PATIENT STORY

‘I’m not going to let this beat me’

Diagnosed with stage 4 cancer, Michelle Mucha finds hope in a clinical trial.

July 31, 2017 8

Manage your motion sickness

You may never love some pursuits, like flying, but you might learn to tolerate them with this advice.

July 10, 2017 0

Love chocolate? Potato chips? Your genes might be to blame

Study findings may someday lead to more individualized diet advice, researcher says.

May 4, 2017 0

Dive into your gene pool

Worried about cancer? A $249 genetic test could ease your mind.

April 23, 2017 4

Most cancers caused by random DNA copying errors

While habits and environment can be key to the disease, chance plays a huge role as well.

March 28, 2017 1
PATIENT STORY

‘I am a mystery’

With courage and smiles, Addison Post battles an extraordinarily rare condition.

March 20, 2017 8
PATIENT STORY

‘You are my sunshine, my only sunshine’

Born with an ultra-rare condition that caused her brain to outgrow her skull, little Kenzie Bennett is 'still smiling at life.'

November 7, 2016 0

Scientists aim for ‘Human Cell Atlas’

The undertaking would chart the types and properties of all human cells, building the ultimate reference map of the human body.

October 28, 2016 0

Researchers identify more vitiligo genes

Findings suggest promising areas for future study of this condition, which causes patches of white skin and hair.

October 22, 2016 0

DNA linked to depression

Finding these genes may point researchers toward novel treatment strategies.

August 10, 2016 0

Gut bacteria may hold clues to chronic fatigue syndrome

Intestinal colonies differ in those with this condition, bolstering the notion that the disorder isn't a psychological problem.

July 23, 2016 0

Could vegetarian diets alter DNA, raise disease risk?

An expert explains the population genetics behind an intriguing study.

April 12, 2016 0