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There was an opioid epidemic 130 years ago. Can it teach us anything about today’s crisis?

STAT | 
The 1890s and 1990s were both characterized by unopposed amplification of the benefits of opioids, the transformation of physicians into ...
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Did evolution lead us down the path to heart disease?

New York Times | 
The reason our species finds itself in the ever-constricting clutches of atherosclerosis — the insidious buildup of cholesterol-filled plaques in ...
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