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NIH director: Budget cuts put U.S. science at risk. NIH now funds only 1/2 as many as grants.
So what's driving autism increase? Could be changes to microbiome, use of antibiotics, NIH director tells @USATODAY
NIH director Collins talks to @USATODAY. What's driving increase in autism? "It's most certainly NOT vaccines."
NIH director Francis Collins predicts big breakthroughs in next 5-10 yrs: universal flu shots, more via @USATODAY
Hospitals pushing faster stroke care get better results via @USATODAY
Scientists explore possibilities of mind reading via @USATODAY
Lyrid meteor shower coming on Earth Day #science
A roadside saliva test for pot use? Mich. lawmakers may enact one to catch impaired drivers,
Coke's 'pomegranate juice' includes just 0.3% pomegranate juice. Is that false advertising? #nutrition #health
Survey finds Americans largely optimistic about science: 80% think scientists will grow replacement organs in 50 yrs,
Many children still prescribed codeine despite safety concerns; 1 in 3 get no benefit at all, via @USATODAY
Spring allergy relief: Here's what to try first via @USATODAY
Poignant photo gallery: Faces of Alzheimer's, via @USATODAY
Childhood bullying can cause problems decades later via @USATODAY
With $245B spent on diabetes, telemedicine looks to cut the cost via @USATODAY
Obama hails health care sign-ups: 8 million and counting, via @USATODAY #aca #obamacare
Photographer takes pictures of Alzheimer's patients; says it helps ease pain of losing father to disease,
15% of Bostonians walk to work, highest rate in country. And, no surprise, city has lower obesity. How cities rate,
USA ranks far above other countries in medical costs: hospital stay $481/day in Spain, $4,293/day in U.S.
Apathy could signal brain shrinkage in old age via @USATODAY
Hunger is a 'silent crisis' in the USA, affecting 1 in 7 families, especially as food prices rise, via @USATODAY
Heroin a growing threat across USA, police say via @USATODAY
States come up with innovative ways to address asthma, including providing in-home education, via @USATODAY
Ohio mumps outbreak grows to 245 cases, most linked to Ohio State. #vaccine
Judge overturns strict N.D. anti-abortion law via @USATODAY