How do our bodies fight off dangerous chemicals?Cells are like night club bouncers, says UC San Diego's Amro Hamdoun: With every substance that a cell encounters, it has to decide which to eliminate and which to let in.
How much sugar are you really eating?In the near future, the Nutrition Facts label on the back of packaged foods will have a new look and more information. UC Davis' Kimber Stanhope explains how this will reveal the amount of sugar that is added to our foods.
Ebola 101An infectious-disease expert at UC Berkeley offers a primer on the deadly Ebola virus.
New tactics, old foe: malariaVector biologist Anthony James takes a fresh look at how mosquitoes transmit malaria and other diseases.
February 12, 2019
Researchers work with a family with triplets to study a lullaby device used in the intensive care unit.
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February 7, 2019
The nationally recognized advocate for children receives a key post in the new administration.
January 31, 2019
Trendy dog food formulations lacking in some nutritional elements can bring about unintended harm to your pets.