This week a jury found that a man’s use of Roundup on weeds in his yard was a “substantial factor” in causing the cancer that he developed years later. But court cases are not scientific ...
Amy Schumer has thrown up 980 times since she became pregnant, she told a New York Times reporter. She has hyperemesis gravidarum, and just a few years ago, Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge ...
We all have exercises we don’t love. You all know how I feel about planks, for instance. But how many of those exercises are our least favorite just because we suck at them? After all, if you ...
Rusty nails are famously associated with tetanus, but the disease is actually caused by bacteria, and doesn’t have anything specifically to do with rust. Here’s your primer on what tetanus is ...
Are you getting your sweat on with our resistance band challenge? Good, because it’s time to take a break and cool down with some stretches. For this month’s fitness challenge, we’re going ...
While almost any exercise has a resistance band version, there are only a few exercises where the band is one of the best ways to do it. Here are some of my favorites, with a focus on upper body ...
There seem to be two kinds of gyms: the kind where everybody is doing hip thrusts, and the kind where nobody has ever heard of them. In the first, you might feel intimidated; in the second, you ...
We can rely on our phones for communication almost anywhere these days. But if you’re hiking in a truly remote area, you could end up miles from anywhere with signal. Here’s how to prepare.
Of all the common consequences of aging, none is more frightening than memory loss. Even if you’ve never helplessly watched a loved one succumb to Alzheimer’s—which I promise is worse than it ...
When my treadmill broke down a few weeks ago, I wondered how I was going to get in some regular exercise at home during the winter. I texted a friend asking for advice and she sent me a slew of (old) ...
For this month’s fitness challenge, we’re going to take on a staple of travel and at-home workouts: the versatile resistance band. You’ve probably seen them: they’re strips or tubes of rubber, and ...
The day-to-day decisions that most impact your health aren’t the ones you make in the grocery store, say, deciding between the organic and the regular apples. They’re high impact things like getting ...