Inside Obama's new initiative to personalize health care
The system for preventing cancer is misunderstood and misleading.
For some, the idea of avoiding aging is a more powerful behavioral motivator than the risk of melanoma.
The percentage of females with infants is now the lowest in recorded U.S. history.
The bruises on the swimmer’s body come from a “therapy" intended to improve blood flow. It actually causes blood to clot.
A case for investing in human health rather than paying for the consequences of inaction
The error in equating aggression with competence
Avoid mosquito repellants that replace effective ingredients with botanicals and B vitamins.
Thirty-eight percent of people have the same bone growth that kept Trump out of Vietnam.
With six adults per apartment, a new approach to building community in Brooklyn focuses on the “intentional” life.
James Hamblin investigates New York’s trend in group housing for adults.
Taking his biographer’s claim seriously
Depriving people of condoms and medications puts everyone at risk.
Tips for safety and dignity
A mission to rid government of corporate influence has led Bernie Sanders astray on a crucial point about the future of food.
One police chief's humble solution to violence
Older people tend to give excellent advice about “the boudoir.”
Seniors are an overlooked segment of the population when it comes to talking about physical intimacy.
Six former FDA commissioners regret inabilities to ensure safety and legitimacy of products.
Are products labeled “natural” actually superior?
Wading into an important existential quagmire