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Our Neanderthal DNA might explain who gets sickest from COVID-19

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[A] small fragment of the genetic code that has been inherited by modern humans from Neanderthals could carry the secret ...
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Will two daily cups of coffee help you live longer? This study says so.

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There have been studies saying coffee drinking increases longevity and general health and also studies to the contrary. Now, the ...
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Women have ‘younger’ brains than similarly aged men

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A new study has revealed that women have a more youthful brain compared to similar aged male counterparts when it ...

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