UNBREAK MY HEART
Why Heartbreak Hurts—and How to Fix It
86% of Teens Have These Toxic Chemicals in Their Bodies
From sippy cups to plastic food-storage containers, it’s nearly impossible to avoid BPA—even though we’ve long known the dangers.
STOP CHEWING SO LOUDLY!
For People Who Hate Loud Noises, There’s a New Therapy
Up to now, a way to help those with misophonia—a sensitivity to sound—wasn’t available. Now researchers think they might have found a solution in cognitive behavioral therapy.
This Arrow Poison May Make Male Birth Control a Reality
Ouabain can stop the heart—and maybe even sperm.
California: We’ll Pay for You to Test Your Dope
Health officials are combating the rise of the synthetic opioid fentanyl with a bold but controversial policy: paying for test strips so users can check their stash.
THEN AND NOW
Are We Ready for the Next Ebola Outbreak?
The leader of the American response to the disease is worried the new administration might be leaving science behind for politics.
JUST FOR MEN
Trump’s Male Pattern Baldness Drug—Demystified
Finasteride, first used to treat prostate enlargement, has become the president’s choice to combat hair loss.
AI Scans of Preemie Baby Brains Could Block Future Disease
‘You will see the novel therapies affecting the babies within days and weeks, rather than within years.’