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Researchers say a genetic mutation may slow metabolism and increase appetite. (Getty Images)

“Hungry Gene” Discovery May Help Fight Obesity

The discovery of a genetic mutation that slows metabolism may help in the fight against obesity, say researchers.

10/25/2013

File photo of a researcher handling pipettes in a laboratory. (Photo by PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

CDC: Antibiotic Resistant Gonorrhea Could Cause ‘Public Health Nightmare’

The presence of a strain of gonorrhea that is resistant to antibiotic treatment in North America could ultimately cause what experts are calling a “public health nightmare.”

01/09/2013