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Monday April 14, 2014 @09:29PM U.S. Biomedical Research 'Unsustainable' Prominent Researchers Warn
Wednesday April 09, 2014 @08:46AM Australia Declares Homeopathy Nonsense, Urges Doctors to Inform Patients
Sunday April 06, 2014 @09:33AM To Reduce the Health Risk of Barbecuing Meat, Just Add Beer
Tuesday April 01, 2014 @11:53PM Threatened Pandemics and Laboratory Escapes: Self-fulfilling Prophecies
Tuesday April 01, 2014 @11:48PM Creating "Homo Minutus" — a Benchtop Human To Test Drugs
Thursday March 27, 2014 @09:16AM Homeopathic Remedies Recalled For Containing Real Medicine
Tuesday March 25, 2014 @09:14AM Jimmy Wales To 'Holistic Healers': Prove Your Claims the Old-Fashioned Way
Thursday March 20, 2014 @10:18AM IBM's Watson To Be Used For Cancer Treatment
Tuesday March 18, 2014 @09:24AM St. Patrick's Day, March Madness, and Steve Jobs' Liver
Tuesday March 18, 2014 @08:30AM Famous Breast Cancer Gene Could Affect Brain Growth
Thursday March 13, 2014 @05:49PM Google Flu Trends Gets It Wrong Three Years Running
Thursday March 13, 2014 @09:22AM White House: Get ACA Insurance Coverage, Launch Start-Ups
Monday March 10, 2014 @07:00PM Stanford Bioengineer Develops a 50-cent Paper Microscope
Sunday March 09, 2014 @07:12PM Up To 1000 NIH Investigators Dropped Out Last Year
Sunday March 09, 2014 @06:14PM New Blood Test Offers Early Warning for Alzheimer's Onset
Friday March 07, 2014 @11:05PM Genome Pioneer, X Prize Founder Tackle Aging
Friday March 07, 2014 @07:12PM Genomic Medicine, Finally
Wednesday March 05, 2014 @09:30PM Low-Protein Diet May Extend Lifespan
Friday February 28, 2014 @11:20PM Belgian Barrels Reveal History of Human Gut Microbes
Friday February 28, 2014 @08:57AM Blood Test of 4 Biomarkers Predicts Death Within 5 Years
Thursday February 27, 2014 @03:49PM UK Government Proposes Rules To Allow 'Three-Parent Embryos'
Wednesday February 26, 2014 @12:09PM Augmented Reality Treatment May Alleviate Phantom Limb Pain
Sunday February 23, 2014 @06:36PM Study Shows Agent Orange Still Taints Aging C-123s
Sunday February 23, 2014 @02:00AM Delayed Fatherhood May Be Linked To Certain Congenital and Mental Disorders
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @10:21AM YouTube Threatens To Remove Scientist's Account Over AIDS Deniers' DMCA Claims
Sunday February 09, 2014 @06:43PM A Corporate War Against a Scientist, and How He Fought Back
Saturday February 08, 2014 @11:11PM Leonard Nimoy: Smoking Is Illogical
Friday February 07, 2014 @11:01PM UK Police Will Have Backdoor Access To Health Records
Wednesday February 05, 2014 @04:16PM Former Red Hat COO Helps Health Care Providers Work Together (Video)
Wednesday January 22, 2014 @09:24AM Fighting the Flu May Hurt Those Around You
Sunday January 19, 2014 @10:48AM Nobel Prize Winning Economist: Legalize Sale of Human Organs
Wednesday January 01, 2014 @10:36AM Finnish HIV Vaccine Testing To Begin
Monday December 30, 2013 @02:46AM Parents' Campaign Leads To Wi-Fi Ban In New Zealand School
Saturday December 28, 2013 @11:21PM Iowa State AIDS Researcher Admits To Falsifying Findings
Sunday December 22, 2013 @04:32AM Ask Slashdot: Working With Others, As a Schizophrenic Developer?
Saturday December 21, 2013 @01:24PM French Team Implants First Long-Term Artificial Heart
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @01:35PM Programming Molecules To Let Chemicals Make Decisions
Monday December 16, 2013 @02:49AM The Business of Attention Deficit Disorder
Thursday December 12, 2013 @02:15PM You Are What Your Dad Ate
Friday December 06, 2013 @10:40PM Diet Drugs Work: Why Won't Doctors Prescribe Them?
Friday December 06, 2013 @08:51PM After FDA Objections, 23andMe Won't Offer Health Information
Monday December 02, 2013 @11:08PM Mathematical Model of Zombie Epidemics Reveals Two Types of Living-Dead Strains
Saturday November 30, 2013 @08:23PM Officials Say HealthCare.gov Site Now Performing Well
Saturday November 30, 2013 @02:28PM Google Supercomputers Tackle Giant Drug-Interaction Data Crunch
Tuesday November 26, 2013 @11:11AM Why Scott Adams Wished Death On His Dad
Tuesday November 26, 2013 @10:49AM BBC: Amazon Workers Face "Increased Risk of Mental Illness"
Sunday November 24, 2013 @11:30AM The Neuroscientist Who Discovered He Was a Psychopath
Sunday November 24, 2013 @09:42AM Detecting Chemicals Through Bone
Thursday November 21, 2013 @02:01PM Bionic Eye Implant Available In US Next Month
Thursday November 21, 2013 @10:12AM HIV Tracking Technology Could Pinpoint Who's Infecting Who
Sunday November 17, 2013 @10:27AM 12-Lead Clinical ECG Design Open Sourced; Supports Tablets, Too
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @09:39AM How 3 Young Coders Built a Better Portal To HealthCare.gov
Thursday November 07, 2013 @11:04AM Healthcare.gov Official Resigns, Website Still a Disaster
Wednesday November 06, 2013 @10:25AM Global Biological Experiment Generates Exciting New Results
Tuesday November 05, 2013 @12:38AM Robotic Surgery Complications Going Underreported
Sunday November 03, 2013 @11:37AM Why Organic Chemistry Is So Difficult For Pre-Med Students
Saturday November 02, 2013 @04:15PM HealthCare.gov: What Went Wrong?
Thursday October 31, 2013 @12:12PM Artificial Blood Made In Romania
Monday October 21, 2013 @12:11PM DHHS Preparing 'Tech Surge' To Fix Remaining Healthcare.gov Issues
Sunday October 20, 2013 @05:00PM How To FIx Healthcare.gov: Go Open-Source!
Friday October 18, 2013 @11:25PM DNA Sequence Withheld From New Botulism Paper
Wednesday October 16, 2013 @01:01PM Tiny Pacemaker Can Be Installed Via Catheter
Tuesday October 15, 2013 @10:49AM Buried In the Healthcare.gov Source: "No Expectation of Privacy"
Friday October 11, 2013 @07:44PM 3D Printing a 'Terminator' Arm ... Or a Whole Body
Thursday October 10, 2013 @03:06PM A Teletherapy Startup Removes Barriers To Mental Health Care
Thursday October 10, 2013 @09:02AM Cost of Healthcare.gov: $634 Million — So Far
Tuesday October 08, 2013 @09:18AM Francois Englert and Peter W. Higgs Awarded Nobel Prize For Boson Discovery
Wednesday September 25, 2013 @09:18AM DEA Argues Oregonians Have No Protected Privacy Interest In Prescription Records
Saturday September 21, 2013 @09:34AM Extreme Microbe Brewing: the Curse of Auto-Brewery Syndrome
Monday September 09, 2013 @10:36AM New Research Could Slow Human Aging
Monday September 09, 2013 @08:06AM Research Shows E-Cigs Might Be As Good For Quitting As Nicotine Patches
Thursday August 29, 2013 @08:14AM Bionic Skin: the Killer App For Flexible Electronics
Tuesday August 20, 2013 @09:26AM Predictors of Suicidal Behavior Found In Blood
Tuesday August 20, 2013 @08:49AM China Plans To Stop Harvesting Organs From Executed Prisoners
Tuesday August 13, 2013 @12:00PM Ask Slashdot: Best Software For Med-School Note-Taking?
Sunday August 11, 2013 @10:11PM Dogs Trained To Sniff Out Ovarian Cancer
Sunday August 11, 2013 @10:16AM Study Ties High Blood Sugar To Dementia
Friday August 09, 2013 @06:46PM Malaria Vaccine Nearing Reality
Thursday August 08, 2013 @12:22PM Bill Gates Promotes Vaccine Projects, Swipes At Google
Monday July 29, 2013 @10:04PM How Outdated Data Distorts Doctors' Pay
Sunday July 28, 2013 @07:06PM Dentist Who Used Copyright To Silence Her Patients Drops Out of Sight
Saturday July 27, 2013 @01:09AM Would You Let a Robot Stick You With a Needle?
Friday July 26, 2013 @04:20PM Wi-Fi-Enabled Tooth Sensor Rats You Out When You Smoke Or Overeat
Tuesday July 23, 2013 @09:57AM 3D Printers Shown To Emit Potentially Harmful Nanosized Particles
Sunday July 14, 2013 @12:24AM NHS Fined After Computer Holding Patient Records Found On eBay
Sunday July 14, 2013 @12:00AM Sculpting Nanoflows With Supercomputers
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @08:12PM Obamacare Employer Mandate Delayed Until After Congressional Elections
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @12:00PM 'Boston Patients' Still HIV Free After Quitting Antiretroviral Meds
Tuesday July 02, 2013 @12:51PM Neuroscientist: First-Ever Human Head Transplant Is Now Possible
Saturday June 15, 2013 @01:15AM Brain-Computer Interface Makes Learning As Simple As Waving
Thursday June 13, 2013 @11:50AM Supreme Court: No Patents For Natural DNA Sequences
Thursday June 13, 2013 @09:58AM Researchers Discover Another Layer To the Cornea
Sunday June 02, 2013 @12:35PM Surgeries On Friday Are More Frequently Fatal
Saturday June 01, 2013 @06:27PM Researchers Determine Chemical Structure of HIV Capsid
Saturday June 01, 2013 @12:56PM Never Mind the Epidemic, Who Gets Patent Rights For the Cure?
Saturday May 25, 2013 @01:24PM Med Students Unaware of Their Bias Against Obese Patients
Sunday May 19, 2013 @08:05PM Medical Firm Sues IRS For 4th Amendment Violation In Records Seizure
Thursday May 09, 2013 @07:49PM Peppers Seem To Protect Against Parkinson's
Monday May 06, 2013 @07:18PM NIMH Distances Itself From DSM Categories, Shifts Funding To New Approaches
Sunday May 05, 2013 @10:35PM Tylenol May Ease Pain of Existential Distress, Social Rejection
Thursday April 25, 2013 @10:25AM Old Educational Computer Resurrected As a Spreadsheet
Thursday April 25, 2013 @10:10AM Harvard To Close New England Primate Research Center
Thursday April 25, 2013 @08:28AM Device Keeps Liver Alive Outside Body For 24 Hours
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @12:08PM Viruses From Sewage Contaminate Deep Well Water
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @10:29AM Protesting Animal Testing, Intruders Vandalize Italian Lab
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @08:25AM Some Windows XP Users Can't Afford To Upgrade
Monday April 15, 2013 @10:00PM Lab-grown Kidneys Transplanted Into Rats
Monday April 15, 2013 @02:54PM KEI Works to Make the World a Better Place in Many Ways (Video)
Saturday April 06, 2013 @01:46PM Ask Slashdot: Dealing With Unwanted But Official Security Probes?
Monday April 01, 2013 @08:37PM Indian Supreme Court Denies Novartis Cancer Drug Patent
Thursday March 07, 2013 @02:30PM Using Google To Help Predict Side Effects of Mixing Drugs
Saturday March 02, 2013 @08:49AM With 'Obamacare' Kicking In, Microsoft Sees a Health-Data Windfall
Thursday February 28, 2013 @10:59PM Play Wii, Become a Better Surgeon
Thursday February 14, 2013 @11:14AM When Google Got Flu Wrong
Wednesday January 30, 2013 @11:12AM Polymer Patches May Enable Effective DNA Vaccines
Thursday January 24, 2013 @10:11AM Clay Shirky On Hackers and Depression: Where's the Love?
Tuesday January 22, 2013 @01:01PM Bomb Blasts Alter Brain Lipid Levels
Thursday January 17, 2013 @10:09AM DHS Steps In As Regulator for Medical Device Security
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @04:27PM CES: Can a Gyroscope Ball Really Cure Wrist Pain? (Video)
Monday January 14, 2013 @10:38AM CES: X PRIZE Could Make Star Trek-Style Tricorder a Reality (Video)
Thursday January 10, 2013 @02:43PM NIH Neuroscientists: Junior Seau Had Brain Disease Caused By Hits To the Head
Thursday January 10, 2013 @01:27PM Drug Allows Deafened Mice to Regrow Inner Ear Hair
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @09:44AM Indiana Nurses Fired After Refusing Flu Shots On Religious Grounds
Monday January 07, 2013 @08:45PM Loss of a Single Laptop Leads to $50k Fine Against Idaho Hospice
Sunday December 30, 2012 @08:43PM China's Controversial Brain Surgery To Cure Drug Addiction
Saturday December 22, 2012 @05:30PM Specific Gut Bacteria May Account For Much Obesity
Tuesday December 18, 2012 @12:29PM TSA (Finally) Studying Health Effects of Body Scanners
Monday December 17, 2012 @03:16AM Austria's Mobile Drug Lab Could Test Street-Drug Effects, Too
Monday December 17, 2012 @12:09AM Virus Rebuilds Heart's Own Pacemaker In Animal Tests
Saturday December 15, 2012 @12:42PM Spinal Fluid Chemical Levels Linked To Suicidal Behavior
Monday December 10, 2012 @11:40PM Researchers Build Water Soluble Chips
Monday December 10, 2012 @09:26PM Four Cups of Coffee A Day Cuts Risk of Oral Cancer
Thursday December 06, 2012 @01:54PM Tour the Turn of the Century Electrotherapy Museum (Video)
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @01:40PM Congressional Committee Casts a Harsh Eye On Vaccination Science
Sunday December 02, 2012 @09:51PM No More "Asperger's Syndrome"
Tuesday November 27, 2012 @10:49AM Pioneering Transplant Surgeon Joseph Murray Dead at 93
Friday November 23, 2012 @11:27PM Implant Translates Written Words To Braille, Right On the Retina
Friday November 23, 2012 @04:07PM The Science of Thanks Giving
Tuesday November 20, 2012 @11:37AM Harvard Develops Drug-Filled, Injectable Sponge That Expands Inside the Body
Monday November 19, 2012 @02:42AM A Better Thought-Controlled Computer Cursor
Thursday November 15, 2012 @09:16AM Sequenced Pig Genome Could Help Combat Human Diseases
Tuesday November 13, 2012 @09:09AM 'Treasure Trove' In Oceans May Bring Revolutions In Medicine and Industry
Tuesday November 13, 2012 @09:00AM Better Brain Implants With Ultrathin Carbon Fiber Electrodes
Thursday November 08, 2012 @01:16PM Do Recreational Drugs Help Programmers?
Monday November 05, 2012 @02:18AM Climbing 103 Floors On a 'Bionic' Leg
Friday November 02, 2012 @06:38PM Vanderbilt University Steps Into the Exoskeleton Market
Thursday November 01, 2012 @11:14AM Internal Bug: Code Flaw May Lead to Wrong Dose From Infusion Pump
Wednesday October 31, 2012 @12:59AM Scientists Move Closer To a Universal Flu Vaccine
Friday October 26, 2012 @07:23PM Gut Bacteria Cocktail May End Need for Fecal Transplants
Sunday October 21, 2012 @04:59PM States Face Huge Task In Tracking Meningitis-Tainted Drugs
Sunday October 21, 2012 @03:22AM Italian Supreme Court Accepts Mobile Phone-Tumor Link
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @08:39AM Cancer-Detecting Bra Could One Day Surpass Mammograms In Accuracy
Friday October 12, 2012 @10:43PM The New School Nurse Is Nurse Ratched
Sunday October 07, 2012 @09:32AM NASA Prepares For Space Surgery and Zero Gravity Blood
Saturday October 06, 2012 @09:34AM Hiring Smokers Banned In South Florida City
Thursday October 04, 2012 @10:54AM New Study Links Caffeinated Coffee To Vision Loss
Sunday September 30, 2012 @08:50AM First Mammals Observed Regenerating Tissue
Friday September 28, 2012 @08:43AM Medicare Bills Rise As Records Turn Electronic
Friday September 28, 2012 @08:35AM Scientists Speak Out Against Wasting Helium In Balloons
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @07:30PM Fast-Food Logos Burned Into Pleasure Center of Children's Brains
Monday September 24, 2012 @09:42PM Robot Snakes To Fight Cancer Via Natural Orifice Surgery
Wednesday September 19, 2012 @11:43PM Ask Slashdot: Hearing Aids That Directly Connect To Smart Phones?
Monday September 17, 2012 @02:20PM Rewiring the Autistic Brain
Thursday September 13, 2012 @07:46AM Scientists Themselves Play Large Role In Bad Reporting
Sunday September 09, 2012 @01:27PM Yosemite Expands Scope of Hantavirus Warning: More than 20,000 At Risk
Tuesday September 04, 2012 @12:19PM Ask Slashdot: Dealing With Disabilities In the Workplace?
Thursday August 30, 2012 @12:23PM Weebots: Driveable Robots For Babies Who Need Them
Thursday August 30, 2012 @10:08AM Calorie Restriction May Not Extend Lifespan
Tuesday August 28, 2012 @09:11AM Study Shows Marijuana Use In Teens Correlates To Decreasing IQ
Monday August 27, 2012 @08:54PM Micromotors Race About By Turning Water Into Hydrogen Gas
Sunday August 26, 2012 @03:13AM StethoCloud Project Diagnoses Pneumonia On the Cheap
Thursday August 23, 2012 @08:25AM Cats Not Linked To Brain Cancer After All
Tuesday August 21, 2012 @12:38PM The Mathematics of 'Legitimate Rape' and Pregnancy
Monday August 20, 2012 @10:56PM Near-universal Mexican Healthcare Coverage Results From Science-informed Changes
Saturday August 18, 2012 @02:53AM Genetically Engineering Babies a Moral Obligation, Says Ethicist
Friday August 17, 2012 @07:07AM US Court Sides With Gene Patents
Thursday August 16, 2012 @08:23AM West Nile Virus Outbreak Puts Dallas In State of Emergency
Saturday August 11, 2012 @02:01PM Patient Just Wants To See Data From His Implanted Medical Device
Saturday August 11, 2012 @01:44PM Ask Slashdot: What Is the Best Position To Work For Long Hours?
Monday July 23, 2012 @02:57AM Nanoparticle Completely Eradicates Hepatitis C Virus
Tuesday July 17, 2012 @08:11PM Implant Gives Grayscale Vision To the Blind Using Lasers
Thursday July 12, 2012 @03:43PM Live Pictures From Inside Your Stomach
Thursday July 12, 2012 @09:27AM Entrepreneur Offers Crowdfunding For Health Startups, Including His Own
Sunday July 08, 2012 @05:05PM Cat Parasite May Increase Risk of Suicide In Humans
Friday July 06, 2012 @08:41PM WHO Says Afghan School "Poison Attacks" Probably Mass Hysteria
Thursday July 05, 2012 @07:59AM Caffeine Linked To Lower Skin Cancer Risk
Tuesday July 03, 2012 @12:46PM Full-Body Airport Scanners Downsizing For Doctors/Dentists
Tuesday July 03, 2012 @11:46AM Ask Slashdot: Are Smart Meters Safe?
Tuesday July 03, 2012 @09:49AM Scientists Keep Rabbits Alive With Oxygen Microparticle Injections
Tuesday July 03, 2012 @09:34AM A New Record For Scientific Retractions?
Tuesday June 26, 2012 @10:35AM Transplant Surgeon Called Dibs On Steve Jobs' Home
Thursday June 21, 2012 @09:22AM FDA: Software Failure Behind 24% of Last Year's Medical Device Recalls
Saturday June 16, 2012 @02:38PM Black Death Discovered In Oregon
Friday June 15, 2012 @08:08PM Too Many Biomedical Graduate Students, Not Enough Jobs
Thursday June 14, 2012 @08:07AM MIT Creates Glucose Fuel Cell To Power Implanted Brain-Computer Interfaces
Wednesday June 13, 2012 @12:57PM Drug Company Disguised Advertising As Science
Tuesday June 12, 2012 @08:32AM Stroke Risk Spikes In Healthy Adults Who Don't Get Enough Sleep
Tuesday June 12, 2012 @08:09AM DNA Modifications Change As We Age
Wednesday June 06, 2012 @12:42PM Coffee Consumption Strongly Linked To Preventing Alzheimer's
Thursday May 31, 2012 @10:27AM Soda Ban May Hit the Big Apple

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