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Scientists find bacteria that prevents type 1 diabetes

Scientists have found that a set of bacteria in our body, known as microbiota, can also protect us against the development of type 1 diabetes.<p>A …

Diabetes

With Greece’s healthcare system in ruins, people are turning to illegal free clinics

THESSALONIKI, GREECE—”I prefer to find a job, but this is a dream right now in Greece,” said Eva Vaveloua, as she rolled a cigarette in an outdoor cafe in this northern Greek city. She is 38 years old, with a PhD in chemical engineering. “And I don’t want to leave my country. Life here is not easy …

Breaking Down the Early Impact of MLB's Biggest July Trades

The days leading up to the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline are some of the most anticipated of the entire Major League Baseball season, and this latest edition did not disappoint.<p>There were blockbusters early and right up until the deadline. Teams made them while in the thick of divisional and …

Baseball

Walk-in clinics are forcing big medicine to rethink retail health care

When Christine Ryan’s ear was aching one recent afternoon, she didn’t head to the doctor’s office or emergency room; she went to her local CVS store …

Digital Health

This minor league baseball game got postponed because of a circus tent

Baseball games get postponed all the time. There's nothing weird about having to move a game to another day due to rain, or lightning, or other …

9 Ways to Have Your Latte and Save Money Too

Worried your morning coffee fix is busting your budget? Here's how to indulge without feeling guilty.<p>I love a good cup of coffee. In fact, I drink a …

10 Essential Facts About Lyme Disease

<i>By Allison Pohle for Everyday Health</i><p>Every year, U.S. state health departments report about 30,000 cases of Lyme disease to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). But the CDC says the true number of cases in the United States could be ten times as high.<p>Lyme disease is transmitted to …