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It's pretty amazing that we have a vaccine against cancer. Since cervical cancers are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), getting a shot that protects... [Read More]
The people of 4chan are the latest, but were not the first and will probably not be the last, to try to boost their testosterone... [Read More]
Welcome back to Burning Questions, the column where we ask the health questions that you wish an expert would answer but you can't quite bring... [Read More]
I probably google "poop" more often than most people, so I was only a little surprised to see targeted ads all over twitter for a... [Read More]
You want to buy the best turkey for your family or your Friendsgiving, but turkeys come in a wide range of prices, and it's tough... [Read More]
The latest tax bill being proposed by GOP senators contains a teensy detail that would repeal part of the Affordable Care Act. That's right, just... [Read More]
Calorie counts were supposed to become mandatory on restaurant menus this summer, but Trump's new FDA blocked that rule shortly before it was supposed to... [Read More]
Hello and welcome to Burning Questions, the column where we ask doctors to explain the weird things that your body does, or could do, or... [Read More]
How's NaNoWriMo going? Do you have 20 percent of a novel on your hard drive yet? If not, maybe you're having trouble thinking of what... [Read More]
I tried my first barre class recently, thanks to the magic of Classpass, which makes it easy to drop in to a new studio to... [Read More]
Back in October when the president signed an executive order about birth control coverage, we thought—and he probably thought—that it would allow religious employers to... [Read More]
If you can't bear to look at today's Facebook memories of you skipping to the polls—or you're dreading tomorrow's memories of your and your friends'... [Read More]
If you intended to breastfeed your child, but end up wanting or needing to give formula, you may think you've switched teams: you're now a... [Read More]
What would you ask a doctor if you were a little less shy? What health questions are you curious about, but maybe aren't sure you... [Read More]
Diet usually matters more for weight loss than exercise, but it turns out that Biggest Loser contestants who managed to keep the weight off have... [Read More]
Do you have the first 1,667 words of your novel in a Google doc? A note on your phone? Or perhaps you spent the first... [Read More]
2017 is a strange year to buy health insurance. Some weird and bad things have happened, and it seems like we should expect insurance plans... [Read More]
Big news from the FDA this week! Food companies that print a fact about heart health on their labels will be required by law to—are... [Read More]
In one of the world's many injustices, two people who rescued others during Hurricane Harvey developed infections with "flesh eating" bacteria. Another person, a woman... [Read More]
Entomology student Dalton Ludwick asked science Twitter: If you could have the entire world know something about your field of study, what would it be?... [Read More]