The United States has long condemned opiates and stigmatized those who use them, even when the drugs were as legal—and popular—as Tylenol.
Why navigators benefit everyone
Professional burnout is the sum total of hundreds and thousands of tiny betrayals of purpose, each one so minute that it hardly attracts notice.
Anti-gay prejudice is significantly linked to earlier death.
Slavery, the value of chastity, and laws that favored men all made it difficult for women to find justice during the chaos of war.
How one lawyer helps those, like her, in non-traditional relationships
There are 3 percent more infant deaths during Republican administrations.
Acknowledging the diversity of experiences among sex workers is crucial to safety and respect.
Increasing fluid intelligence has proven beneficial for people diagnosed with ADHD, and selling memory improvement is a big business. Are the claims overheated?
Just enduring winter weather counts as exercise.
New research reveals parents' impact on childhood weight, even in rich families.
Women are a fast-growing portion of the incarcerated population. In New York, a new yoga program focused on prenatal care is fostering courage, control, and mental health among inmates.
Cigarettes are a good start, but things likely to destroy us are still on shelves.
Vacuums of reliable information and sexism in popular culture can have serious consequences for women's health.
Having a strong sense of control over your circumstances reduces the risk of dying by 13 percent, and can offset the negative health effects of getting less education.
The complications of sentencing psychopathic criminals
Most people are socialized not to sleep when their bodies naturally want to. A small town in Germany wants to change that.
Popular in some countries and catching on in the U.S., community health workers fill gaping holes in care.
Wearing, showing, and sharing the many things that make up your personal presence helps you understand yourself.
Forty years ago, women's lib was used to peddle cigarettes.