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Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 at 11:55 AM PDT

Stanford Professor Wins Nobel Prize

Stanford Professor Wins Nobel Prize

Stanford professor wins Nobel Prize for chemistry research.

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 at 08:03 AM PDT

New HIV Test Kit Appears Over-the-Counter

New HIV Test Kit Appears Over-the-Counter

A new over-the-counter test kit is available for consumers, able to yield results in less than half an hour, but at the cost of roughly $40. While some experts welcome the procedure, some argue that the results...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 at 07:46 AM PDT

Preventing Diabetes, Preventing Cancer

Preventing Diabetes, Preventing Cancer

Dr. Jorge Castillo, a doctor at The Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhodes Island examines the link between diabetes and blood cancers in his extensive research based on 17,000

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 at 06:57 AM PDT

Soda Vending Machines to Show Calories

Soda Vending Machines to Show Calories

Coke, Pepsi and Dr Pepper are rolling out new vending machines that will put calorie counts right at your fingertips. The move comes ahead of a regulation that would require restaurant chains and...

Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at 07:46 AM PDT

Smaller Incisions, Better Backs

Smaller Incisions, Better Backs

New minimally invasive lumbar surgery helps patients with troublesome back pain.

Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 07:57 AM PDT

Senior Flash Mob Invades City Hall

Senior Flash Mob Invades City Hall

What do you get when you combine Black Eyed Peas music with the elderly?

Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 11:53 AM PDT

UCSF Stem Cell Prof. Wins Nobel Prize

UCSF Stem Cell Prof. Wins Nobel Prize

Shinya Yamanaka, MD, PhD, a senior investigator at the Gladstone Institutes — which is affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco — has won the 2012 Nobel Prize.

Monday, Oct 8, 2012 at 06:52 AM PDT

Still Cycling at 96 Years

Still Cycling at 96 Years

96-year-old cyclist Sam Cohen may be taking things a little slower these days but he still clocks hundreds of miles on a stationary bike each week.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 09:55 AM PDT

Study: Acupuncture Helps with Pain

Study: Acupuncture Helps with Pain

Researchers concluded that the needle remedy worked better than usual pain treatment and slightly better than fake acupuncture.

Friday, Oct 5, 2012 at 09:57 AM PDT

Chocolate Benefits Blood Pressure: Reports

Chocolate Benefits Blood Pressure: Reports

Two studies show chocolate may aid not only blood pressure, but also cognitive function.

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