The president underwent an extensive physical exam this week. His doctor’s rosy assessment is at odds with observable reality.
A hard lesson in a very strange party tradition
America’s wonkiest fruits and vegetables have ignited a food war.
The health effects of saccharin, aspartame, and sucralose can be nearly impossible to tease apart from the impact of everything else people eat alongside them.
A winter splurge turns into an e-commerce nightmare.
Couples and ex-lovers share intense written expressions of commitment, loss, regret, infatuation, and emotional redemption.
The two lethal medications used by terminal patients who wish to end their own life recently became unavailable or prohibitively expensive.
Something to consider while you daydream about killing your boss
Many programs require liver recipients to be six months sober, but that policy may funnel organs away from the people they’re most likely to help.
Corn lurks in so many surprising places, from table salt to apples to IV bags.
The same neural system could map both the physical and conceptual worlds.
It’s not meant to be comforting, but somehow it is.
Can marketers rebrand capitalism for young Americans?
Insights into the little-studied realm of last words
The story of Dr. Rapp
In a series of emotionally charged group therapy sessions, convicted batterers reflect on the beliefs and attitudes that underlie their behavior.
Cannabidiol-infused foods won’t get you high, probably won’t cure your anxiety, and are very likely illegal. On the plus side, they still taste good.
A new study shows that gender-nonconforming kids who go on to transition already have a strong sense of their true identity—one that differs from their assigned gender.
A terrifying argument that cannabis causes homicides sparks a debate over whether the drug is more dangerous than its criminalization.
A controversial set of guidelines aims to help men grapple with “traditional masculinity.”
Wellness gurus on the platform often claim authority on nutrition—but science doesn’t back them up.