New York Times

UNC Children’s Hospital Suspends Most Complex Heart Surgeries

7 ore 15 min ago
The death rate among patients with the most serious heart conditions reached nearly 50 percent, newly released data show. State and federal regulators are investigating.

UNC Children’s Hospital Suspends Most Complex Heart Surgeries

7 ore 15 min ago
The death rate among patients with the most serious heart conditions reached nearly 50 percent, newly released data show. State and federal regulators are investigating.

California Tests a Digital ‘Fire Alarm’ for Mental Distress

9 ore 3 min ago
The state is teaming up with Silicon Valley to make mental health services more available. Promises abound, and so do potential problems.

California Tests a Digital ‘Fire Alarm’ for Mental Distress

9 ore 3 min ago
The state is teaming up with Silicon Valley to make mental health services more available. Promises abound, and so do potential problems.

Excess Body Fat Tied to Fatal Prostate Cancers

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 21:57
Fat in the thighs and abdomen was associated with advanced prostate cancers.

Can Marijuana Help Cure the Opioid Crisis?

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 19:16
Sometimes appearances, or statistics, can be deceiving.

Can Marijuana Help Cure the Opioid Crisis?

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 19:16
Sometimes appearances, or statistics, can be deceiving.

‘It’s Binding or Suicide’: Transgender and Non-Binary Readers Share Their Experiences With Chest Binders

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 19:03
Readers describe the advantages and drawbacks of compressing their chests.

‘It’s Binding or Suicide’: Transgender and Non-Binary Readers Share Their Experiences With Chest Binders

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 19:03
Readers describe the advantages and drawbacks of compressing their chests.

Drug Prices Are a Populist Campaign Issue. Here Are the Latest Proposals to Lower Costs.

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 16:36
After years of public outrage, some bipartisan solutions are emerging. But whether they will make it through a divided Washington is still unclear.

Getting a Good Night’s Sleep Without Drugs

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 14:40
Alternatives to prescription drugs for insomnia offer better, safer and more long-lasting solutions, experts say.

Getting a Good Night’s Sleep Without Drugs

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 14:40
Alternatives to prescription drugs for insomnia offer better, safer and more long-lasting solutions, experts say.

‘If We Do This Right’ Maybe H.I.V. Will Be Forgotten

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 12:50
Under Demetre Daskalakis’s tenure, New York City has lowered H.I.V. transmission rates, rolled out PrEP and removed some of the stigma associated with H.I.V. and AIDS. But his work is far from done.

In the Bronze Age, Bagels Were Tiny

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 11:13
Archaeologists have identified remnants of small, round dough rings at an excavation site in Austria. But no cream cheese.

The Damage of Dad-Shaming

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 11:13
More than half of the fathers in a national poll reported being criticized about their parenting decisions.

Groundwork Is Laid for Opioids Settlement That Would Touch Every Corner of U.S.

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 05:37
Each locality in the country, from small towns to major cities, would receive a payout in a settlement with the companies who made, distributed and sold opioids.

That Sleep Tracker Could Make Your Insomnia Worse

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 05:04
Apps and trackers can flood users with confusing data, doctors say. Some warn against orthosomnia, an obsession with “perfect” sleep.

A Dad by Any Other Name

Lun, 17/06/2019 - 00:03
I was no longer a husband, and even my role as a father was modified. I was the dad who came out: the gay dad.

Breast Milk Is Teeming With Bacteria — That’s Good for the Baby

Dom, 16/06/2019 - 16:20
Breast-fed milk may nourish a baby’s microbiome in ways that bottled breast milk can’t.

Bats, Not Dogs, Are the Most Common Source of Rabies

Dom, 16/06/2019 - 16:20
In the United States, if you get bitten by a bat, get rabies shots.