House Ethics Office Says New York Congressman May Have Violated Rules
An inquiry centered on actions by a New York Congressman who is a majority stockholder in a biotech company.
We Work. We Live. We Work Out. Eventually We Die.
WeWork wants you to work nice with others and live nice with others. And now, at its new gyms, work out nice with others.
A Condom-Maker’s Discovery: Size Matters
Men have long complained about how condoms fit. Now a manufacturer is selling condoms in bespoke sizes, including 10 lengths and nine circumferences.
Foiled in Congress, Trump Signs Order to Undermine Obamacare
President Trump issued an order on Thursday to allow the sale of health insurance plans that are exempt from some Affordable Care Act coverage rules.
Living With Cancer: Cancer Humor
Cracking up may be a better option than breaking down, or so three recent books by young people with cancer suggest.
Why I Almost Fired My Doctor
Was I going to risk my longevity to avoid hurting my doctor’s feelings? I needed a physician I respected and trusted.
Foiled in Congress, Trump Moves on His Own to Undermine Obamacare
President Trump is expected to issue an order on Thursday to allow the sale of health insurance plans that are exempt from some Affordable Care Act...
Seychelles Reports a Case of Plague
A man fell ill after returning from Madagascar, which is struggling to contain a rash of plague cases. It is the first instance of the outbreak...
I Was Misinformed: Cold Carriers, You’ve Been Busted
Tired of wondering who gave you that terrible cold? There’s a genealogical test for that.
High Blood Pressure in Midlife Tied to Later Dementia
Women with high blood pressure in their 40s are at increased risk for dementia in later years.
Phys Ed: What Half-Marathons Teach Us About Running a Marathon
Running long distances is not enough to prepare the leg muscles for the great demands of an endurance event like the marathon.
‘Brilliant,’ 41 and Lost to AIDS: The Theater World Asks Why
The death of Michael Friedman, a much-admired composer and lyricist, has left friends and fellow artists asking if they could have done more to...