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Eating Disorders and Obesity


A Girl’s Suffering Drove Her Parents to Explore a New Anorexia Treatment - Washington Post

The Wrong Body: A Broken Sense of Self Underlies Eating DisordersScientific American Mind

Eating Disorders and Women Over 50 - AARP Magazine

Is Anorexia a Cultural Disease?Slate

Famines are making future generations fatThe Daily Beast




The Next West Nile Virus?Smithsonian

Modern-Day Typhoid Marys - Slate

In the Eye of the Tiger: Global spread of Asian tiger mosquito could fuel outbreaks of tropical disease in temperate regions - Science News

Stealthy, Debilitating Disease Is Poised to Sweep the United StatesNOVA Next




Can the Crowd Solve Medical Mysteries? – NOVA Next

The Silent and Growing Health Danger That All Women Need to Know AboutWomen’s Health

At-home HIV test poses dilemmas and opportunitiesThe Lancet

Child Brides, Damaged LivesJohns Hopkins Public Health Magazine

Cold War Bomb Testing Is Solving Biology’s Biggest MysteriesNOVA Next




The Man Who Rewrote the Tree of LifeNOVA Next

The Genetic Heroes that Could Cure the SickThe Daily Beast

Evolving With a Little Help from our FriendsQuanta Magazine

Hint of Life’s Start Found in a Giant VirusQuanta Magazine




At Risk for Psychosis?Scientific American Mind

Gut feelings: the future of psychiatry may be inside your stomach - The Verge

Ants Swarm Like Brains ThinkNautilus

Why Self Harm?Aeon Magazine


Other Science


Open-and-Shut Case: Do Open Access Journals Enhance Scientific Progress?Scientific American

The Sweet Smell of Chocolate: Sweat, Cabbage and BeefScientific American

How to Manage Your Digital Afterlife - Scientific American Mind

Once Upon a Mine: The Legacy of Uranium Mining in the Navajo NationEnvironmental Health Perspectives


Cool Critters


Ant Harm: Can Genetic Weapons Roll Back the Expansion of Argentine Ant Supercolonies?Scientific American

Are All Invasive Species Bad?Inside Science News Service

Animals Aging WellInside Science News Service