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Are You a Narcissist?The tricky psychiatric diagnosis is getting a lot of attention, which is exactly what it wants.
Have a Great Day, Honey, and Don’t Get EbolaAre we doing enough to protect U.S. health care workers?
Ebola Was Already HereHow to contain the deadly hemorrhagic fevers that occasionally reach the United States.
The Fishy Origins of the Fish Oil CrazeA widely cited, foundational study does not say what people say it does.
In Medicine We TrustShould we worry that so many of the doctors treating Ebola in Africa are missionaries?
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Ebola Is Not God’s WrathReligious leaders are perpetuating dangerous, dehumanizing beliefs about sin and disease.
Dignified DebateThe United Kingdom shows the rest of the world how to have a wise, honest, eloquent discussion about assisted suicide.
Slate Voice: “The Bloodshed State”Listen to Mark Joseph Stern read his most popular article from the month of July.