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Gun Owners and Gun Safety Advocates Find Common Ground
Even people opposed to gun laws are concerned their guns could be used in a suicide, making certain gun safety measures attractive.
CBD Will Cure What(ever) Ails You
The wild and far-ranging health claims about CBD -- a product of hemp, not marijuana, -- are unsubstantiated. The FDA needs to weigh in.
YouTube Channels Promote Junk Food
Millions of kids see the posts kid influencers put up on social media. It's a new way to advertise unhealthy foods to children.
Reproductive Rights Benefit Babies' Health
States offering comprehensive family planning have infant birth weights that are healthier than those of states with restrictive policies.
Do Colds Offer COVID-19 Protection?
Colds and viral pneumonia are common coronaviruses. If you've been infected by either, it may help protect you from the novel coronavirus.
The Worst Kind of Optimists
Some people think they are not at risk for COVID-19 and can ignore restrictions because they haven't gotten gotten it yet. Big mistake.
The Good Mask Mandates Do
Masks are contentious, but they really do reduce COVID-19 transmission. A Canadian study traces how cases dropped as regulations expanded.
The Promise of Online Grocery Shopping
Shopping for food online could be a great way to read labels and get nutrition information. But it's not always working out that way -- yet.
Face Shields v. Face Masks
What's the best way to prevent the spread of potentially virus-laden droplets? Engineers put two types of face coverings to the test.
A COVID-19 Comprehension Test
Most journals and public health agencies make their coverage of information on COVID freely available. But not everyone can understand it.
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