Research suggests that conditions in the workplace might be to blame.
Several studies show beneficiaries of the program are more likely to be obese. But the answer is not to cut benefits, some academics say.
A guide for those on the fence
We’re a long way from Gilead, praise be, but pollution can hurt fertility.
Research suggests some are seeking out painkillers when what they really need is Prozac.
How rejecting Medicaid and other government decisions have hurt insurance markets
In eight counties in the state, people can expect to die younger than their parents.
A quarter of Americans have preexisting conditions. The AHCA might change their lives forever.
How immigration and cultural values affect what people do with their faces
His emotional monologue underscored the importance of personal stories in protecting health care.
The light in me honors the light in you, but it is also extremely busy.
The author of a new book explains the science behind the cringeworthy feeling—and how to overcome it.
A lab has successfully gestated premature lambs in artificial wombs. Are humans next?
Pollen can cause inflammation that leads to impulsive, fatal behavior, researchers say.
… but it seems to work better if you’re a man.
A new study finds that as the jobless rate rises, so do drug overdoses.
Conservative health-care analysts on why the GOP couldn’t come up with a stronger replacement for Obamacare
A new study finds that mortality from heart attacks is higher on days with major races.
Poverty tends to dampen test scores, but new research suggests people with hard upbringings can sometimes outperform their more-privileged peers.
Incarceration can sometimes reduce mortality—but only when life on the outside is worse.
Social isolation kills, and in the process it makes it harder to reach out to others. A psychologist explains how to break the cycle.