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By using a new molecular simulator, a group of scientists has investigated the possible therapeutic effects of curcumin, a substance found in the spice turmeric.

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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced June 12 that all chimpanzees—captive and wild—will get expanded protections under the Endangered Species Act. Read a statement by John J. Pippin, M.D., F.A.C.C., director of academic affairs.


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A low-fat plant-based diet may reduce pain associated with diabetic neuropathy, according to a new study published in Nutrition & Diabetes.


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