Medicine

Antibacterial Soap

The growing concern over the safety of antibacterial soaps makes for a slippery situation. But might this bacteria-killing all-star cause more harm than good?

No doubt you've heard about the Affordable Care Act (aka "Obamacare") and the related government shutdown. But "hearing about it" and "understanding it" are two very different things. To help, we've rounded up a bunch of resources that break down what's happening to health insurance, how it will affect your life, and what this has to do with shutting down the government.

Is it possible to create a real human ear from a 3D printer? We examine one lab who claims to have created one of the first successful versions. Read on to find out how — and if — we'll be printing our health in the near future.

For some women, reaching orgasm may be as difficult as reaching Nirvana. Now, there’s a new nasal spray called Tefina that claims to help women attain their sexual needs.

Alternative Therapies

A host of complementary therapies are gaining popularity as alternatives to conventional care. We break down the hows and whys behind these treatment options.

“Exact ingredients unknown” may be an appropriate label for many diet pills on the market. With potentially dangerous compounds in the mix, the safety of weight loss pills is definitely in question.

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Some bodies like it hot, especially when trying to fight off germs. When the heat is on, the body creates an environment where germs find it hard to survive.

“Exact ingredients unknown” may be an appropriate label for many diet pills on the market. With potentially dangerous compounds in the mix, the safety of weight loss pills is definitely in question.

Alternative Therapies

A host of complementary therapies are gaining popularity as alternatives to conventional care. We break down the hows and whys behind these treatment options.

For some women, reaching orgasm may be as difficult as reaching Nirvana. Now, there’s a new nasal spray called Tefina that claims to help women attain their sexual needs.

Is it possible to create a real human ear from a 3D printer? We examine one lab who claims to have created one of the first successful versions. Read on to find out how — and if — we'll be printing our health in the near future.

No doubt you've heard about the Affordable Care Act (aka "Obamacare") and the related government shutdown. But "hearing about it" and "understanding it" are two very different things. To help, we've rounded up a bunch of resources that break down what's happening to health insurance, how it will affect your life, and what this has to do with shutting down the government.

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