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Sorry, but caffeine-infused underwear won’t actually help you lose weight
CDC confirms first Ebola case in the U.S.
4 cool tech innovations that could revolutionize sports
A soccer ball that measures its own flight path? Yeah, there’s an app for that
Not a single state decreased its obesity rate last year
This candidly powerful anti-obesity PSA is already inspiring change
Headbanging can make your brain bleed, science confirms
Had the unidentified patient gone “to a classical concert, this would not have happened.”
Study reveals how polar bears can be really fat, but totally healthy
Researchers said genes relating to the bear’s cardiovascular functions and fatty acid metabolism have mutated to let them eat a diet full of fatty meat from seals and fish without risking heart attacks or disease.
Why Mindy Kaling — not Lena Dunham — is the body positive icon of the moment
There’s something refreshingly real about this sitcom star
Vets: More pets are coming in high on pot
Maybe it’s high time you remind your four-legged friends to just say no.
There is growing scientific evidence that mindfulness meditation has genuine health benefits — and can even alter the structure of the brain, so the technique is drawing some unlikely devotees
Javaheads, rejoice: Coffee probably doesn’t dehydrate you, after all
The week’s best editorial cartoons
Admit it: You’ve probably peed in the pool at least once. It’s convenient, nobody knows, and chlorine kills all the gross stuff in urine anyway… right? WRONG!
Why you really shouldn’t pee in the pool