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The cause of migraine headaches has eluded scientists for centuries. Now a theory blaming one nerve has led to drugs that prevent attacks
The genetic-testing company's real goal is to hoard your personal data
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Whenever I see my 10-year-old daughter brimming over with so much energy that she jumps up in the middle of supper to run around the table, I think to myself, “those young mitochondria.” Mitochondria are our cells’ energy dynamos.
Pets and people shed clouds of microbes as unique and personal as their fingerprints, but the clouds can change over time.