- Also: studying the laxative effects of coffee and personalized medicine via fruit flies
May 24, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- It is estimated that one in five people suffer from an autoimmune disease. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has identified over 80 different autoimmune diseases, and though their exact…
May 1, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- The unexpected role that a unit of white blood cells can play in elucidating tumor targets
May 23, 2019
BY: Ulrike Herbrand
- How synthetic versions of a common virus are helping propel gene therapies
May 20, 2019
BY: Regina McEnery
- Also, scientists map the telecommunication system of trees, and engineered synthetic bacteria created
May 17, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- Take this app and call me in the morning. A new wave of medical treatments are coming to your phone
May 15, 2019
BY: Alison Carter

One woman describes the messy reality of living with stage IV cancer–palliative care, pain relief and focusing on quality of life.

May 7, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- Also Denver decriminalizes magic mushrooms and a NASA simulation experiment that deals New York a “bad hand”
May 10, 2019
BY: Mary Parker

Test Your Knowledge

Welcome to your STD

Twenty years ago, scientists from the Institute for Genomic Research in Maryland and the University of Texas Health Science Center published the full genome of what deadly sexually transmitted disease, known to Shakespeare as "the French disease"?

- How counselors can help you plan your medical future by understanding your genetic past
May 8, 2019
BY: Mary Parker