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  1. science of us
    What to Do When Stress Gives You HivesA dermatologist tells us what to do when stress makes you red and itchy.
  2. it's complicated
    My Husband Left Me on the Side of the RoadIt was the first time we’d laughed in months.
  3. it's complicated
    My Husband’s Pop Star Ex Looks Just Like MeHaving a doppelganger was weird at first, but then she became one of my closest friends.
  4. science of us
    Lettuce Betrays Us Yet AgainThe latest in a string of E. coli outbreaks tied to romaine.
  5. terrible bosses
    What Makes Some People Such Bad Bosses?We, the employed, are impossible to satisfy.
  6. it's complicated
    I Traveled 4,000 Miles to Break Up With My Boyfriend in PersonI was afraid seeing each other again would make breaking up more painful, but it actually made it easier.
  7. science of us
    ‘Virginity Testing’ Is a Dangerous ShamT.I. recently said he has his daughter’s hymen checked annually. It’s a practice that’s shockingly widespread — even though experts say it’s abusive.
  8. science of us
    How Do I Make Plans Without ‘Getting a Drink’?It’s hard to make friends as an adult — especially if you don’t drink.
  9. science of us
    What Does It Mean to Be ‘Cali Sober’?Why some women are replacing alcohol with weed.
  10. swellness
    The Secret to Inner Peace Is Ted Danson“Come meditate with Ted Danson.”
  11. science of us
    Teen Suicide Is Now a Public Health CrisisThe suicide rate jumped 56 percent over the past ten years.
  12. self
    Peloton Is Spinning Faster Than EverThe company may have unwittingly created a fitness cult, but their business model is a little more complicated.
  13. swellness
    Can Being Vigorously Rubbed With a Blunt Tool Help With Pain?Trying gua sha.
  14. health
    It’s Time to Get Your Flu ShotPublic-health officials are advising Americans to get the shot ASAP.
  15. swellness
    I Measured My Heart-Rate Variability. Why?The ups and downs of quantifying emotional stress with a bracelet.
  16. science of us
    What Do We Really Know About Pedophiles?There are 45 million images of child sex abuse circulating online. What do we know about the people who share them?
  17. science of us
    A Book That Helped Me Accept SadnessLife is hard, expectations are manageable.
  18. swellness
    Why Are Fish-Oil Pills Supposedly Good For Me?Talking with an Omega-3s expert.
  19. swellness
    I Will Blast Myself With Cold Water If It Helps Me Enjoy LifeIt’s also apparently good for headaches.
  20. science of us
    The Woman Who Convinced Me That Bad Things Are Actually GoodShe’s a twice-divorced Buddhist nun.
  21. swellness
    If This Dietary Staple Is So Healthy, Why Can’t I Remember Anything About It?It’s a type of fiber.
  22. health
    California Governor Has Signed the Vaccine Bill That Jessica Biel OpposedIn June, the actress came under fire for lobbying against SB 276, which tightens the medical exemption process for vaccinations.
  23. science of us
    This Could Revolutionize Prenatal CareThe neglected placenta gets its scientific due.
  24. science of us
    One of Life’s Great InjusticesReconsidering my own closing fertility window.
  25. science of us
    Are My Hormones Me?I want a baby. Or do my hormones want a baby?
  26. climate change
    Let Yourself Feel How Bad This IsThe case for climate grief.
  27. wellness
    How to Be SoberIf you’re looking to stay sober, first: Shut up.
  28. science of us
    Why Do I Resist Meditating?Is it a loneliness thing?
  29. it's complicated
    Insecurity Drove Me Into a RelationshipI was desperate to break my cycle of three-month flings.
  30. science of us
    What It’s Like to Be Stalked by Your ProfessorAn interview with Donna Freitas, author of the book “Consent: A Memoir of Unwanted Attention.”
  31. science of us
    What’s the Most Memorable Thing a Therapist Ever Told You?“You should read The Da Vinci Code.”
  32. always shopping
    17 CBD Products That Actually WorkFrom a bath bomb to an eye balm.
  33. i want to believe
    Is Charcoal Soap Really Better Than Regular Soap?It makes me feel so clean.
  34. science of us
    How Many Friends Do I Have?Nearly a quarter of millennials report having zero friends.
  35. the epstein case
    What Is Transhumanism?Alleged sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein’s believed in a genetically superior human race.
  36. science of us
    Life on Planet WeaningI stopped breastfeeding and became a hormone detective.
  37. health
    What Happens When Lyme Disease Becomes an Identity?The tick-borne disease that’s now a movement.
  38. the cut opinion pages
    A Case Against SunglassesWe wear them wantonly.
  39. science of us
    Even Scientists Are Onboard With Menstrual CupsWhat are you waiting for?
  40. health
    What It’s Like to Have a Flesh-eating Bacteria“When my mom arrived, they told her that they might have to amputate my leg below the knee.”
  41. science of us
    I Reluctantly Love This Website About How to Live and BeA guide I didn’t realize I badly wanted.
  42. science of us
    I Can’t Stop Thinking About This 1991 Book About PainIt’s about healing the body with the mind.
  43. science of us
    When Did You Realize American Health Care Was Broken?Eight women share stories of their frustrating, exorbitantly expensive, and demoralizing experiences with the U.S. health-care system.
  44. science of us
    What Counts As Secondhand Drinking Damage?One in five people are harmed by other people’s alcohol consumption.
  45. science of us
    Could Acne Treatments Be Causing Acne?It would make a certain kind of evil sense.
  46. science of us
    If Only Using the Computer Counted As HandworkMaking things by hand is peaceful and mind-opening. Why doesn’t typing count?
  47. science of us
    How to Get a Thicker SkinReceiving criticism sucks, but what if there were a way not to let it bother us?
  48. science of us
    The New Sex Drug Is Called VyleesiWhat would Daenerys think of the latest “female Viagra”?
  49. unsolved mysteries
    Fake Alcohol Could Be Behind the Deaths in the Dominican RepublicAuthorities are reportedly investigating whether bootleg alcohol could be causing the mysterious deaths.
  50. science of us
    Why Do I Love Soccer Players So Much?Statistically, this amount of hotness doesn’t make sense.
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