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New Technology Uses Breath To Detect Deadly Diseases

Something as simple as your breath could be the most accurate diagnostic tool for everything from asthma to cancer.

09/17/2014

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Research: Bacteria Can Live On Airplane Surfaces For A Week+

Before you take your next flight, you may want to take along a little extra hand sanitizer. New research shows bacteria can hang around on airplane surfaces for more than a week.

05/22/2014

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Studies Test How Early In Life To Peek Inside DNA

Fully mapping someone’s genes to look for health risks is full of ethical challenges.

10/07/2013

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Nevada Mosquito Samples Positive For West Nile

West Nile virus is turning up in more mosquitoes tested by the Nevada Department of Agriculture.

09/07/2013

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8 Guests Sue Strip Resort In Legionnaires Case

Eight former hotel guests are suing a Las Vegas Strip resort and its builders, seeking $337 million in damages and alleging they were exposed to Legionnaires’ disease during stays there earlier this year.

08/24/2011

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Legionnaires’ Cases Reported By Aria Hotel Guests

The Aria Resort on the Strip is warnings guests who stayed during a two week window that they may have been exposed to high levels of the bacteria that causes Legionnaires’ disease.

07/14/2011

World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day is being observed today to encourage greater public awareness about the disease some 30 years after the pandemic began.

12/01/2010

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