Stories of the myriad ways the web affects our health, and what to do about it. Here, we explain the latest news about whether your favorite food is going to kill you or not. Or sometimes we’re just gushing about the latest sex toy.
110 child health experts ask Facebook to discontinue Messenger Kids
Experts say the app is 'irresponsible' and that kids aren't ready for it.
Vaping is safer than smoking—but long-term concerns remain, report finds
The report says e-cigs generate a net public health benefit in the short term.
The Trump administration just made its latest move to defund Planned Parenthood
This marks one year of Trump's tirade on abortion rights.
This men’s health app keeps track of your ‘boner streaks’
There is now an app for literally everything.
AI can be used to detect diseases in their early stages, study finds
If humans can do it, so can AI.
Can you be body positive if you hate your own body?
How to move past believing all bodies are equal—except yours.
Massachusetts mandates copay-free birth control
This protects women even if Trump were to further roll back Obamacare coverage.
Pop-up restaurant fights stigma with HIV-positive chefs
Let's end the HIV myths with a delicious, risk-free pappardelle.
Apple Watch can detect sleep apnea and hypertension, study shows
And it only used heart rate and step count to do so.
Fear of boobs should not stop you from giving women CPR
A new study shows just how little we understand women's bodies.
It’s still illegal in Ohio to not tell your partner your HIV diagnosis before sex
The Ohio Supreme Court shut down the argument that the law violates free speech.
5 ways to show support for World Mental Health Day
More than 300 million people suffer from depression.
Nearly half of all abortions worldwide are unsafe, report finds
That's 25 million unsafe abortions per year.