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Human evolution: How will our species change over next 100,000 years?

Medical Daily | 
Since we became Homo sapiens, has evolution changed us in any way? Actually, yes. ... [An] example is the gene for ...

Couple with history of obesity arrested because of son’s weight

Medical Daily | 
A couple in the United Kingdom has been arrested for neglect and child cruelty for letting their 11-year-old son become ...

Breast cancer gene also raises risk of lung cancer in smokers

Medical Daily | 
After comparing the DNA of 11,348 Europeans with lung cancer and 15,861 cancer-free patients, researchers found a particularly strong contention ...
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