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What you're calling a stomach "flu" is probably food poisoning, and you might be the cause of it.
Anthrax is an infectious disease caused when spore-forming bacteria enter the body.
Researchers at the Home Biome Project trace bacterial samples back to specific houses.
Scientists harness the power of viruses to fight off deadly bacterial infections.
Seemingly decadent, eating dark chocolate is actually good for your heart. Scientists may have finally figured out why.
It's hard to believe such a common medical tool could be so dangerous, but it is.
Humans aren't the only creatures to exploit the anti-fungal properties of some bacteria.
Could amphibians help us defeat superbugs someday? Some researchers think so.
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