Category: health

Key CRISPR gene editing methods might not work for most humans

Key CRISPR gene editing methods might not work for most humans
At first glance, CRISPR gene editing looks like the solution to all the world's ills: it could treat or even
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5 Fitness Challenges to Lose Weight and Get Healthy

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A large portion of new year’s resolutions revolves around health and fitness. Participating in a 30-day challenge is an excellent
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Samsung’s latest C-Lab projects include private portable speakers

Samsung's latest C-Lab projects include private portable speakers
Samsung is making a tradition out of unveiling C-Lab projects at major trade shows, and CES 2018 is no exception.
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It’s (Almost) Official: Gaming Addiction Is a Disease

It’s (Almost) Official: Gaming Addiction Is a Disease
If you’re addicted to video games then you may actually have a mental health condition. That is at least according
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Your Backbone Will Thank You: 6 Great Standing Desk Designs

Your Backbone Will Thank You: 6 Great Standing Desk Designs
Sitting can kill you or at least cause serious health issues. Unfortunately, many jobs require sitting at desks for several hours
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Scientists ‘hack’ cells to create 3D shapes from live tissue

Scientists 'hack' cells to create 3D shapes from live tissue
Never mind 3D-printing organs -- the real dream is to make the tissue itself bend to your will, and UCSF
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Theranos avoids bankruptcy thanks to a last-minute loan

Theranos avoids bankruptcy thanks to a last-minute loan
Theranos has come a long way from the days when it was a darling in the biotech industry. The Wall
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US lifts ban on funding research for gene-modified super viruses

US lifts ban on funding research for gene-modified super viruses
For the past 3 years, the US has maintained a moratorium on backing research that involves genetically modifying viruses to
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Robotic wheelchair gives you a piggyback ride

Robotic wheelchair gives you a piggyback ride
Most wheelchairs, even the most advanced ones, have conventional seats. They're basically furniture on wheels. And that creates problems. It
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Top 10 Gifts for Health Nuts & Fitness Freaks

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Only weeks before Christmas, and in a mad rush; you realized your best gift ideas weren’t up to much. You’ve bought for the
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Fitbit is having a bad day

Fitbit is having a bad day
Fitbit is, once again, not having a good day after spending the year in mostly middling status as it looks
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