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Prefer tea or coffee? It may be down to your genes for bitter tastes

Your hot beverage preferences may be affected by your genesDimitri Otis/Getty By Alice Klein Whether you prefer drinking tea or coffee may come down to your genes. Tea and coffee contain bitter components that contribute to their pleasant taste. Both drinks contain bitter-tasting caffeine, while coffee contains another bitter molecule called quinine, which is also found in… Read More »

He Almost Couldn’t Walk His Daughter Down the Aisle. What Is Causing His Leaden Feet?

Diagnosis A new series from The New York Times and Netflix. Help Dr. Lisa Sanders get to the bottom of unsolved medical mysteries. The 60-year-old man held tight to his daughter’s arm as they waited for their cue to walk down the gravel path of the garden to the altar where the bridegroom waited. As… Read More »