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Air pollutants take a toll on your health. A new development that provides real-time air-quality data shows how safe the air around you is.
Early detection of life-threatening diseases is critical for controlling and preventing the illnesses. Enter disease-sniffing rats.
After a diving accident left Ian Burkhart paralyzed, he began working with a local medical center to find ways to regain the use of his hands.
Her low-cost device can diagnose five lung diseases and won her school a scholarship. See what's behind her design and ahead for this inventor's future.
A new generation of inexpensive, portable devices that allow air quality monitoring to be more targeted is being tested in cities across the U.S.
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