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soundtrack to your life
soundtrack to your life

Should You Pull a 'Baby Driver' and Use Music to Drown Out Your Tinnitus?

Tinnitus, the chronic ringing in your ears when no sound is present, can be extremely distressing.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.2.17
DONT TRY THIS AT HOME
DONT TRY THIS AT HOME

People Are Buying Fish Antibiotics Because They Can’t Afford Human Ones

”My fish got bronchitis the first week of a new job.”
Kaleigh Rogers
7.31.17
looking under rocks
looking under rocks

Slug Mucus Is So Sticky, It Inspired a New Kind of Surgical Glue

These super strong medical adhesives can be used to patch tissue defects or help wounds heal.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.27.17
surprise
surprise

Big Pharma Policies on Sharing Research Are Super Shady

A new review published in the British Medical Journal found policies were really varied.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.27.17
The Noise
The Noise

Noise Pollution Hits Segregated Cities Hardest

A new study explores the unequal burden of noise on communities across the US.
Ankita Rao
7.25.17
Open Internet
Open Internet

Losing Net Neutrality Could Cripple Abortion Rights

In the past, telecom companies have tried to censor abortion rights campaigns.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.13.17
Don't Eat This
Don't Eat This

Viral Livestream Poisoning Highlights the Risks of Wellness Trends

Natural does not always mean healthy.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.6.17
NETFLIX
NETFLIX

Netflix Just Released the Eating Disorder Movie We Don’t Need

It's time for pop culture to grasp the realities of this life-threatening mental illness.
Ankita Rao
6.23.17
they see me rollin
they see me rollin

Watch As These Exoskeletons Auto-Adjust To People’s Steps

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon created an algorithm that lets the exoskeleton evolve midstep.
Kaleigh Rogers
6.22.17
Go Goop Yourself
Go Goop Yourself

A Former Naturopath Told Us How She Sold a Detox Scam

Britt Hermes is a former naturopath who recently blogged about how easy it was to convince people to buy unnecessary detox regimens.
Kaleigh Rogers
6.21.17
Flint
Flint

‘Historic’ Flint Manslaughter Charges Will Change How We Prosecute Environmental Crimes

Is this a tipping point for environmental law?
Ankita Rao
6.15.17
mental health
mental health

'Side Effects May Include': The Search for an Antidepressant That Works

It's hard to find the right medication for depression when doctors still don't understand the science behind it.
Kaleigh Rogers
6.14.17