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Training The Immune System To Fight Cancer Has 19th-Century Roots

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A hearing test you take on your phone provides immediate, private feedback. George Doyle/Ocean/Corbis hide caption

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Is Everybody Mumbling? Try A Hearing Test You Take On The Phone

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After years fighting a heroin addiction, Danny Montgomery, 33, is receiving inpatient treatment that is being paid for by Los Angeles County. Anna Gorman/KHN hide caption

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A group at MIT built this tiny package of sensors to collect vital signs as it travels through the digestive system. Albert Swiston/MIT hide caption

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A Tiny Pill Monitors Vital Signs From Deep Inside The Body

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Menopause: A Gold Mine For Marketers, Fewer Payoffs For Women

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