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Plant toxins in the diets of early humans drove the evolution of taste

Plant toxins in the diets of early humans drove the evolution of taste

Stem cell therapy can be used effectively to treat heart attacks, or myocardial infarction, in pigs

Stem cell therapy can be used effectively to treat heart attacks, or myocardial infarction, in pigs

Study offers a unique perspective on the beginnings of the alcohol experience and usage patterns of 12-year-olds

Study offers a unique perspective on the beginnings of the alcohol experience and usage patterns of 12-year-olds

Pneumonia - another use for statins

Pneumonia - another use for statins

New treatment that boosts the stomach's 'full' signal offers new way of tackling growing obesity epidemic

New treatment that boosts the stomach's 'full' signal offers new way of tackling growing obesity epidemic

British scientist who discovered link with smoking and cancer, dies at 92

British scientist who discovered link with smoking and cancer, dies at 92

Medical scans can trigger airport alarms for up to 30 days after

Medical scans can trigger airport alarms for up to 30 days after

UK health services regulator says NHS still leaves a lot to be desired

UK health services regulator says NHS still leaves a lot to be desired

Wealthy kids are not always healthy kids

Wealthy kids are not always healthy kids

Radioisotopes from scans can trigger airport radiation alarms

Radioisotopes from scans can trigger airport radiation alarms

One-day treatment with the anticancer drug carboplatin is as effective as radiotherapy for testicular cancer

One-day treatment with the anticancer drug carboplatin is as effective as radiotherapy for testicular cancer

Food subsidies in Poland has led to a drastic drop in deaths from coronary heart disease

Food subsidies in Poland has led to a drastic drop in deaths from coronary heart disease

Wealth doesn't always equal health

Wealth doesn't always equal health

Researchers discover type of "fuel" that the heart uses can contribute to the severity of heart failures

Researchers discover type of "fuel" that the heart uses can contribute to the severity of heart failures

Does the heart contain stem cells that are self-renewing?

Does the heart contain stem cells that are self-renewing?

New research finds molecular link between obesity and diabetes

New research finds molecular link between obesity and diabetes

Stress test has less effect on blood vessels when hormone cortisol is blocked

Stress test has less effect on blood vessels when hormone cortisol is blocked

Heart attack patients: shedding pounds reduces risks

Heart attack patients: shedding pounds reduces risks

Good quality of life for cardiogenic shock patients after emergency procedures

Good quality of life for cardiogenic shock patients after emergency procedures

Human dummy to teach medics

Human dummy to teach medics