Sharing and caring can be good for the soul, but what about the bottom line?
To lower healthcare costs, it helps for doctors to know what medical services and supplies cost
Do some kids need a break from Facebook?
Stricter rules for prescribing opioids may not be the only answer to curbing addiction to painkillers
There is an expiration date for all ugly words. Is the end in sight for “faggot”?
Some celebrities bounce back from scandal; some never do. Armstrong looks like a longshot
Two cases could trigger dramatic changes in the way medications and therapies are regulated.
My daughters have never met Arizona Governor Jan Brewer — and it’s likely they have never even heard her name. That makes sense since they’re only 9 and 11. But even at their age, they’ve become familiar with Brewer’s — and …
It’s never too soon for medical students to have their first patient encounter
The controversy surrounding journalist Naomi Wolf’s new book, Vagina: A Cultural History — an exploration of the brain-vagina connection — has brought fresh attention to the nature and neuroscience of female sexuality. …
New synthetic drugs are popping up at such a rate that the government can’t ban them fast enough. Maybe we should talk about regulating recreational substances instead
A closer look at the data shows that media claims about the Web making us mad might be justified in newsstand sales, but not by science
An unusually harsh prison sentence handed down to the drug-addicted son of actor Michael Douglas has prompted addiction experts to indict the courts for ignoring the treatment needs of inmates.