Health

food for thought
food for thought

What Are Lectins and Are They Bad for Me?

A book, The Plant Paradox, claims that lectins are a molecule hiding in healthy foods making you sick—is it true?
Shayla Love
8.6.18
healthcare
healthcare

These Cities Are Beginning to Treat Violent Crime as a Public Health Issue

The school of thought suggests that violent behavior itself is an epidemic that spreads from person to person.
Samira Shackle
7.24.18
Sex
Sex

What Your Personality Says About Your Sex Life

Extroverts tend to have more sex than everyone else.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
7.6.18
Young and sick
Young and sick

Being Young and Sick is Harder For A Woman

"When you’re at a party one day and in the hospital the next, or were born with sickle cell anemia and later learn you have a tumor, it can make you wonder: What’ll strike next?"
Michele Lent Hirsch
3.13.18
disease
disease

Sleeping Sickness Is Harder for Scientists to Beat Than Ebola

A disease that killed millions in the 20th century still lingers.
Michael Regnier
11.15.17
climate change
climate change

Climate Change Could Cause More Deadly Infections Worldwide

“It takes an enormous toll on human health, it causes massive suffering, and it’s something to be taken very seriously.”
Michelle Malia
11.8.17
International Mom Advice
International Mom Advice

What Austrian Moms Do For Achy Joints

Claudia Berger has three children and has cured countless injuries.
Ashley Lyles
10.4.17
mental health
mental health

You're Probably Psychologically Sabotaging Your Own Health

If you think you're unhealthy, you're more likely to become unhealthy.
Caroline Beaton
8.23.17
Asking for a friend
Asking for a friend

Dust Isn't Just Gross, It's Full of Scary Stuff

Time to put your Swiffer Wet to work.
Alexandra Ossola
6.20.17
Sobriety Check
Sobriety Check

Don't Buy Red Wine Because You Think It's Healthy

If you have cancer in your family, you might want to consider giving it up altogether.
Markham Heid
5.12.17
It's Science
It's Science

How Prayer and Meditation Changes Your Brain

What's most important is doing something that has meaning to you.
Shayla Love
4.28.17
Money Talks
Money Talks

Being Broke Around Rich People Messes With Your Longterm Health

That feeling when you split the bill and your share equals...rent? It isn't inconsequential.
Juli Fraga
4.26.17