New Story Just Out: Patients Still Struggle To Balance High Costs Of MS Treatment, Despite Generic

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Patients Still Struggle To Balance High Costs Of MS Treatment, Despite Generic
Drugs to treat multiple sclerosis can run $70,000 a year or more. Patients hoped competition from a generic version of one of the most popular brands would spur relief, but prices went up. Here’s why.

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New Story Just Out: Assessing The Injuries After Iranian Missile Attack

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Assessing The Injuries After Iranian Missile Attack
Eleven U.S. service members have been sent to hospitals abroad after suffering injuries in Iran’s missile strike in Iraq. Scott Simon speaks to neuropsychiatrist Stephen Xenakis about what that means.

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New Story Just Out: Kids’ Climate Case ‘Reluctantly’ Dismissed By Appeals Court

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Kids’ Climate Case ‘Reluctantly’ Dismissed By Appeals Court
The court said the nearly two dozen young people who were trying to force action by the government on climate change did not have standing to sue. The judges said climate change is a political issue.

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New Story Just Out: ‘PigeonBot’ Brings Robots Closer To Bird-Like Flight

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. ‘PigeonBot’ Brings Robots Closer To Bird-Like Flight
Birds change the shape of their wings far more than planes. The complexities of bird flight have posed a major design challenge for scientists trying to translate the way birds fly into robots.

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New Story Just Out: Fetching With Wolves: What It Means That A Wolf Puppy Will Retrieve A Ball

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Fetching With Wolves: What It Means That A Wolf Puppy Will Retrieve A Ball
Some wolf puppies will unexpectedly play “fetch,” researchers say, showing that an urge to retrieve a ball might be an ancient wolf trait, and not a result of dog domestication.

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New Story Just Out: Scientists Sent Mighty Mice To Space To Improve Treatments Back On Earth

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Scientists Sent Mighty Mice To Space To Improve Treatments Back On Earth
Forty mice spent more than a month in orbit to test two approaches to strengthening muscle and bone in microgravity conditions. The results could help people with muscle and bone diseases.

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New Story Just Out: Embryo Research To Reduce Need For In Vitro Fertilization Raises Ethical Concerns

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Embryo Research To Reduce Need For In Vitro Fertilization Raises Ethical Concerns
Aiming to find a cheaper, easier way than IVF to ensure human embryos are healthy before implantation, researchers paid women to be inseminated, then flushed the embryos from their wombs for analysis.

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New Story Just Out: 2019 Was The 2nd-Hottest Year On Record, According To NASA And NOAA

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. 2019 Was The 2nd-Hottest Year On Record, According To NASA And NOAA
Last year’s data collected by NOAA and NASA is the latest confirmation that the Earth is steadily getting hotter. The planet is now about 1 degree Celsius warmer than it was in the mid-20th century.

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New Story Just Out: Bushfire Smoke Causes Player To Forfeit Her Qualifying Match For Australian Open

Yet another interesting headline in the world of health and well-being. Bushfire Smoke Causes Player To Forfeit Her Qualifying Match For Australian Open
Slovenia’s Dalila Jakupovic was trying to make the first round of the tournament set to open next week. She had trouble breathing and later told reporters, “I was really scared that I would collapse.”

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