‘Brilliant,’ 41 and Lost to AIDS: The Theater World Asks Why

Mr. Friedman’s death from complications of H.I.V./AIDS has rattled the theater world, both because he...

Epidurals Do Not Prolong Labor

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In New Test for Obamacare, Iowa Seeks to Abandon Marketplace

In Des Moines on Tuesday, Gov. Kim Reynolds told reporters that her team was in...

Doubtful Science Behind Arguments to Restrict Birth Control Access

The ending date of 2002, even though we have much more current data, is also...

Can the U.S. Repair Its Health Care While Keeping Its Innovation Edge?

Perhaps most important, this country offers a large market in which patients, organizations and government...

New Blood Pressure Guidelines for Children

For children, the definition of normal blood pressure is not based on a simple reading...

The Latest on Lice – The New York Times

The American Academy of Pediatrics put out its latest clinical report on head lice in...

Fear the Blanket, Not the Germs

But as the baby I call Bartola (as an affectionate nod to the former Mets...

As Cancer Tears Through Africa, Drug Makers Draw Up a Battle Plan

Slow ProgressEven with cheaper drugs, progress against cancer in Africa will be slower than it...

What’s a Science Reporter to Do When Sound Evidence Isn’t Sound?

I knew that an article on sonic weapons would be very different from the ones...