Fecal Transplantation: Not All Stools Are Created Equal

Fecal transplanting is a technique for transferring intestinal bacteria from a healthy person to a sick person. While this process is promising for treating many bowel problems, researchers now realize…

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measles outbreak worries officials

The number of measles cases confirmed near the city of Portland increased to 31 on Friday, and there are nine other people suspected of having the disease. The outbreak of…

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Facebook wants to allow the exchange of messages between Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp

Facebook plans to allow users of its Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp services to send messages to each other, reports the New York Times. The function should be in place by…

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Scientists Find The “Skinny Genes”

Scientists at the University of Cambridge say they have discovered the secret of why some people are skinny while others gain weight very easily. The international team says their findings…

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City of New York says it will appeal judge’s decision to overturn soft drink ban

The City of New York was the first American city to ban the sale of large-sized sugary soft drinks. Now NYC and its mayor, Michael Bloomberg, say they plan to…

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