Health and Wellness

Pruitt’s Proposed Gift to the Chemical Industry Could Deadly

June 13, 2018

This is not the direction our nation should be heading when it comes to the safety of industrial facilities.

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Bitcoin Technology Has Potential to Help the Homeless

June 12, 2018

Blockchain holds great promise in solving the issue of secure data sharing while also empowering individuals.

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Title X Priorities Emphasize Less Effective Birth Controls

June 11, 2018

The new requirements are socially irresponsible. 

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How Much SPF Do You Need In Your Sunscreen?

June 6, 2018
UT Austin

Summer is here, and that means spending time in the sun. Ade Adamson, assistant professor of dermatology at Dell Medical School, explains what you need to know about sun protection.

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Tweaking Bacteria's Genes Might Yield Longer-Lasting Drugs

June 4, 2018
Recoded bacterial protein

By altering the genetic code in bacteria, researchers have demonstrated a method to make therapeutic proteins more stable, an advance that would improve the drugs' effectiveness and convenience.

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