Investment in bicycle infrastructure is a modern and intelligent move. Many cities get this. Many don't.
How to Get the Best Care From the Hospital Nursing Staff
How and why hospital patients and families should cultivate a good relationship with the nursing staff
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.”
Art Gallery features amazing photographic exhibit on elephants
“On the Shoulders of Giants,” an exhibition by SUSAN McCONNELL, professor of biology, and starring the largest land-dwelling mammals on Earth, presents an educational journey and call to action through wildlife conservation photography. Now on view at the Stanford Art Gallery, McConnell’s work examines the sweetness of elephants’ social world and confronts the horror of… Read more
What really happens to the plastic you throw away
We’ve all been told that we should recycle plastic bottles and containers. But what actually happens to the plastic if we just throw it away? Emma Bryce traces the life cycles of three different plastic bottles, shedding light on the dangers these disposables present to our world.
Why I Would Raise Chickens
Learn about how chickens change lives and I’ll donate a flock of chicks in your honor.
How to Disrupt the Health Care Industry
(Take a Lesson from Home Care)
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."
To be true healers, physicians need to learn more about nutrition
Many physicians shy away from talking with their patients about nutrition, or find it difficult to do. Avoiding that conversation is costly.
How Often Should You Actually Shower?
The right way to clean yourself, according to science