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Disease

  1. science of us
    What Is Autophagy?Right when I’d gotten used to intermittent fasting …
  2. health
    Everything to Know About MeaslesFrom symptoms to vaccination to what leads to a major outbreak.
  3. science of us
    The 15 Most Stressful Sentences From That Big Fungus StoryWhy isn’t everyone more terrified of drug resistance?
  4. science of us
    What Is Inflammation, and Why Is Everyone Talking About It?Are we all on fire?
  5. science of us
    I Have So Many Questions About GoutLooking up answers after seeing The Favourite.
  6. science of us
    Beware Autumnal GonorrheaThe STI (and many other infectious diseases) fluctuate with the seasons.
  7. it's complicated
    How to Date When You’re Waiting for CancerI used to wonder if prospective boyfriends were funny enough. Now I had to consider whether they’d be helpful during chemo.
  8. A Mad Doctor and a 19th-Century Medical Mystery We’re Still Learning From TodayAfter making one of the most significant discoveries in modern medicine, Ignaz Semmelweis was beaten to death in an insane asylum.
  9. Gun Violence Is Like an STI in the Way It Moves Between PeopleIt’s even more of an epidemic than you might realize.
  10. Your Butt Is Proof That You Should Wear Sunscreen Every Day, Says DermatologistDo it right, keep it tight.