Researchers Create Perfect Blood Vessels in a Petri Dish for the First Time
The researchers also demonstrated that it is possible to grow functioning human blood vessels in another species.
This Is What it's Like to Have the World's Most Deadly Eating Disorder
For one teen, the turning point came when her heart stopped beating for half a minute.
When Is Peeing Too Often the Sign of a Problem?
“I talk to people who just let it drop that they go to the bathroom 20 times a day. They don’t realize that’s unusual.”
These Plasma Patches Could Replace Antibiotics to Treat Chronic Wounds
The German company Coldplasmatech is using the weirdest state of matter to fight superbugs and accelerate healing.
These Five Charts Help Explain Why the South Is So Unhealthy
People in southern states die earlier from a variety of chronic conditions.
Scientists Are Developing Injections That Could Stop You from Overeating
The experimental treatment, which has been tested on mice and monkeys, helped to treat obesity and diabetes, and changed food preferences.
Maryland Has a Plan to Fight Soaring Drug Prices
It could provide a cut-and-paste model for the rest of the country to follow.
650,000 Black Americans Could Have Diabetes And Not Know It
A popular test may not be as accurate as doctors thought.
Diabetes Now Kills More People in South Africa Than HIV
The country's near-total focus on HIV over the past 15 years has saved countless lives but starved other diseases of resources.
Whole Wheat Bread Isn't Always Healthier Than White Bread
The microbes in your gut play a big role in deciding what’s good for you.
Scientists Made a Broccoli Pill
And they had good results when they gave it to diabetics.
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