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This genetically-modified mosquito with red fluorescent eyes could help eliminate malaria

They inserted DNA into the germ line, cells that pass on genes from generation to generation, of the species, creating mosquitoes with genes that prevent malaria transmission by producing malaria-blocking antibodies that are passed on to 99.5 percent of offspring.

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Sister Wives: Season 6 Finale Tell-All; Catfishing Scandal

In "Sister Wives" season 6 finale, viewers saw Meri Brown finally and tearfully admitting her online affair to her family. Meanwhile, Logan and his girlfriend went on a double date with Madison and her boyfriend, who later asked Kody for a private chat; and Meri admitted she's been involved with a man online who wasn't who she thought he was.

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Basildon Hospital supports antibiotic resistant bacteria campaign

Specialist staff at Basildon Hospital added their support to a national campaign to highlight the growing problem of antibiotic resistant bacteria. Obviously, the term actually refers to bacteria becoming resistant to drugs. "And we will be reaching out to the clinics on that virus plan that if they have what has been diagnosed as a cold or sore throat, or an ear  infection  that is a virus, then we are going to give them information on how to get sleep, what  medications  and what dosages to ...

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Scientists Find Where Human Happiness Happens Inside The Brain

To examine it further, the team dove into the neural structures of the brain that surround the feeling of happiness. While some stay focussed on material possessions, others seek self-help books, meditation and exercising to stay positive and happy.

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Infected With Species of Parasitic Worm May Increase Female Fertility

While  Ascaris lumbricoides  increased  fertility , an infection with hookworm had the opposite effect, leading to women having three little children. However, he warned that there was far  more  work to be done "before we would recommend anyone try this". Different species of parasitic intestinal worms could affect when the next pregnancy of a  Tsimane woman  would be.

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Kids who take Medication for ADHD Twice as Likely to be Bullied

In the survey they compared four groups of students- those who had  ADHD , those who had recently been prescribed any type of stimulants for this disorder, those who gave their medication away or whose medication was stolen, and those who do not have  ADHD .