Chagas is on the list of “diseases of poverty,” which includes tuberculosis, HIV and malaria.
September 13, 2021
The latest news on the benefits of an afternoon snooze.
September 6, 2021
What to know about antibody tests and the timetable for booster shots.
August 23, 2021
Dyscalculia is a learning disability that affects everything from time management to motor function.
August 16, 2021
A new crop of microbiome-based diet apps offers guidance on what to eat and when.
August 9, 2021
Researchers pursue two trails: a lab leak and the Wuhan wet market.
August 2, 2021
Recent research suggests there can be adverse effects.
July 26, 2021
Pope Francis’s recent colon surgery shines a new light on a relatively common disorder.
July 19, 2021
Bessel van der Kolk’s 2015 book on the mind-body connection for treating mental health issues is more popular than ever.
July 12, 2021
A science journalist’s recent book is a user’s manual for the respiratory system.
July 5, 2021
Knee and hip replacements keep improving. Growing new organs is more difficult.
June 28, 2021
New research focuses on the question of personal immune response.
June 21, 2021
What to know before you buy marijuana.
June 14, 2021
The not-so-joyous parts of the season: poison ivy, heat rash, melasma, etc.
June 7, 2021
It takes a combination of detective work and hands-on attention.
May 31, 2021
Charles Dickens, Thomas Mann and Oscar Wilde all created characters suffering from the diseases of their day.
May 24, 2021
Biased health care practices can lead to dire consequences.
May 17, 2021
Herd immunity may be elusive, but there are still reasons for optimism.
May 10, 2021