But they take two different forms.
Despite its reputation as an illness of the past, the deadly disease is as much of a threat to people in America as Ebola and Zika.
The way some white professionals raise their children is exacerbating an alcohol problem on U.S. college campuses.
Aggressive testing is leaving some people with benign or early-stage diseases in medical limbo.
Thirty-eight percent of people have the same bone growth that kept Trump out of Vietnam.
A reader, Lily, might be aghast by the scene above from Girls, where Mimi-Rose casually tells Adam that…
As service animals, capuchins change people’s lives—but they may suffer in the process.
Melted permafrost that exposed an infected reindeer carcass is believed to have resulted in the cases that killed a 12-year-boy and sickened eight others.
A bacterial pill that tried to duplicate the benefits of a fecal transplant has failed a clinical trial. What does that mean for the microbiome field?
Algorithms can be used to design cheap, perfect-fitting limbs, orthodontics, and other accessories.
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Four cases of the virus in the Miami area represent the first known local transmission in the continental United States.
With six adults per apartment, a new approach to building community in Brooklyn focuses on the “intentional” life.
Salad is the food of abstention, so of course it's classified as women's food.
Want to kill antibiotic-resistant bacteria? Try finding the chemicals that their natural competitors use.
Guns are a major cause of accidental death and suicide, yet most physicians still don’t treat them like a health hazard.
Psychologists have long debated how flexible someone’s “true” self is.
By damaging lungs and bringing people together, fire may have turned a soil microbe into a global pathogen.
But it can’t cure addiction.
A new report highlights the consequences of growing up in neighborhoods of “concentrated disadvantage.”
An injectable, jello-like substance reduces chronic inflammation, and may aid limb transplantations.