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Stem Cell Pioneer: Nancy Reagan Brought Alzheimer's 'Into The Public Sphere'

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 3:27pm

NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks with Dr. Hans Keirstead, a stem cell research pioneer, about former First Lady Nancy Reagan's legacy as an Alzheimer's research advocate.

Can't Get In To See Your Doctor? Many Patients Turn To Urgent Care

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 3:38am

A recent poll shows 27 percent of Americans have visited an urgent care center in the past two years. Why? Most cite convenience.

Scientists Find A Genetic Culprit For Gray Hair

Sun, 03/06/2016 - 6:23am

Think you've gone gray from stress? Scientists say they've identified the first gene for gray hair. It accounts for about 30 percent of grays, mostly in lighter colored hair.

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