Dance classes are low in physical activity, study says, but there's more to the story.
What Happens to Tattoos When You Remove Them?
If you've ever wondered what happens to a tattoo, the answer's more surprising than you think.
Tea Tuesdays: Tea-Drinking Tips For A Longer Life
Researchers studying the Blue Zones, five regions around the world with lots of centenarians, have come up with this rule: "Drink coffee for breakfast, tea in the afternoon, wine at 5 p.m."
How voice assistants can provide medical advice
Ben Fox Rubin had a great post in CNET's CES blog that discussed whether voice assistants were equipped to provide health and emotional support. He starts out by citing a JAMA study from early 2016 that found voice assistants mostly lacking when asked about some basic physical and mental health situations. This highlights two interesting points:
A BCG vet’s advice for aspiring consultants and future board members
“In particular for women, there seems to be a view that you can’t be both likable and respected. Don’t buy into that.”
This is what happens when Donald Trump attacks a private citizen on Twitter
Even as president-elect, Trump targets and harasses his critics via the social-media app.
What The Obamacare Replacement Bill Means Depends On How You Get Your Coverage
After much anticipation, we finally have a first draft of the Republican plan to undo the Affordable Care Act. Called the American Health Care Act, the House bill was released on Monday, and includ…
March for Science draws big crowds across U.S.
Thousands of people turned out in cities across the United States and beyond on Saturday for Earth Day events billed as a "celebration of science" to counter what organizers say is a growing disregard for evidence-based knowledge in Washington.
Pain Is a Problem. Opioids Are Not the Answer. How Did American Medicine Decide They Were?
We learned Thursday that Prince died of an opioid overdose—specifically from fentanyl, a synthetic opioid often prescribed to people who have built up ...
How much does it cost to leave the workforce to care for a child?