Killers Plead Guilty: Did Their Hormones Make Them Do It?

When Endocrinologists Enter the Courtroom

Sausage, Biscuits and Decadron

A survivor of a deadly brain tumor celebrates life with a triathlon. Run, Bike, Swim, Survive Cancer

Sex Pills for Women: Teasing the Hype From Hope

Talk about the new sex pill harkens back to century-old health debates.

The College Process: Learning to Cut the Cord

Yet as much as we talk about failure being a learning experience, it’s harder for parents to handle their kid’s rejection than it is to handle our own rejection or for their child to handle their own rejection.

When Compassion is the Best Medicine

What a brain disease strikes, friends and family need support for the patient and themselves.

My Big Fat Surprise

I was eating fat and reading about fat. Not such a bad thing after all

Why Getting Old Is A Good Thing

Why I love birthdays

When is Mother-Daughter Texting Too Much?

When you know you're texting daughter too much, but just can't stop

Healthy Eating and Birth Order

You are what you eat starting at the moment of birth.

Why Did My Medicine Quadruple in Price?

How To Navigate the Insurance Industry

How to Measure Your Dog's Love Hormones

How we transformed our pets from farm labor to family members

Baby Brains: The Secrets of the Very Young

How to get a Yale diploma in a few easy steps

Finding the Cure for Age in One Injection

Looking for the elixir of youth—in one shot.

Girl Talk

Dealing with teens? A few simple steps helped me act more like an empathetic parent than a cranky teenager

Onlies Versus Sibs

Does size matter? A new book delves into the science of small families and only children.

Jewish Mothers and Jewish Eggs

“Coming from” has taken on a whole new meaning these days, when you can come out of one mother, but come from someone else’s DNA.

Parenting with an Eating Disorder

As more adults are diagnosed with eating disorders, they are trying to break the cycle so their kids don't suffer as well

Hear the One About the Birth, the Pig and the Logger?

A fun health book about everything you want to know from birth to beef .

Toxic Mothers: What Every Pregnant Woman Must Know

Knowing the warning signs of eclampsia saves lives.

Stop Typecasting Overweight Kids

Duke's new program uses an upbeat, family-centered approach to encourage kids to move and eat healthy.

Here's One Way to Make Childbirth Safer

It's not Midwives versus Doctors, but getting the experts to learn from each other

Noah's Ark for Egg and Sperm

How One Fertility Team Salvaged Sperm, Eggs, and Embryos when Sandy Slammed NYC

Here's a Reason to Start Lying

Maybe we should all start exaggerating, at least to ourselves.

Man Oh Man! Which Is Worse: The Diagnosis or the Treatment

What it means to be Manly: 19th Century-Style

Homeless Yet Sent Home: A Medical Mistake

Hospitals should not be discharging homeless patients.

I Feel Gassy Now, but I'm Happy

I found fulfillment in a tank of gas.

Why Chocolate Makes You Smart (or Peaceful)

Be smart, go for chocolate.

What Your Halloween Costume Says About You

Finding Happiness (and learning about my son) in a Halloween Costume.

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