The staff of life has become the root of all evil. Why have we demonized this humble grain?
Americans should recognize that guaranteeing paid sick days to workers would help moderate the impact of influenza and other contagious diseases
Your average kindergartner knows the proper way to prevent germs from spreading. So why won’t adults get with the program?
We all want more energy yet display a profound misunderstanding of where it comes from
Getting an abortion is more difficult today than at any point since the 1970s. Is the pro-choice movement losing the battle?
One form of it may be toxic in high doses. Here’s why:
Contrary to popular belief, a new study finds that not all teens are “on something.”
Conscientious and well-trained physicians have contributed to the crisis of opioid-pain-medication addiction
Anxiety wasn’t “created” by modern meds — and it hasn’t been cured by them either. Denying its reality won’t bring sufferers relief
Patient error can lead to unnecessary and risky treatment
Mayor Bloomberg’s campaign against formula feeding in hospitals is profoundly out of touch with the realities of motherhood
Hospitals with prestigious reputations often rank poorly on patient safety records
Even $3 billion is likely not enough to stop another drug scandal from happening again