Kenji Cho

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This app claims it can detect cancer by the sound of your voice

If you’re one of those people who hates blood tests or gets claustrophobic inside MRI machines, rejoice: Your checkups are about to become easier. …

Blood Tests

Youthful binge drinking changes the brain - for the worse - into adulthood

The adult brain that was awash in alcohol during its formative years looks different and acts differently than an adult brain that skipped the youthful binge drinking, says a new study conducted on rats.<p>All grown up, the brain exposed to periodic alcoholic benders during adolescence and young …

The Truth About Green Tea And Weight Loss Might Be Hard To Hear

But what about matcha lattes?<p>The idea that green tea might be able to help you drop a few pounds is basically alluring as hell. Think about it: It's cheap, it tastes great, and it's literally available everywhere.<p>But uh, does it even work?<p>Turns out, it's a hard...maybe—and that's only for brewed …

Weight Loss

5 Exercises That Will Show Your Lower Belly Who's Boss

One trainer's favorite moves for flattening that tricky spot<p>When you're trying to target your lower abs, all abs-strengthening moves are not created equal. Fact is, some are much more effective at working those tough-to-get-to muscles. So we asked celebrity trainer Michelle Lovitt, an Asics America …

Workouts

Commuting makes you younger, and more attractive - kind of

Our science editor looks at how the wonders of science can cheer up even the dreariest commute - plus other odd science facts<p>The morning commute might seem like a soulless endeavor but it is actually making you younger, according to scientists.<p>Workers travelling by train might also be interested to …

Three-parent baby technique no more sinister than blood transfusion, says Robert Winston

Professor Robert Winston is backing a change in the law that would allow IVF babies to be born using the DNA of two mothers<p>The technique which allows babies to be born using the DNA of ‘three parents’ is no more sinister than a simple blood transfusion, fertility expert Professor Robert Winston has …

Breathe new life into your ‘obsolete’ smartphone, use it as a smart home gadget

<i>Update: Added Cloud Baby Monitor and Presence.</i><p>Just because your old smartphone is a couple of generations old doesn’t mean it can’t be put to good …

Android Phones

The lavish homes of American archbishops

Clearly, "lifestyles of the rich and religious" doesn't cut it for Pope Francis.<p>The pontiff has said it "breaks my heart" to see priests and nuns driving the latest-model cars.<p>He's blasted "airport bishops" who spend more time jet-setting than tending to their flocks.<p>And he's warned against church …