Who Gets Health In Old Age? Rich White People

It’s often said that Americans are living “longer, healthier lives,” and while that’s true overall, white wealthy people are still far more likely to enjoy good health than other demographics in old age. A new research letter published in JAMA…

6 Delicious & Healthy One-Bowl Meals

I don’t know why, but food just seems more appealing when served in a bowl. From hearty salads to cozy soups, these one-bowl wonders are all easy to make and good for you, too. The dish is really three stand-alone…

Dear Cancer, You Greedy Bastard

You killed my sister Jill, the other day, you sick f*ck. You cut her down in the prime of her life when you invaded her eyeball. One week after that diagnosis, she had her eye removed. Some wonderful artist somewhere…

How Bacteria Could Protect Tumors From Anticancer Drugs

Cancers have unwitting allies: the healthy cells that surround them. Several groups of scientists have now found that normal cells can inadvertently release substances that shield their malignant neighbors from anticancer drugs. That would explain why even targeted therapies —…