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A Sneeze May Be Even Ickier Than You Thought

Slow-motion photos reveal a 'sheet' of expelled fluid that then breaks apart, researchers say.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Child Abuse Costs Nations Billions of Dollars a Year: Panel

Laws, parent education and sex-abuse prevention programs are effective ways to keep kids safe, experts report.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Researchers Probe Colombia's Claim of No Birth Defects Linked to Zika

Major public health institutions say it's too soon to tell whether the report is accurate.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Women With Asthma May Be Prone to Fertility Problems: Study

It might take longer to get pregnant and that difficulty increases with age, research suggests.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Gene Discovery Could Point to New Lyme Disease Test: Study

Researchers say patients have tell-tale genetic signatures, even after taking antibiotics.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Another STD Spurs Concern

British study concludes Mycoplasma genitalium infection is transmitted through sexual contact.

Friday, February 12, 2016

Reliable Weight-Loss Programs May Be Hard to Find: Study

Most sampled from one geographic area didn't meet 5 key standards, researchers say.

Friday, February 12, 2016

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