Health

Mind and Body
A new viral cousin of Covid-19 can resist vaccine immunity, study finds
Miriam Fauzia
Mind and Body
Your gut microbes can help fight cancer, new research reveals
Miriam Fauzia
Mind and Body
Going to bed before this time could boost your metabolic health
Elana Spivack
Mind and Body
Why you shouldn't sleep in on the weekend (sorry)
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
Why just one case of polio is cause for alarm — a virologist explains the dreaded disease
Rosemary Rochford and The Conversation
Mind and Body
Is ketamine the secret to treating depression? Studies reveal its potential
Sarah Sloat
Mind and Body
These two daily activities are wreaking havoc on teens’ sleep
Horacio de la Iglesia and The Conversation
Mind and Body
Study challenges a longstanding myth about Covid-19 and Vitamin D
Miriam Fauzia
Science
Can science prevent a pandemic?
Tara Yarlagadda
Mind and Body
How to help a loved one through a medical crisis
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
What are the side effects of the new Covid-19 bivalent booster?
Miriam Fauzia
Mind and Body
Do I need a polio booster?
Katie MacBride
Science
Extreme heat linked to harassment at work, study reveals
Tara Yarlagadda
Innovation
This face mask hunts for viruses in the air you breathe
Molly Glick
Mind and Body
Eating at this hour is associated with lower depression and anxiety, study shows
Elana Spivack
Mind and Body
Should you take a personalized multivitamin? A nutrition expert explains one big problem with these regimens
Katie MacBride
Science
To solve Long Covid, scientists try to pinpoint when the immune system goes haywire
Matthew Woodruff and The Conversation
Mind and Body
This team of doctors reveals how to avoid a massive pitfall in making new drugs
Julia Liu, RaKetra Snipes and The Conversation
Mind and Body
This common mosquito-borne virus can be deadly — and researchers don’t know enough about it
Rebecca Trout Fryxell and The Conversation
Science
Younger adults aren’t getting boosted — here’s why that could be a huge problem
Neil Mabbott and The Conversation
Science
This household appliance could be filling your home with invisible health hazards
Jonathan Levy and The Conversation
Science
Is green coffee good for you? A food scientist debunks the hype
Elana Spivack
Mind and Body
Need to use 988? 4 key questions about the new mental health crisis hotline, answered
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
Air pollution can damage teens' hearts within two hours, study finds
Katie MacBride
Science
Blue Origin rocket fails and more: Understand the world through 9 images
Robin Bea
Mind and Body
Is that a piece of cake? Here's how your brain knows something is food
Miriam Fauzia
Mind and Body
Is decaf coffee caffeine-free? 'Dr. Coffee' shares the answer
Elana Spivack
Mind and Body
Brushing your teeth can protect brain health, new research reveals
Elana Spivack
Mind and Body
Peeing Red: What is beeturia and who gets it?
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
Psychological distress may increase your odds of getting long Covid, study finds
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
Low booster rates can have serious ripple effects. Get your shot ASAP
Andrew Stokes, Dielle Lundberg, Elizabeth Wrigley-Field, Rafeya Raquib and The Conversation
Mind and Body
Covid-19 boosters: Immunologists answer 5 key questions about the new shots
Prakash Nagarkatti, Mitzi Nagarkatti and The Conversation
Mind and Body
Are muscle knots real? An exercise physiologist explains what they really are
Zachary Gillen and The Conversation
Mind and Body
Here's why sunburns are more common than ever — and how to properly protect your skin
Nina G. Jablonski and The Conversation
Science
This 31,000-year-old fossil reveals the world's oldest amputation
Charles Q. Choi
Science
Webb captures Tarantula Nebula and more: Understand the world through 8 images
Robin Bea
Mind and Body
Being the only one masked in the office can be hard. A psychiatrist suggests these tips
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
Can you drink coffee without staining your teeth? Dentists reveal tricks that actually work
Katie MacBride
Science
Racial disparities in Covid-19 booster shots have deadly consequences
Andrew Stokes, Dielle Lundberg, Elizabeth Wrigley-Field, Rafeya Raquib and The Conversation
Science
Can my pet get monkeypox? Here's what veterinarians say
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Viruses and bacteria can team up in the worst possible way
The Conversation and Hayley Muendlein
Science
Slime keeps appearing in nature and scientists are just starting to figure out why
Omer Gokcumen and The Conversation
Science
Scientists uncover the hidden genetic consequence of an 800-year-old hate crime
Elana Spivack
Mind and Body
Do detox foot pads work? An immunologist explains a huge flaw with the wellness trend
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
This indispensable habit reduces your risk of getting Covid-19
Elana Spivack
Mind and Body
Deficiencies in these common vitamins can cause peculiar and dramatic symptoms
Monica Dus and The Conversation
Science
Why is my dog lazy? New research explains the frustrating answer
Tara Yarlagadda
Science
Billions of people may face "unprecedented" and deadly heat within 78 years
Tara Yarlagadda
Mind and Body
Psychedelic trips and near-death experiences result in strikingly similar shifts in mindset
Katie MacBride
Science
Alzheimer's disease has no cure — but unproven treatments claim otherwise
Nick Keppler