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Human Skin Now “Printable” Thanks To 3D Bioprinter

Human Skin Now “Printable” Thanks To 3D Bioprinter

This 3D bioprinter is capable of creating functional human skin that doctors can transplant onto burn patients.
Treatment Meant For Alzheimer’s Also Regrows Human Teeth

Treatment Meant For Alzheimer’s Also Regrows Human Teeth

Researchers have discovered a treatment meant to fight Alzheimer's also regrows dentin, the hard calcified tissue underneath a tooth's enamel.
When Heroin Was “God’s Own Medicine”

When Heroin Was “God’s Own Medicine”

We call it an epidemic today, but for centuries medical experts encouraged the use of heroin.
Sick Minnesota Boy Dies After Parents Prayed For Him Instead Of Calling Ambulance

Sick Minnesota Boy Dies After Parents Prayed For Him Instead Of Calling Ambulance

The parents now face charges that could land them in jail for one year
31 Inappropriate And Outdated Government Posters Warning People About STDs

31 Inappropriate And Outdated Government Posters Warning People About STDs

Apparently women are the source of all venereal diseases.
Unearthed Mummy Child Upends Scientists’ Beliefs About One Of History’s Worst Diseases

Unearthed Mummy Child Upends Scientists’ Beliefs About One Of History’s Worst Diseases

Smallpox has had a devastating history, from ancient Egypt to its worldwide eradication about 35 years ago, but a mummified child recently found in a Lithuanian crypt is rewriting the virus’ storied past. Teeming with the remains of the virus, the mummified child had been between the ages of two...
The Scary Truth Behind The Phantom Social Worker Legend

The Scary Truth Behind The Phantom Social Worker Legend

In the 1990s, hundreds of families in rural England reported that "phantom" social workers had abducted their children. As it turns out, the truth is worse than the urban legend.
Pigeons in Barcelona Are Going On The Pill

Pigeons in Barcelona Are Going On The Pill

Barcelona will be the first large city to put pigeons on the pill.
Magic Mushrooms May Have Lasting Health Benefits, New Research Finds

Magic Mushrooms May Have Lasting Health Benefits, New Research Finds

Hallucinogenic drugs have been unfairly characterized as dangerous when, in fact, they likely have significant medical benefits. At least, that’s what is argued in the most recent issue of The Journal of Psychopharmacology. In two landmark studies focused on psilocybin, the active ingredient in magic mushrooms, researchers found that just...
Why Only A Woman Could Pull Off This Stunning Exposé Of A Victorian Mental Asylum

Why Only A Woman Could Pull Off This Stunning Exposé Of A Victorian Mental Asylum

The thrilling tale of perhaps the most daring undercover feat in the history of journalism.
ISIS Now Stealing Organs To Pay For Weapons, Reports Say

ISIS Now Stealing Organs To Pay For Weapons, Reports Say

This isn't the first time mutilated bodies with missing organs have been found in ISIS hospitals.