In Baltimore and other segregated cities, the life-expectancy gap between African Americans and whites is as much as 20 years. One young woman’s struggle shows why.
Several new studies suggest yogurt might reduce inflammation—a process linked to different types of diseases.
Everyone is having fewer babies in the U.S.—except women in their 40s.
A new study links lower socioeconomic status to detrimental brain changes.
They’re not wrong.
The drug can be extra dangerous when your detective work involves sniffing.
Researchers are testing egg-shaped chairs, retroreflective ceilings, and other ways to help people concentrate without cubicles.
A new study finds police killings exact a toll greater than accidental gun deaths.
Bariatric surgery works, but hundreds of thousands of eligible patients can’t get it.
A new study finds that Trump voters weren’t losing income or jobs. Instead, they were concerned about their place in the world.
And the United States could, too
A popular theory that some people learn better visually or aurally keeps getting debunked.
A new study explores where and why Americans are dying early.
Research shows the program, which protects undocumented young immigrants from deportation, encourages them to stay in school and delay parenthood.
Several studies show that healthy eating is connected with better mood.
People are remarkably bad at getting on and sticking with drug regimens—even when those drugs stop AIDS.
Two decades after Columbine, Americans remain split as to whether guns are dangerous or essential—and the school shootings continue.
How sugar daddies and vaginal microbes created the world’s largest HIV epidemic
A paper on overdose-reversal drugs reached a conclusion no one liked. The pushback raised questions about sexism and scientific methods.
As jobs evaporated, blood pressure skyrocketed.