School of Science welcomes 10 professors
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School of Science welcomes 10 professors

The MIT School of Science recently welcomed 10 new professors in the departments of Biology Brain…

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Fitbit’s moving away from a simple step counter into health coaching as it faces competition from the Apple Watch
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Daily low-dose aspirin is not a panacea for the elderly
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Daily low-dose aspirin is not a panacea for the elderly

A daily dose of aspirin? Not a good idea if you’re a healthy elderly adult.…

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Trump’s biodefense plan aims to improve coordination across agencies
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Trump’s biodefense plan aims to improve coordination across agencies

The White House hopes to bolster the country’s biodefense by better coordinating the activities of…

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NSF spells out new sexual harassment policy: Talk to us
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NSF spells out new sexual harassment policy: Talk to us

France Córdova Anne K. Du Vivier/NSF By Jeffrey MervisSep. 19, 2018 , 12:00 PM Starting…

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SpaceX’s Moon loop will affect passengers’ health — here’s how
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SpaceX’s Moon loop will affect passengers’ health — here’s how

When billionaire Yusaku Maezawa takes his planned trip around the Moon with SpaceX, he’d better…

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Consumers Struggle with Health Plan Finances, Healthcare Literacy
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Consumers Struggle with Health Plan Finances, Healthcare Literacy

By Thomas Beaton September 19, 2018 – The majority of consumers with employer-sponsored health plans lack…

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Apple Watch Series 4 Review: Faster, Bigger, With a Promise to Be Healthier
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Apple Watch Series 4 Review: Faster, Bigger, With a Promise to Be Healthier

I wouldn’t upgrade to the Series 4 from a recent generation of Apple Watch, either,…

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The Strongest Material in the Universe Could Be (Nuclear) Pasta
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The Strongest Material in the Universe Could Be (Nuclear) Pasta

How to cook “nuclear pasta” in three easy steps: 1. Boil one large, dying star…

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An active problem for global health
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An active problem for global health

WHO: photographer Laurent Cipriani The largest-ever analysis of global physical activity data has revealed that…

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