Best Running Apps
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May 28th, 2015
Live Science tested out popular apps for runners. Here are our picks.
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1 in 20 People Has Hallucinated
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May 27th, 2015
About 1 in 20 people in the general population have hallucinated at some point in their life, according to a new study.
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Preemies in Pain Get Relief with Micro-Pacifier (Video)
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May 27th, 2015
Tiny pacifiers bring relief to preemies in intensive care.
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15 Million Cancer Cases Diagnosed in 2013
May 28th, 2015
The number of new cancer cases worldwide is on the rise, according to a new report that looked at cancer cases in 118 countries.
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Want a Better Brain? Get Moving (Podcast)
An artist's image of the human mind and heart within the body.
May 27th, 2015
To shape your "plastic" brain for the better, get exercising.
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India Heat Wave Death Toll May Be Vastly Underestimated
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May 27th, 2015
A heat wave scorching India may have killed thousands more people than has been reported, one expert says.
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Most and Least Obese States: Full Rankings
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May 27th, 2015
A new poll from Gallup-Healthways ranks the most and least obese states in the U.S. 2014. Hawaii had the lowest obesity rate, at just 19 percent, while Mississippi had the highest, at 35.2 percent.
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Tattoos Can Cause Serious Adverse Reactions
red reaction to tattoo
May 27th, 2015
Tattoos may cause long-term problems, such as itching, swelling and redness at the area, new research suggests.
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Urine Test Could Detect Cancer One Day, As New Method Shows Promise
An artist's concept of genetically engineered E. coli bacteria
May 27th, 2015
Researchers are working to find ways to coax genetically engineered bacteria into detecting human diseases.
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'Popping' HIV into Oblivion (Video)
HIV popping screenshot
May 27th, 2015
By tricking HIV into ejecting its genetic information far from any host cells, a new compound may one day help defeat the virus.
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