This Is Why Small Talk Makes Some People So Anxious
A therapist's advice for how to get over it.
MDMA Mimics a Genetic Disorder Called 'Cocktail Party Syndrome'
Williams syndrome is often called the opposite of autism—so researchers believe MDMA could help people on the autism spectrum.
How to Tell if Your Dog is Happy
Here are ten things people get wrong about the way Fido feels.
Everything We Know About E-Cigarettes So Far
Is vaping bad for you? Is it safer than smoking regular cigarettes? Can e-cigarettes help you quit? And other questions, answered.
Getting Oral Sex While Pregnant Could Mess With the Baby
What most OB-GYNs aren't telling their patients about sex during their third trimester.
'Phantom Pregnancy' Is One of the Most Bizarre Medical Mysteries
Her abdomen had swollen up like a pregnant woman’s and she looked like she could give birth any minute. But there was no baby.
There’s Only One Correct Way to Measure a Penis
Breaking: Penis length is shorter when people aren't self-reporting.
A New Flushable Pregnancy Test Could Help Women in Abusive Relationships
The little plastic test hasn't changed in years and this eco-friendly version is winning in more ways than one.
Why Do Edibles Give You A Different High Than Smoking?
The scientific explanation, plus how to avoid a bad edibles experience.
Depressed People Use These Words More Often
They're not always negative words.
Why Can't I Stop Thinking About Someone I Barely Dated?
For one thing, new relationships literally alter your brain chemistry.
Fish Skin Healed Bears’ Paws Burned in the California Fires
A veterinarian remembered a story about doctors treating human burns with tilapia skin.