamus and auditory cortex on the left side of the brain, new research...

Scientists explaining how fever help to power up our immune cells

Fever is known to help power up our immune cells, and scientists in Shanghai have new evidence explaining how.

New recommendations for evaluation and management of penicillin allergy

While more than 32 million individuals in the U.S. have a documented penicillin allergy in their medical record, studies have shown that...

Fewer melanoma diagnoses = higher death rates

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States.  While the number of cases diagnosed is on...

Drug developed to treat stroke patients could prevent Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers from the University of Southern California have discovered that a drug currently being developed to treat stroke patients could also prevent...

New weapon against bacterial pneumonia

Cancer drugs are able to halt life-threatening bacterial lung infections in mouse models by promoting lung repair, researchers at Duke Health have...