Disease

Here's What I Would Have Told Robin Williams About Living With Parkinson's
August 15, 2014

The comic could have been the next Michael J. Fox.

You'll Probably Never Catch Ebola—So Why is the Disease so Terrifying?
August 12, 2014

We like to think we've conquered disease. In reality, we're not even close.

The First American Ebola Outbreak
The unscientific origins of our obsession with viruses
August 05, 2014

The amazing account of the first Ebola outbreak that nearly went airborne in the U.S.

Do Jewish Men Postpone Death Until After Passover?
April 15, 2014

dwindling number of American Jews will bother attending a Passover Seder this year—but some may postpone their own deaths to take part in one.