A Possible Weight Loss Strategy: Skip Breakfast Before Exercise

They first recruited 12 healthy, active young men and asked them to report to the university’s exercise lab on three separate mornings. On...

Lessons on Living From My 106-Year-Old Aunt Doris

I then remembered an anecdote she had once told me and I shared it with her: When my father was a newborn, Doris...

Teenage Girls and Dating Violence: Why We Should Be Paying Attention

The fact that teenagers are grappling with intimate partner violence might be surprising, but it’s actually incredibly common.In 2017 alone, 7 percent of...

Dog Person? It May Be in Your Genes

If you like dogs, it may be in your genes.Swedish researchers used a database of 35,035 identical and fraternal twins born between 1926...

When a College Student Is Home for the Summer

Birds aren’t the only creatures migrating in spring. In May, many college students swoop home for the summer, landing with their loads of...

Measles Outbreak Now at 880 Cases, With Fastest Growth Still in...

There have now been 880 measles cases reported in this year’s outbreak, already the largest since 1994, federal health officials said...

Why Tuesday’s City Primary Could Mean the End of Philadelphia’s Soda...

PHILADELPHIA — Jeff Foster, 58, a retired security guard with an abiding sweet tooth and a generous paunch, scowled as he considered the...

Turmeric Takes a Star Turn in Cocktails

If cocktails look golden to you lately, it’s probably not because spring is here and the sun is out. Turmeric, the bright yellow-orange...

Why High-Class People Get Away With Incompetence

In season four of NBC’s “Parks and Recreation,” Paul Rudd plays a wealthy businessman named Bobby Newport who runs for city council because...

A.I. Took a Test to Detect Lung Cancer. It Got an...

Asked if artificial intelligence would put radiologists out of business, Dr. Topol said, “Gosh, no!”The idea is to help doctors, not replace them.“It...