Health

Science
Neanderthal discovery reveals an important lesson for human gut health
Elana Spivack
Mind and Body
Gut study reveals DNA changes in bacteria may alter how the body absorbs fat
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Mind and Body
Amish DNA study reveals why some people are less prone to heart disease
Nick Keppler
Science
As Omicron emerges in the US, here’s what we can learn from last time
Nick Lucchesi
Science
NASA restores Hubble spectrograph and more: Understand the world in 9 images
Bryan Lawver
Mind and Body
Why are scientists worried about omicron? 5 vital facts about the variant
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
Exercise has one overlooked evolutionary benefit for humans
Nick Lucchesi
Mind and Body
6 ways processed foods wreak havoc on the body
Jennifer Walter
Mind and Body
Is too much seafood bad for you? New study challenges mercury link
Nick Keppler
Mind and Body
Evolutionary biologists reveal how exercise unlocks human longevity
Nick Keppler
Mind and Body
“Listening” to your gut has one hidden health benefit
Nick Lucchesi
Science
Stress can influence your genes: Here’s how to fight back
Divya Mehta
Science
The scientific reason why it’s so hard to stick to a diet
Ashley Gearhardt
Mind and Body
The psychological reason you’re too sad to read the news
Neill Fitzpatrick
Mind and Body
Gut health could prevent one of the most worrying Covid-19 side effects
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Mind and Body
Can you have a "Super Gut"? A controversial doctor thinks he has the answer
Nick Keppler
Mind and Body
The 8 best workout pants for men
Steven Rowe
Mind and Body
Why the gut may be the human “first brain”
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Mind and Body
Scientists debunk a popular myth about overtraining and weight gain
John Hough
Mind and Body
Shoutout to the magical human gut microbiome
Claire Cameron
Mind and Body
This one nutritional strategy can benefit gut health — and fight inflammation
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Mind and Body
Gut science: One problematic emotion may play an outsize role in gut health
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Culture
Is gratitude good for you? 7 beneficial side-effects, according to science
Claire Cameron
Science
NASA's DART launch and more: Understand the world through 9 images
Bryan Lawver
Mind and Body
Can vaccines help protect the gut? Fungus study hints at future treatments
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Mind and Body
7 ways feeling thankful boosts mental and physical health
Jennifer Walter
Mind and Body
Fat cells carry “payloads” that trigger aggressiveness in cancer cells
Nick Keppler
Mind and Body
Covid-19 and the holiday season: Tests, travel, and vaccine questions answered
Katie MacBride
Science
Strange study hints at how to make the brain younger
Nick Lucchesi
Mind and Body
Western diets may have a pernicious side-effect on the gut microbiome — study
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Mind and Body
Recipes to boost gut health: 2 delicious, science-backed dishes
Madeline Muzzi
Mind and Body
Gut study uncovers a surprising role for immune cells in nutrient absorption
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Mind and Body
One form of fasting may be best to fight inflammation — study
Nick Keppler
Mind and Body
Gut study reveals a “mind-blowing" strategy to reverse aging in the brain
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Innovation
One ignored factor is cited as making Mars feel like home
Nick Lucchesi
Mind and Body
The “disappearing” human microbiome — and the fraught push to preserve it
Sophie Putka
Mind and Body
Gut study suggests one behavior matters more than genes for long-term health
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Mind and Body
Magic mushroom study hints psilocybin repairs alcohol-induced brain damage
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
Scientists link 2 gut microbes to hormone-fueled cancer
Jocelyn Solis-Moreira
Mind and Body
What is the gut?
Sarah Sloat
Mind and Body
What foods boost gut health? A doctor reveals the biggest mistake you can make
Madeline Muzzi
Mind and Body
Gut Week
Jake Kleinman
Culture
Americans are repeating one mistake from 1918
Nick Lucchesi
Mind and Body
36 genius things that help you get better sleep for less than $30 on Amazon
Cristina Sanza
Mind and Body
Seasonal affective disorder: 3 ways to reduce depression in the cold months
Harriet Bowyer
Mind and Body
Daylight savings time: 5 reasons we should keep it forever
Steve Calandrillo
Mind and Body
How to get good at exercise: The secret is right in front of you
Sam Reiss
Mind and Body
Has Covid-19 changed our relationship to drugs? The answer is complicated
Sofia Quaglia
Mind and Body
Does smell training work for Covid-19 anosmia? Here's what scientists know
Katie MacBride
Mind and Body
Covid-19: We're already forgetting the best lesson from the 1918 pandemic
Katie MacBride