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?

Depression—New Ways to Treat?

Treatment of depression often slumps into a sterile debate of psychotherapy versus antidepressants. Because prevention of depression is hardly given lip service and depressive treatment is often ineffective, we need new approaches that include factors we know work like light, physical activity, work, and social support.

Why Colds Prefer the Cold

Colds are more common in cold weather. Fortunately, there are lots of ways to help prevent them - that you can easily learn.

Cancer Prevention Starts at Home

Your real wealth is your health.

Artificial Versus Natural Intelligence

Can we combine artificial and natural intelligence for better health?

How Fashion Can Prevent Cancer

Time to enlist fashion to save lives - and make people look fabulous

Your Heart: Is Normal Dangerous?

When it comes to the heart, normal may be anything but.

Oops! New Ways To Make Mistakes

Do you want machines to rule your life?

Secrets of Smell

Smell is a lot more than odor and taste - a whole lot more.