Why It's So Hard to Fall Asleep When You're Away From Home

There's no place to sleep like home - with new challenges for travel.

Timing Power

Time rules life. You want to know how to use it.

The Healthy Three Percent?

Are we doing better?

Political Insomnia Disorder

Attention! Attention! To sleep, turn off your TV.

While You Weren't Sleeping

Sleep may be a little less than one third of life. It's required for survival and health. And at least a third of the country does not appear to get enough of it.

Is Sleep Loss Like Marijuana?

What exactly makes me hungry?

Getting Back to Sleep

Getting back to sleep and going to sleep have a lot in common.

Why Can't People Sleep?

Most of us want to sleep better - but doing what's necessary is another story.

Uninsuring Health Insurance

Who are these people kidding?

Stop Having Kids?

Like Ebola and SARS, the Zika virus is causing great fear. Fear and anxiety rarely engender good policy.

Depression Screening - What Should We Do?

The government wants every adult to be screened for depression - then what?

Using Your Body Clocks

If everyone has different body clocks, how do we get them to work together?

New Ways to Renew Your Body?

To get new results, combine old, proven ways.

What Star Wars Teaches Us About Health

Can the future teach the past?

Preventing Holiday Colds

The holidays are not the time to get sick. Here's a few ways to stay well.

Lighting Up Your Life

Dark days need bright lights

The World Sociopath Olympics

Forget the Nobel Prize. We're now ready for the Madoff Prize.

Do Stronger Muscles Mean Better Brains?

It's not what you do with muscles - it's what you did to make them.

Does Faking a Fake World Make It Real?

When "fake" means "real," what are kids to think? And the rest of us?

The Audacity of Hype

Hope often trumps hope in health care.

Dirty Secrets of Health Care, Part II: Preauthorization

For some, waste and obstruction are highly profitable.

Dirty Secrets of Health Care, Part I: Drug Pricing

American health care possesses numerous scandals - here's just one.

Depression Treatment Stinks. What Next?

Reinventing the wheel has not produced better wheels. The treatment options for depression need to become widened and opened up - with the emphasis on improving overall health.

The Coming Boom in Mental Health

How much will we need mental health services? A lot more than we do now.

Pill or Lifestyle?

It says so right on the bottle....

Checklist Medicine Makes For Checklist Monkeys

Why is your doctor only looking at her monitor?

The Boob in the Boob Tube

So who is the boob in the boob tube?

The Pain Mess

The treatment of chronic pain is a public health disaster

Changing Clocks Causes Cancer?

Time rules life. Does disrupting inner body clocks cause cancer?

Who's Aging?

Why do we age differently? What keeps us younger?

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