Honey fell out of favor in the last century as antibiotics became all the rage in medicine.
April 15, 2011 Preliminary research suggests that honey made from the nectar of the New Zealand Manuka tree helps fight drug-resistant bacteria like MRSA. But don't run out and buy some just yet — much more research is needed.
Bling comes to cancer treatment in a lab at Northwestern.
March 10, 2011 Early research in mice finds that tiny diamonds may help reduce side effects and improve the effectiveness of cancer drugs. The next step is trying the combination in rabbits.
Crowds pack a New York sidewalk days before Christmas in 2006.
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February 15, 2011 Believe it or not, there are scientists who study sidewalk rage, and one has even come up with a 15-question Pedestrian Aggressiveness Syndrome Scale to quantify some people's problem with slow walkers. Are you brave enough to try it?
August 14, 2009 Matt Gallivan, senior research analyst in NPR's Audience Insight & Research department, explains the role that research played in the recent redesign of NPR.org.
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