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  • June 15, 2024
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Scientists discover medical breakthroughs on the International Space Station

WASHINGTON – Research on the International Space Station (ISS) helps doctors on Earth find new treatment options for patients. “There is a lot of excitement about this and many other…

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  • June 14, 2024
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Doing this one thing can increase your chances of aging healthily

Before you settle down Blast into the new season of “The Bear” or watching Team USA go for gold at the Paris Olympics, think twice about the amount of time…

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  • June 13, 2024
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LA County Natural History Museum opens vote to name new dinosaur

Sensible? Esme? Gnatalie? The Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History is seeking help from the public in naming a 75-foot-long sauropod skeleton unearthed by the museum's paleontologists. The dinosaur…

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  • June 13, 2024
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Opinion: The Supreme Court did the right thing regarding mifepristone

The same Supreme Court that ruled Roe vs. Wade rejected two years ago Thursday, it followed established constitutional principles to dismiss a lawsuit that sought to limit the availability of…

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  • June 13, 2024
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Mifepristone is safe. Is your uterus?

A huge sigh of relief. In a statement that I gladly admit surprised methe Supreme Court on Thursday affirmed the obvious: women should have the right to safe medication abortions.…

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  • June 12, 2024
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A 'once-in-a-lifetime' cosmic explosion is likely this summer, NASA says. Here's what you need to know.

A rare burst of light from a dead star will likely be visible to humans Soil this summer in a fleeting but potentially grim celestial display that scientists are calling…

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  • June 12, 2024
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New near-term space research examines how 'space tourists' are affected

New studies show that space tourists experience some of the same body changes as astronauts who spend months in orbit. Samples taken from test subjects in space showed far-reaching shifts…

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  • June 12, 2024
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It only takes five seconds of hail to damage a plane in flight, an expert says. Pictures show how destructive it can be.

An Austrian Airlines flight went viral this week after it flew through a hailstorm on Sunday, tearing off part of the plane's nose and shattering the cockpit windows. And one…

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  • June 12, 2024
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Search for antibiotics that do not damage the gut microbiome

Inside every person is a thriving zoo of bacteria, fungi, viruses and other microscopic organisms, collectively known as the microbiome. The digestive tract alone is home to trillions of microbes,…

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  • June 12, 2024
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Doctors at LA County-run hospitals get bonuses under agreement

Unionized doctors and dentists who work in hospitals and other health care facilities operated by Los Angeles County will receive cost-of-living increases and bonuses under new agreements with the county…