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Dentists may unknowingly be playing a major role in the abuse of opioids, a type of prescription analgesic used to treat acute pain.
New research from Brown University shows that fish and mammals chew differently.
Hepatocellular carcinoma is the most common cancer to strike the liver.
Creatures are not born hardwired to see.
Computer scientists at Brown University have created software to examine neural circuitry in the human brain.
The end of the Norse colonies on Greenland have long been shrouded in mystery, and while archaeologists have been able to fill in some blanks, there is limited written evidence of the colonyâ€™s demise in the 14th and early 15th century.
A team of NASA-funded researchers has measured water from the moon that shows some parts of the lunar mantle have as much water as the Earthâ€™s upper mantle.
When you suffer a heart attack, a part of your heart dies.
Dairy products can be high in harmful saturated fat but not necessarily in risk to the heart.
More than 200 million years ago, mammals and reptiles lived in their own separate worlds on the supercontinent Pangaea, despite little geographical incentive to do so.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.