Maggie Puniewska

Allergies

Which Allergy Meds Are the Most Effective?

From Zyrtec to Flonase, here's how to find the pill or spray that will be most effective for treating your seasonal allergy symptoms.
Maggie Puniewska
10.9.18
anxiety

Millennials Are Really Anxious About Retirement

More than 60 percent of millennials don't even have a retirement savings account.
Maggie Puniewska
5.9.18
addiction

Running Might Be an Effective Way to Help Smokers Quit

This new quit-smoking technique has a higher success rate.
Maggie Puniewska
2.15.18
Persuasion

There's a Strategy to Persuade Climate Change Deniers

First you need the right set of arguments.
Maggie Puniewska
11.8.17
Sobriety Check

Your Hangovers Really Are Getting Worse With Age

And it's not just your liver falling down on the job.
Maggie Puniewska
9.28.17
Asking for a friend

Do I Really Need to Wash My Hands Every Time I Pee?

We can all afford to be more eco-conscious, but the bathroom is not the place to cut back.
Maggie Puniewska
9.27.17
STDs

Why Is the HIV Vaccine Taking So Long?

For one thing, HIV doesn't play by the rules.
Maggie Puniewska
8.25.17
united states of addiction

Coroners Might Be Hiding the Truth About Overdose Deaths

Deaths aren’t always ruled as overdoses, even when they are.
Maggie Puniewska
6.19.17
mental health

The Prison System Is Designed to Ignore Mental Illness

Negligence, delays in diagnosis, and flat-out abuse are rampant.
Maggie Puniewska
6.1.17
mental health

We Asked What It's Like to Have a Mental Illness in Prison

"I didn’t need medication. I needed someone to talk to."
Maggie Puniewska
5.30.17
ask an expert

We Asked Scientists Why Clowns Freak Us the Hell Out

Since there's a new It coming out, we thought we'd get mentally prepared.
Maggie Puniewska
4.26.17
Rude Awakenings

The Science Behind Your Very Worst Dreams

Nightmares may have evolutionary origins.
Maggie Puniewska
4.6.17
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