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.
Seeing an increased interest in non-monogamous arrangements, the company will allow couples to link their profiles and search for additional mates.
The country attempts a revolutionary nutrition strategy based around a few simple rules: Eat food. Mostly plants that are native to your country. And absolutely nothing 'ultra-processed.'
According to Google Trends, people have gradually become less interested in low-fat diets and more into low-sugar diets: …
The uniquely American nature of financial strain
A female reader in Washington responds to my article on The Plight of the Funny Female. I…
What facial hair says about personality and perception
My bag, checked. My privilege, not so much.
Staff picks of our favorite science, technology, and health stories from 2015
Activists say an abortion bill will make life even more difficult for Brazil’s women. But feminists are fighting back.
For the first time, more high-school seniors smoke marijuana daily than cigarettes.
Victims of childhood sexual abuse are far more likely to become obese adults. New research shows that early trauma is so damaging that it can disrupt a person’s entire psychology and metabolism.
The country aggressively promotes nursing—in public and at home.
People are not more likely to kill themselves in the winter. The media’s insistence to the contrary is confusing and dangerous.
Could you raise four children in a homeless shelter without spanking?
Attacks on clinics are horrific—and utterly pointless. They don’t deter women from procuring abortions.
Is Blinkist, a nonfiction-book summary app, the best way to cram information into my brain?
If you have a laptop and an Internet connection, there is no reason to get on a plane this week.
It’s hard to tell which drugs are dangerous and which are revolutionary.
Why people tend to appreciate men’s humor so much more than women’s
Researchers fear DIY pregnancy terminations will become more widespread if clinics continue shutting down.