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Tue, Sep 23, 2014 2:46 PM
Your brain understands — and retains — information differently depending on whether you read on paper or an e-reader.
Video: Dieting according to your blood type may help shed pounds. KNSD's Catherine Garcia reports.
Video: While the latest government figures show a dramatic downturn in the number of H1N1 cases, some doctors are expecting a third wave.
Only so many cases of breast cancer are caused by genetic mutations. Could environmental factors, such as the chemicals found in some plastics, be to blame for the rest?
New legislation would ban the use of a carcinogenic medicine given to turkeys and other livestock.
New Orleans study finds that arsenic-treated wood leaves harmful levels of the toxic chemical in the soil.
Made from antibiotic-releasing fibers, the new bandage protects the wound until it is no longer needed, then simply melts away.
Each year, as many as 20 million people get sick from drinking contaminated water in the U.S.
Video: The town of Cândido Godói in Brazil is experiencing something that might make a great premise for a Twilight Zone episode -- the rate of twin births is almost 1000% above the global average.
New kids on the block in the 'surf ghetto' of California are changing the surf industry's impact on the Earth and the sea.
This holiday season, green your home (and maybe your guests) with these five tips to boost your eco-hospitality.
Video: Researchers found that the ancient Egyptians had heart disease. NBC's Kristen Dahlgren reports.
Doctors are seeing up to 15 times as many chronic deformities in infants.
Keeping your sanity this season has a lot to do with moderation, says Morieka Johnson.
Researchers say theory may help explain why swine flu's autumn wave has been slow to take off in some countries.
Food safety officials want to ban the sale of raw oysters harvested from warm water. Oystermen and restaurant owners cry foul. Who is right?
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.