Health

Ebola Is Spreading Way Faster Than Anyone Predicted
September 19, 2014

The current outbreak is off the charts.

DARPA May Have a Way to Stop Ebola in Its Tracks
If only the U.S. had the boldness to try it
September 09, 2014

If only the U.S. government had the boldness to try it.

Disagree With Doctors' Diagnosis of Your Kid and You Might Get Arrested
The scary, confusing world of "medical neglect"
September 08, 2014

This is what happened when parents removed their child from a hospital against a doctor's orders.

We Are Entering the Age of Alzheimer's
You and everyone you know will be touched by the disease. How are we going to get through this?
September 02, 2014

We will all be touched by the disease. How are we going to get through this?

Cops Do Exactly the Wrong Thing When Responding to the Mentally Ill
August 22, 2014

Calling 25-year-old Kajieme Powell's death a "suicide by cop" masks the larger problem.

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.

How Scary Is This Ebola Outbreak?
An expert on epidemics answers your questions
August 10, 2014

An expert on epidemics answers your questions.

The Bizarre Life (and Death) of "Mr. Organic"
J.I. Rodale, the godfather of the locavore trend, was a paranoid anti-vaxxer, too
August 08, 2014

When Jenny McCarthy rants against vaccines, she's following in Rodale's footsteps.

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