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Scientists Discover Natural Way to Fight A Sexually Transmitted Disease

Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted disease that affects over 90 million people a year. Quickly spread via objects, Chlamydia is parasite bacteria …

Cerebrovascular disease linked to Alzheimer's disease

While strokes are known to increase risk for dementia, much less is known about diseases of large and small blood vessels in the brain, separate from …

Dementia

Sweet drug clears cholesterol, reverses heart disease—and was found by parents | Ars Technica

Here’s how parents of kids with rare disease found what may be blockbuster drug.<p>Two parents’ quest to save their twin daughters’ lives from a rare, …

Medical Research

Form of genetically elevated 'good' cholesterol may actually be bad: Research has implications for better understanding the relationship between 'good' cholesterol function -- in addition to level -- and heart disease risk

Research has implications for better understanding the relationship between 'good' cholesterol function -- in addition to level -- and heart disease …

Medical Research

Why wasn't Jeremy Lin drafted by an NBA team after college?

Why wasn't Jeremy Lin drafted by the NBA after college? <i>Originally answered on Oct. 25, 2015.</i><p>This question originally appeared on Quora, the …

Basketball

Obama credits Nancy Reagan with spurring medical research

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is crediting the late Nancy Reagan with spurring research into Alzheimer's and other diseases.<p>He says no one understood the importance of pursuing potentially life-saving treatments than the former first lady. She was buried Friday alongside her husband at …

Alzheimer's Disease

Kawhi Leonard scores 20 in return to send Spurs past Blazers

SAN ANTONIO -- Kawhi Leonard's return from a 15-game absence has the San Antonio Spurs feeling whole, and they showed it by taking apart the Portland …

Basketball

Does Your Vagina Become Tighter If You Have Less Sex?

The reason you can rest easy if you’re in a dry spell is rooted in the fact that the muscles in your vagina are elastic. “They contract and go back to their normal shape after sexual intercourse and also after childbirth,” says Wider.<p>That said, there are two times in life when your vagina <i>does</i> …

Overnight Expert: How to Master the First Date

Filled with awkward pauses, off-limits topics, and the pressure to impress someone you barely know, first dates are tricky. But there are a few …