Self Care

Super-Uncomfortable STD Conversation Just Got Less Uncomfortable with New App

A new social networking site lets users upload info about their STDs. Here are some other ways to broach the conversation virtually no one wants to Read...
Nikki Gloudeman   |   02.18.14   |   SHARE
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Christin Cooper’s Interview of Bode Miller: Hard-hitting Journalism or Generally D*ck Move?

In the interview now heard ‘round the world, NBC’s Christin Cooper drove bronze medalist US Olympic skier Bode Read...
Kate Zaliznock   |   02.17.14   |   SHARE

New Chinese Baby Hatches Enable Safe Abandonment: Marvelous or Monstrous?

A tinkle of a soft bell and a quick wave goodbye are all that many Chinese mothers are leaving behind. In response to more than 10,000 abandoned Read...
Kate Zaliznock   |   02.17.14   |   SHARE

She's Baaaaaack: "Princeton Mom" Susan Patton Offends Everybody But Us with Her Latest Marriage Blather

“Princeton Mom” Susan Patton is back in the news after publishing a Valentine’s Day piece in the Read...
Kate Zaliznock   |   02.15.14   |   SHARE

New Avian Flu Reminds Us a Global Pandemic Could Kill Us All, Obama Bolsters Biosecurity

World War Z, 28 Weeks Later, Outbreak, Contagion, The Bay . . . there’s no shortage of movies about Read...
Jane Jones   |   02.15.14   |   SHARE

Glorious Newsflash: Eating Chocolate Will Not Make You a Fat Miserable Old Maid

The New York Times is the latest outlet to make us feel guilty for loving chocolate. But how can it be so wrong when it feels so right? Read...
Nikki Gloudeman   |   02.14.14   |   SHARE

The EU Could Ban Chanel No. 5, Marilyn Monroe Turns Over in Grave

While some of us love a good whiff of eau de armpit au naturale, most of us shy away from our body's potent – and sometimes nose-singeing – stench Read...
Kate Zaliznock   |   02.13.14   |   SHARE