Statins, a popular treatment for lowering cholesterol and risk of heart disease, also may increase aggression in older women while reducing it in men, according to new research from the University of California, San Diego. Learn more
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Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have engineered particles that may become an effective new weapon in fighting superbugs and other dangerous infections. Learn more.
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President Harry S. Truman signs landmark legislation that marks a significant change in how America deals with mental health conditions. The shift in thinking was largely precipitated by World War II, when military psychiatrists discovered how many of the soldiers they treated actually had serious psychological conditions before they went to war. Get the full story.