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Learning rewires the brain

Musicians, athletes and quiz bowl champions all have one thing in common: training. Learning to play an instrument or a sport requires time and …

Humanity

New Drug Clears Cancer Cells Through Immune System Judo — NOVA Next | PBS

For years, scientists have been probing various immune response proteins in the hopes of finding a new way to target and destroy cancer cells. …

Cancer

Parkinson's, cancer findings earn medical prizes

Lung Cancer May Be Detected With a Thermometer

In the continuing effort to find less invasive ways of detecting lung cancer, scientists from Italy announced that your breath’s temperature could be …

Bacteria in our gut may influence both our physical and mental health

If bacteria in your gut can affect your health, can they affect your brain, too?<p>Researchers are finding more and more evidence that the trillions of bacteria contained in our gut are sending signals to the brain and influencing behavior and cognitive functioning.<p>People in the fields of appetite and …