The Supreme Court should rule that genes can’t be patented
With all the alarmist reports about a rise in rates, we’d be wise to remember that it’s a developmental disorder, not a symptom of societal ills
We use financial incentives in many areas of life for a simple reason: they work. Why not with teen pregnancy?
Few countries guzzle soda the way we do. Maybe the problem is us
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?
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:
Conscientious and well-trained physicians have contributed to the crisis of opioid-pain-medication addiction
Plan B given out by the nurse seems extreme, but school-based services are designed precisely for kids who don’t have alternatives at home
Mayor Bloomberg’s campaign against formula feeding in hospitals is profoundly out of touch with the realities of motherhood
Even $3 billion is likely not enough to stop another drug scandal from happening again