A New Human Organ? + Other Stories
Every week, we corral the best wellness stories from around the internet—just in time for your weekend bookmarking. This week: why your ZIP code could impact your chances of developing heart disease, how plastic particles are showing up in bottled water, and the recent discovery of what may be the largest human organ.
The interstitium–a fluid-filled protective layer below the skin–has gone undetected by scientists until recently. Now researchers say the discovery could lead to new understandings about cancer and other diseases.