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A Smarter Way to Take Your Meds?

What if your medication could help you track when you’ve taken it? That’s the idea behind new “digital pills."

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Sharing Science Through Stories

Researchers working on the next big scientific breakthrough often want to get others excited about their findings, but might struggle to communicate them outside of the lab.

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Empathy: A Key Component in Health Innovation

Design driven by empathy allows “touchpoints between technology and people." This approach helps build a patient’s trust in a particular device or mobile app.

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And the Nobel Prize in Medicine Goes To…

You’re probably aware of your internal clock. But, according to the Nobel Prize-winning research, it might be more accurate to refer to clocks instead.

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CRISPR Strikes Gold with New Technique to Repair DNA

CRISPR, a technique that allows for the direct modification of nuclear DNA, has been making waves this year.

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Cracking the Mystery of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

More than 1 million Americans have faced the same frustrating medical problem: they have persistent flu-like symptoms, chronic inflammation, and are constantly exhausted.

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Plastic Overwhelming Landfills? Worms Might Be Part of the Solution

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A Smoking Intervention Leads to Lasting Results

In a recent study at the University of Liverpool, smokers underwent a CT scan and—regardless of what the scan showed—were more likely to quit than a control group.

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