Should Doctors Take Care of Their Relatives?My father would never “do things like this to a loved one!”
Fear the CamelWhy a deadly new virus will be so hard to stop.
How Bad Is Marijuana for Your Health?What recent press coverage gets wrong.
War Is Hell, and the Hell Rubs OffPTSD contributes to violence. Pretending it doesn’t is no way to support the troops.
Allergies Are the Real Midlife CrisisIs there a way to stop allergies from re-emerging during your 30s?
Why I Got Electroconvulsive Therapy for My Autistic SonHow pop culture is holding back powerful medicine.
Lethal Injection Is Horrific and Executioners Are Incompetent. Time to Bring Back the Firing Squad?
Could a 3-Year-Old Just “Disappear”?Why parents shouldn’t worry so much about regressive autism.
Embryo Testing Should Not Be ControversialFears of designer babies, eugenics, and abortion are inhibiting research and medicine.
A Forgotten Scandal in Baltimore’s High SocietyCrooked lawyers sprang inmates from an asylum to make them slaves.
Happy Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month! What Does and Doesn’t Prevent Disease.
I’ve Consumed Hundreds of Raw Eggs and Have Never Gotten Salmonella Poisoning. Here’s Why.
Get Ready for the Next Big Medical FightIs sensory processing disorder a real disease?
Misfearing Breast CancerMore evidence that routine mammograms make healthy people sick.
Why Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Death Is So ScaryThe ever-present danger of relapsing.
The Guinea Pig ClubThey were heroes of World War II and they revolutionized plastic surgery.
Canada’s Vicious HIV LawsHow the Supreme Court redefined safe sex.
Should You Buy Illegal Foreign Sunscreens?
You Should Get a Tax Deduction for a Gym MembershipFinancial incentives are a great way to encourage preventive health care.
How to Stop ViolenceMentally ill people aren’t killers. Angry people are.
Mitochondrial Disease or Medical Child Abuse?Justina Pelletier’s case is a study in diagnostic challenges.
Fertility Clinic Data Means Bad MedicineSuccess rates are misleading and often dishonest.
Let’s Get Quackery Out of Cancer CareReiki and reflexology have no place in hospitals.
The 10 Types of ER PatientsIf you fall into one of these categories, here’s how to improve your care.
Should It Really Take 14 Years to Become a Doctor?It’s time to experiment with medical school.
God Is Dead. Long Live Downward Dog.How Americans replaced therapeutic prayer with therapeutic yoga.
How Misplaced Fear of Formaldehyde Remade Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Shampoo
Himalayan Bath Salts Will Not Save Your LifeWhy are so many Facebook friends sharing preposterous stories from Natural News?
The Most Dangerous MushroomThe death cap is spreading. It looks, smells, and tastes delicious.
Why Norovirus Is Such a MenaceThe amazing little pathogen does so much more than cause cruise-ship disease.