Distrust of vaccines may be almost as contagious as measles, according to medical anthropologist Elisa Sobo

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Strep A is among the deadliest pathogens in the world – yet we’ve never prioritised making a vaccine. Emily Sohn uncovers the cost of ignoring this problem, and meets those taking the fight to this silent killer

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A version of the club drug is expected to be approved for depression in March. Researchers think it could help treat suicidal thinking

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“That coal mine made your lungs dirty, didn’t it?'” Kelly recalled Caden asking. “Yeah it did. … And I can’t breathe and I have to have my backpack to breathe,” Kelly told him

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Outbreaks of once-controlled diseases such as measles are rising around the world. A look at the misinformation behind the growing anti-vax movement

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Treaty’s vague language on how researchers can release engineered organisms has both opponents and supporters of the technology claiming victory

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PrEP is great at blocking HIV, but as its use grows, so do fears that people will be more sexually reckless and spread other STIs. But researchers are coming to think that the opposite could be true

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