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Donor blood shortage solved? Scientists can now mass produce artificial blood

Huffington Post | 
Every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood, and every year, 4.5 million Americans would die without life-saving blood ...

Getting a head start: What parents can learn from prenatal genetic testing

Huffington Post | 
{Editor's note: Excerpts are from an interview with Bonnie Rochman, science journalist and author of the book The Gene Machine: How Genetic Technologies ...

Microbiome may be next big frontier in medicine

Huffington Post | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The human gut microbiome ...

Early life stress, gut bacteria affect later risk for anxiety and depression

Huffington Post | 
Scientists continue to find more and more evidence of the significant influence gut bacteria has on mental health. Studies have linked gut ...
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Neuroscience: What’s going on in your brain when you read Harry Potter?

Huffington Post | 
When reading about Harry Potter's adventures fighting Lord Voldemort or flying around the Quidditch field on his broomstick, we can ...
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