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Popular fluoroquinolones antibiotic can go haywire in rare cases, causing irreversible nerve damage

Nature | 
Miriam van Staveren went on holiday to the Canary Islands and caught an infection. Her ear and sinuses throbbed, so ...
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Can ‘mindful’ meditation, tai chi lower genetic risks of heart attack, cancer?

New Scientist | 
Meditation and tai chi don’t just calm the mind – they seem to affect our DNA too. There’s evidence that ...

Can placebo pill really cure your ailments?

Guardian | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Jo Marchant, author of ...

Birth month predicts dementia risk later in life

New Scientist | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  The month of your ...

Mummy genetics study may be prelude to widespread genome mapping of ancient Egyptians

Nature | 
The following is an excerpt. The ancient Egyptians could soon be getting their genomes sequenced as a matter of routine ...
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