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Award-winning writer of the science section of Quest, Scott LaFee, has a fascination for health and science that he instills into all readers. From the inner workings of cells within the human body to the world record for speed eating chicken pot pies, his column is filled with fun facts about living creatures and the surrounding world.

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Extra Credit Feb 13, 2019

Researchers at Leiden University Medical Center in the Netherlands wanted to better understand the p... Read More

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Medicine Goes to the Dogs, Precisely Feb 06, 2019

Precision or personalized medicine is the mantra these days. It's the idea that medical science can ... Read More

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Nothing to Sneeze At Jan 30, 2019

Millions of people think they have a food allergy, and millions of people actually do — but ma... Read More

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Clean Up Before Listening Up Jan 23, 2019

Next time you see a doctor and watch him wash his hands before the exam, maybe ask if he'll give his... Read More