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Australian scientists developing early detection test for Alzheimer's

Scientists at Australia's CSIRO are developing an eye test that can detect the protein responsible for Alzheimer's up to 20 years earlier than currently possible.

By July 13, 2014

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'Gut sleeve' might one day help sidestep weight-loss surgeries

A study on rats finds that a removable silicone intestinal barrier tube works similarly to far more invasive bariatric surgeries. But will it work in humans?

By October 24, 2013

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Stephen Hawking predicts end-of-Earth scenario

The renowned theoretical physicist urges humans to go into space in order to save ourselves.

By April 10, 2013

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Friday Poll: Is Hawking right about us needing to colonize space?

All-around smart guy Stephen Hawking is pushing for humanity to hurry up and figure out ways to colonize in space in case we ruin the planet we already have.

By April 12, 2013

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A breath test for... obesity?

A standard breath test that looks for bacterial growth in the gut could spot those with a greater risk of a certain type of obesity.

By March 26, 2013

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M.I.A. puts reporter's phone number on Twitter

M.I.A., renowned for a little feistiness, decides she doesn't like the cut of a journalist's jib--or perhaps it was the New York Times article.

By May 29, 2010

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Dancing curses! The Woz has a fractured foot

Steve Wozniak goes to Cedars-Sinai Hospital and discovers he has a fractured foot. But he intends to continue his quest for nerd credibility on "Dancing with the Stars."

By March 11, 2009

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Schmidt: Google Health targets 'the most important search'

Search giant's endeavor to serve as Intuit of health information, introduced in CEO's HIMSS speech, is backed by dozens of industry partners and experts.

By February 28, 2008

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Farewell, Maxwell Smart

By September 27, 2005