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Asking for a friend
Asking for a friend

How Worried Should I Be if I Hit My Head Really Hard?

That's gonna leave a mark.
Nick Keppler
11.28.17
Whoa
Whoa

Wounds Take Longer to Heal If You Get Them at Night

The human body is amazing and also very, very strange.
Denny Watkins
11.8.17
sports
sports

Major League Baseball Sued Over ‘Failure to Protect Fans’

Jay Loos was hit with a foul ball and might lose his eye. He's suing for more protective netting
Jesse Hicks
10.10.17
gun violence
gun violence

Gun Injuries Cost US Hospitals $2.8 Billion a Year

According to a grimly timed study about gun violence in America.
Ashley Lyles
10.2.17
disasters
disasters

Advice for Houston From a Doctor Who Treated Katrina Survivors

Texans will face more than mold after the floodwaters recede.
Corey Hebert, MD
9.1.17
pubic hair
pubic hair

One in Four People Have Hurt Themselves From Grooming Their Pubes

And almost 10 percent of people who got hurt developed an infection.
Susan Rinkunas
8.17.17
united states of addiction
united states of addiction

Painkillers Don't Help Injuries Heal

And they're definitely not a sub-in for physical therapy.
Daniel Shkolnik
6.20.17
How Not to Die
How Not to Die

How to Fall to Your Death and Live to Tell the Tale

Falls kill over 420,000 people per year. While we can’t eliminate them altogether, we might be able to learn how to fall better.
Neil Steinberg
6.6.17
Fighting Words
Fighting Words

Don't Be Jealous of My Marijuana Prescription

Weed patients endure all kinds of violations of their basic rights.
Jessie Gill
5.30.17
mental health
mental health

More Teens Need Mental Health Evaluations in Emergency Rooms

Kids injured by drugs, alcohol, or violence have similar suicide risks as those who self-harm.
Amber Brenza
5.26.17
Eat This
Eat This

If You Think Avocado Hand Is Bad, You Don't Know Frozen-Turkey Toe

Or mandoline finger, or bagel palm, or blender finger...
Alexandra Ossola
5.12.17
this needs to stop
this needs to stop

A Kid Is Hospitalized From a Gunshot Wound Every 90 Minutes

Plus, the depressing-as-hell reason for the doctor's research.
Jesse Hicks
5.5.17