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viruses

Gone fishing

Antibiotic researchers are diving into the deep blue as they search for a new weapon against drug-resistant superbugs: fish mucus.

Beware the ball pit

Scientists took a few samples from these colorful play areas and tested them in a lab. The conclusion: Well, read on.

We’re all Pig-Pens

We all trail a personal cloud of bacteria, viruses, fungi, plant particles, chemicals and even microscopic animals.

Sound the mosquito alarm

Two disease-carrying species could thrive in three-quarters of the United States.

Headed to the pool? Protect yourself

Bacteria and viruses can make you sick if you don't take precautions.

Day care babies catch stomach bugs earlier, but get fewer later

Protective effect seen from preschool to age 6.

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