The messy relationship between how we feel and what we eat
I spent a weekend without talking, being someone else at a convent
And most of the people who prepare your food don't get paid time off when they get sick, either.
Fifty percent of physicians look up conditions on the site, and some are editing articles themselves to improve the quality of available information.
An analysis of Swedes shows that those who gestated and were born during warmer times were more likely to die of cold-induced heart attacks.
South Koreans were enraged when their countrywoman lost to a Russian competitor at the Sochi Olympics. That reaction may or may not have been right, but it was perfectly healthy.
Participants were significantly better at recalling things they saw and touched than audio recordings they heard.
Keeping apples next to onions in the fridge is a mistake.
Kim Novak's appearance and the plight of the Hollywood sex symbol
And people who benefit from the law are more likely to view it negatively than positively
Each region of the U.S. has the same four most common complaints, just in a different order.
Receiving an award makes you feel proud, but a new study suggests some winners may suppress their natural joy so they seem like good sports.
Writer and advocate Janet Mock on the importance of showing transgender lives in the daylight, and avoiding a focus on the "before and after"
The comedian's story of his mother-in-law, who was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's, has resonated on a massive scale in the past 48 hours.
The justices banned execution of mentally disabled people in 2002. Now they are poised to tell death penalty states that they really meant it.
Shortly after we moved in together, my boyfriend's experiences in Afghanistan began affecting me in strange and terrifying ways.
The beauty and pain of the spandex-covered lifestyle
Today the Obama administration proposed the first change to U.S. food Nutrition Fact labels in almost a decade. A closer look at the numbers and the importance of subtle changes.
New research shows that the best humor is both a little bit wrong and a little bit right. Is there something about comedians that makes them better at subversion?
Senior editor James Hamblin today in conversation with NPR's On Point
What possible reward could come from tweeting thousands of times at a celebrity?