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Spree killers may be angry and troubled, but few have shown symptoms that would have landed them in mental hospitals.
Author: BENEDICT CAREY
Posted: February 23, 2018, 1:42 am
A leader in IBM’s development of a speech-recognition system, she relied on her laptop to communicate after Lou Gehrig’s disease left her paralyzed.
Author: RICHARD SANDOMIR
Posted: February 23, 2018, 1:25 am
Dr. Blobel, at Rockefeller University, discovered that proteins in any given cell carry signals that guide them to where they can do their beneficial job.
Author: ROBERT D. McFADDEN
Posted: February 22, 2018, 5:02 pm
People who cut back on added sugar, refined grains and processed foods lost weight without worrying about calories or portion size.
Author: ANAHAD O’CONNOR
Posted: February 22, 2018, 3:50 pm
Believing in your healthful habits is a healthful habit in itself.
Author: GRETCHEN REYNOLDS
Posted: February 22, 2018, 11:00 am
Going to sleep within two hours of eating dinner and snacking after dinner were also associated with obesity, but skipping breakfast was not.
Author: NICHOLAS BAKALAR
Posted: February 22, 2018, 11:00 am
The pressure of an intense physical race combined with methodical target shooting gives biathletes a unique perspective on coping with stress.
Author: TARA PARKER-POPE
Posted: February 22, 2018, 1:52 am
President Trump’s efforts to undermine the health law have widened the gap between those who get government aid and those who don’t, deepening resentments.
Author: ABBY GOODNOUGH
Posted: February 21, 2018, 9:48 pm
People with invasive pneumococcal disease were 62 percent more likely to be using opioids.
Author: NICHOLAS BAKALAR
Posted: February 21, 2018, 8:02 pm
The more often people worked nights, the more likely they were to have Type 2 diabetes.
Author: NICHOLAS BAKALAR
Posted: February 21, 2018, 8:02 pm
How Natasha Singer, a tech reporter at The Times, uses tech when she chronicles the industry’s effect on education, privacy and our health.
Author: THE NEW YORK TIMES
Posted: February 21, 2018, 6:28 pm
Stress weakens the brain’s ability to learn and retain information, but exercise may counteract those effects by bolstering communication between brain cells.
Author: GRETCHEN REYNOLDS
Posted: February 21, 2018, 11:00 am
The grocery chain’s deal and the retail giant’s drop in profits are the latest signs of the pressure that Amazon is putting on traditional businesses.
Author: MICHAEL CORKERY and CHAD BRAY
Posted: February 21, 2018, 2:12 am
Lack of dental care through Medicaid not only harms people’s health, but has negative economic implications as well.
Author: AUSTIN FRAKT
Posted: February 20, 2018, 11:43 pm
At the annual meeting of the American Psychoanalytic Association, the seminars covered the quantum hologram (huh?) and President Trump.
Author: PENELOPE GREEN
Posted: February 20, 2018, 7:39 pm
They spend hours torqued to the left as they speed around a tight oval. As a result, their bodies are asymmetrical, with much of their right sides bulkier.
Author: JOHN BRANCH
Posted: February 20, 2018, 2:09 pm
Paul Ryan, Bernie Sanders and others stated facts and falsehoods in the wake of the Parkland Shooting.
Author: LINDA QIU and JUSTIN BANK
Posted: February 20, 2018, 1:17 am
Scientists are racing to understand why immunotherapy drugs have worked for a few cancer patients when the medicines should have had no effect.
Author: GINA KOLATA
Posted: February 19, 2018, 9:32 pm
Many streaming video providers offer movies and television shows with embedded text descriptions for those who cannot hear the words being spoken.
Author: J. D. BIERSDORFER
Posted: February 19, 2018, 2:00 pm
Although teenage pregnancy rates have declined, too many teens still use birth control methods incorrectly or inconsistently.
Author: JANE E. BRODY
Posted: February 19, 2018, 11:00 am
Avoiding non-biodegradable sunscreen may be the one solution to coral bleaching travelers have the most immediate and direct influence over.
Author: ELAINE GLUSAC
Posted: February 19, 2018, 10:00 am
A suspect was charged after three people, including a pregnant woman, sustained minor injuries in the crash. The authorities would not comment on a motive.
Author: JACEY FORTIN
Posted: February 17, 2018, 8:03 pm
Multigenerational and shared housing arrangements are on the rise, reversing a decades-long trend.
Author: PAULA SPAN
Posted: February 17, 2018, 1:35 pm
Her multiple births set a record in 1985, and they led to a medical ordeal, early deaths, a lawsuit and a flood of media attention.
Author: DANIEL E. SLOTNIK
Posted: February 16, 2018, 8:44 pm
The disease, carried by rodents, is sometimes mild but can lead to hemorrhagic fever and death. W.H.O. has sent additional staff to help contain the outbreak.
Author: DONALD G. McNEIL Jr.
Posted: February 16, 2018, 7:15 pm
In higher-latitude cities like Boston, inadequate UVB limits vitamin D synthesis for at least a few months during the winter.
Author: ALICE CALLAHAN
Posted: February 16, 2018, 11:00 am
The Swiss Olympic delegation, which did not identify the athletes or their sport, said they were sequestered and no longer had symptoms.
Author: MOTOKO RICH
Posted: February 16, 2018, 7:57 am
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