April 23, 2019, 8:13 a.m. by Cory Rosenberg
Mercury, bloodletting, radioactive water and even heroin are just some of the treatments doctors used to prescribe.
Cough medicine may soon require prescription
September 14, 2010, 11:20 a.m.
Video: With many teenagers drinking “sizzurp” and “robo-tripping” to get high, the FDA is considering whether to require a prescription for some over-the-counter cough suppressants.
Pulling the nets: Notes from a summer of salmon
September 14, 2010, 11:12 a.m. by Nature Conservancy
The sockeye salmon fishing season in Alaska is over. Read Conservancy staffer Dustin Solberg's final thoughts from his stint working on a commercial fishing boat in Bristol Bay, the 'center of the wild salmon universe.'
We are pretty pleased with our looks, study reports
September 10, 2010, 6:54 p.m. by Katherine Butler
New evidence shows more than half of men and women think they are hotter than average.
Office fridges often dirtier than bathrooms
September 7, 2010, 12:04 p.m.
Video: A recent survey by the American Dietetic Association finds that office refrigerators can be a breeding ground for germs.
Ever wonder why some people faint at the sight of blood?
September 4, 2010, 3:28 p.m. by Katherine Butler
It may help to know it's an evolutionary trick of self-protection.
Google's New York offices latest to be invaded by bedbugs
September 3, 2010, 4:29 p.m. by Helen Jupiter
The search giant's infestation was exposed by an employee's Tweet.
How do I keep the pounds away without visiting the gym every other day?
September 1, 2010, 9:43 a.m. by Morieka Johnson
Morieka Johnson has found the spot where frugality meets fitness.