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  • 10 Weird-but-true Food Facts

    10 Weird-but-true Food Facts

    Cheese never ceases to be amazing: You can set it on fire, store it in a bank or consume it with some complementary maggots. And that's just one of the foods on our list.

  • Future of Regenerative Medicine

    What is the future of regenerative medicine?

    Oh, you can't regrow your own limbs like a starfish? You may soon be able to. That's the promise of regenerative medicine, at least, a field that seeks to help you replace and regenerate your own body parts.

  • Is mixing antibiotics dangerous?

    Is mixing antibiotics dangerous?

    A study found that antibiotic prescriptions as we know them are no match for the replicative power of drug-resistant bacteria -- and that combining them can actually make things much worse.

  • Health Puzzles

    Health Puzzles: Brain Monitor

    Try your hand at these health puzzles that cover a variety of wellness tips, procedures and ailments. Have fun and learn more with health puzzles.

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  • Future of Regenerative Medicine
  • Is mixing antibiotics dangerous?
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