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vitamins

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'Hobbit' villains suffer vitamin D deficiency, researcher says

The evil creatures in Middle-earth may be paying for their dark ways with a vitamin D deficiency.

By December 16, 2013

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Groupon Basics promises savings via bulk shopping

Groupon users can save some cash online by scooping up large quantities of household and personal care products.

By May 1, 2014

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Dates with bricks: Lego calendar syncs with Google Calendar

A design studio creates a wall-mounted Lego time planner that can be synchronized with Google Calendar using the camera on a smartphone.

By October 2, 2013

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Google launches Calico to take on illness and aging

Larry Page recruits Art Levinson, chairman at both Genentech and Apple, to run the new health-focused company.

By September 18, 2013

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State of Decay reclassified as R18+

The zombie survival game has received approval from the Classification Board for sale in Australia.

By July 11, 2013

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Surgeons implant lab-grown vein

In an operation that's the first of its kind for the US, surgeons have implanted a bioengineered blood vessel into a human patient.

By June 10, 2013

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Man with kidney disease first in U.S. to get bioengineered vein

In a first-of-its kind procedure, surgeons implant the blood vessel into the arm of a 62-year-old Virginia man with renal failure.

By June 6, 2013

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Pharmacy sends customer brilliant e-mail from Zombie future

A customer of Canada's Shoppers Drug Mart wonders why he is getting someone else's mail from the pharmacy. He asks whether it might have been intended for someone from the future. He receives a reply that stops him dead.

By June 5, 2013

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Google Doodle celebrates Vitamin C pioneer with oranges

Albert Szent-Györgyi gets the doodle treatment on his 118th birthday, but we probably owe him much more.

By September 16, 2011

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Crowd-funding campaign seeks to eradicate food

A software engineer has developed a cocktail of nutrients that he believes can replace food, and has launched a crowd-funding campaign to get it to market.

By May 21, 2013