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Low vaccination rates linked to rapidly spreading California Disneyland measles outbreak

Forbes | 
Most people have heard by now that two dozen individuals who visited Disneyland between Dec. 15 and Dec. 20, 2014, ...

What goes into the flu vaccine?

Wired | 
All flu vaccines start with flu viruses: genetic material packaged in an envelope of proteins and fats, studded with yet ...

Childhood obesity is a product of environment, not genetics

Scientific American | 
The following is an excerpt. New evidence is confirming that the environment kids live in has a greater impact than ...
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