Body and Mind

A calorie is not just a calorie. High-fat dairy might be good for you. We explore what the latest nutrition research tells us about diet and weight. Read More...

Many people spend time and energy trying to escape from unpleasant thoughts and feelings, but could they have a useful purpose? Read more...

Getting older is inevitable, but can we improve the way we age?  Read more...

A possible cause of your achy-breaky heart? Your emotional well-being. Dr. Sandeep Jauhar explains the connection between feelings and the health of your heart. Read More...

Is there a benefit to understanding our darker side? Read More...

Why is the United States the biggest exporter of plasma in the world? Read More...

Are you worrying about the wrong things? Researchers explain why we need to stop stressing about rare events, and focus our attention on more commonplace risks. Read More...

For a long time, we didn’t know much about hormones. But once people discovered what these chemicals could do, there was an awful lot of (mostly warranted) excitement. Read More...

What if our friends are responsible for the way our brains work? You might be a little more picky about who you hang out with. Read More...

Rachel Herz explains how the brain affects our relationship with food, even without us knowing it. Read More...

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