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NBC’s Chief Science & Health Correspondent answers your health questions.
In the United States, 1 in 3 people will have Type 2 diabetes by 2050 if current trends continue, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Some patients wonder how, 60 years into the game, the science of the hormone estrogen can still be at an elementary stage.
Eating a high-fat diet during pregnancy can increase the risk of cancer in future children and grandchildren — even if they eat well — a new study suggests. Full story
News about a stolen truck carrying what has been described as "extremely dangerous" radioactive material has sparked questions about how such materials are transported and whether they could be used to commit any harm.
The unemployment number: It's the mother of all economic barometers. But do Americans really know what it's telling us and whether it's giving us a complete picture of the labor market's health? Watch this NBC News video and find out.
"Fast and Furious" star Paul Walker died from the "combined effects of traumatic and thermal injuries, an autopsy has concluded.
More than 2 million passwords for some of the most popular spots on the Internet — including Facebook Twitter and Google — are now a matter of public record, according to a fresh report from SpiderLabs, a research arm from security firm Trustwave.
Many travel apps, while great in principle, are too complicated, wonky or simply not helpful enough to earn a spot on your smartphone home screen. Some, however, can make travel easier.