I'm a Doctor. Here's Why I'll Ask You About Guns.
July 30, 2014
A federal court upheld a Florida law prohibiting physicians from asking about gun ownership. That's nuts.
Science Is Changing What It Means to Be Dead
July 27, 2014
If you could freeze yourself until a future age, are you sure you'd want to?
Welcome to the latest chapter in America's long, ugly history of nativism.
Watching a stressful game of soccer is almost as bad for your heart as experiencing an earthquake.
Because America is suffering from a case of title inflation.
Five of the most startling stats.
Eating Bacteria Could Be the Future of Medicine
December 31, 2013
In ten years, you might be eating bacteria from someone else's gut to treat autism or obesity.
It's Time to Ditch the Word "Cancer"
December 27, 2013
A prominent doctor says that the term is misleading—and makes it harder to keep patients away from quacks.
A battle over what "science" really means.
Suzanne Somers Is a Dangerous Medical Hack
November 12, 2013
Long before she was wrong about Obamacare, she was pushing unscientific hormone claptrap