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With the release of the DSM-5 this month, psychotherapist Gary Greenberg questions whether psychiatry's diagnostic Bible can truly get at the nature of mental suffering.
This is the first time doctors have used DNA sequencing for emergency diagnosis and treatment.
Your cellphone does not in itself cause cancer. But in the daily sea of radiation we all travel, there may be subtler dangers at work, and science is only just beginning to understand how they can come to affect people like Per Segerbäck so intensely
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Microbes that eat and breathe electricity have forced scientists to reimagine how life works—on this planet and others
Bust out the bug repellant
A new study finds that natural selection selected for flexibility in one bacteria species.
The researchers say it could be caused by a type of fungal toxin.
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Pennsylvaniaâ€™s tech-savvy attack on the West Nile virus.
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