It leaves people bed-bound and drives some to suicide, but there's little research money devoted to the disease. Now, change is coming, thanks to the patients themselves.
Can you lose weight just by drinking more water?
The psychology behind the male sexual desire for lesbians
The Supreme Court arguments in a major abortion case hint at the future that awaits women in Texas and other states with abortion restrictions.
Was abortion a crime in previous centuries? The answer has shaped recent Supreme Court rulings—and might do so again.
And when they find out, they don’t like it.
Several recent studies show how the brain fails to learn from past experience, dooming us to relive our errors.
Melinda Gates explains the gender gap in unpaid labor and how it hurts the global economy.
Why people who have been thin their entire lives don’t do the one thing most associated with weight consciousness
What it’s like to adapt to texting and online dating after a life without electricity
Texas Right to Life, the state’s largest pro-life organization, published a blog post on its site last week on the…
A new report from the company finds that American daters are growing more traditional in some ways, and more open-minded in others.
A photo series reveals what expectant mothers in various countries bring with them to the hospital.
One reason why lawmakers are concerned about expensive prescription drugs—the kind that cost hundreds or even thousands per pill—is that…
A Congressional hearing with Martin Shkreli reveals the brokenness of the prescription-drug market.
Let’s talk about the CDC’s bonkers new alcohol guidelines for women.
The delightful little bubbles in La Croix and Perrier are kind of bad for your teeth.
A new report offers one explanation as to why the mortality rate for uneducated white Americans has risen—even as people elsewhere are living longer and healthier.
A new book documents how the demand for the iconic pants among Mexican dealers kept them selling drugs.
Business students are not agreeable, art students are neurotic, and other findings from a recent meta-analysis.
The powerful, irrational psychological quirk that makes people fear foreigners whenever health is at stake