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How fish benefit from anti-anxiety meds.

Sometimes it feels like science is always changing its mind about what’s good for us: Obesity is a killer unless, as new research suggests, it’s helping you survive infection; and caffeine is bad for you, except of course if it’s not. But pollution—surely, pollution!—can’t possibly be good for any living thing. Then again, in some particular forms, maybe it is.

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