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Mystery illness that causes fever every few weeks finally identified

By Jessica Hamzelou BSIP SA/Alamy Seven people with a mysterious disorder that triggers a fever every few weeks have finally been given a diagnosis. A genetic analysis has revealed that all of them have a previously unknown disorder now called CRIA syndrome. The individuals, who were aged between 10 and 82 when they were first… Read More »

The US is throwing away at least 3,500 donated kidneys every year, study finds

The lack of organs for kidney failure patients is a major public health problem and one that President Donald Trump addressed in July when he signed an executive order promising to transform kidney care in this country. More than 37 million Americans have chronic kidney disease and roughly 5,000 die each year while on the… Read More »

Books Are What Every Child Needs in Their Life

The invention of writing was among the most remarkable incidents of humankind because through writing, preservation of acquired knowledge began. People started learning from their further collective ancestors. Humans built upon what their ancestors had done. Not just the spread of knowledge was facilitated by the invention of writing, but people also instructed each other… Read More »