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Chicken Scent Deters Malaria Mosquitoes

The smell of a chicken wards off one species of malaria-spreading mosquito—meaning the scent compounds, or the birds themselves, might help deter disease. Christopher Intagliata reports.

July 20, 2016 — Christopher Intagliata

When Tummy Tucks Go Bad

Women from six states develop tough-to-treat infections after traveling to the Dominican Republic for cosmetic surgery

July 14, 2016 — Christine Gorman