The best meals follow 3 rules

Editor’s Note: This is part of an ongoing series that takes a closer look at eating disorders, disordered eating and relationships with food and body image. CNN  —  There can…

The Father of the Abortion Pill

After RU-486’s approval, Dr. Elisabeth Aubény, an obstetrician-gynecologist, said her hospital gave it to appreciative patients, but also encountered protesters who chained themselves to operating tables. Beginning in the 1980s,…

Flu activity peaked without post-holiday spike in cases, but respiratory virus season is still in full swing

CNN  —  Flu continues to be very prevalent in the US, but the first wave of the season – which swept through the country weeks earlier than usual – appears…

How to restart your New York’s resolutions

Editor’s Note: Award-winning behavioral scientist Katy Milkman is the James G. Dinan Professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, author of “How to Change: The Science of…

Focused ultrasounds: How the noninvasive brain surgery works

CNN  —  Undergoing clinical trials around the world is a brain surgery that doesn’t need an incision or produce any blood yet drastically improves the lives of people with essential…

Why no Pi? Variants are still stuck on Omicron even as coronavirus continues to mutate

CNN  —  You may have heard that there’s a new Omicron spinoff that’s quickly gaining ground in the United States. Maybe you wanted to ask your doctor about it or…

Aging can be reversed in mice. Are people next?

CNN  —  In Boston labs, old, blind mice have regained their eyesight, developed smarter, younger brains and built healthier muscle and kidney tissue. On the flip side, young mice have…

What is bacterial meningitis, the illness that killed Jeff Beck?

CNN  —  After contracting bacterial meningitis, legendary rock guitarist Jeff Beck died Wednesday at the age of 78, according to a statement posted to his official social media accounts and…

Fentanyl Helps Push Overdose Deaths to Record Level in New York City

The first time Reneé Jones overdosed on drugs last year, she was at her daughter’s Bronx apartment and had gotten up to get one of her seven grandchildren a cup…

US cancer death rate drops 33% since 1991, partly due to advances in treatment, early detection and less smoking, new report says

CNN  —  The rate of people dying from cancer in the United States has continuously declined over the past three decades, according to a new report from the American Cancer…