The U.S. Health-Care System Found a Way to Make Peanuts Cost $4,200
by James Hamblin on September 13, 2019 at 4:12 pm
A new, billion-dollar pharmaceutical to treat peanut allergies is up for approval. It’s simply peanut flour.
A Woman’s AncestryDNA Test Revealed a Medical Secret
by Sarah Zhang on September 13, 2019 at 11:00 am
As a cancer patient, she had received cord-blood cells from an anonymous donor. The DNA from those cells led her to him.
The Health-Care Debate Gets Nasty
by Olga Khazan on September 13, 2019 at 2:09 am
In the latest Democratic presidential debate, the candidates stopped being polite and started getting real.
Vaping Falls in Trump’s Crosshairs
by Amanda Mull on September 11, 2019 at 7:53 pm
A national ban on flavored e-cigarettes is coming.
The Trouble With America’s Water
by Olga Khazan on September 11, 2019 at 2:30 pm
Lead-tainted drinking water is not only a problem in Flint and Newark.