Sneaky Salmonella and More

Know the risks of pets beyond dogs and cats

By Tara Haelle

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Dogs and Cats and Allergies

Do furry creatures increase – or decrease – the risk of allergy?

by Tara Haelle


Nutrient Needs in Pregnancy

What you need, what you don’t, what we don’t know

by Tara Haelle

I Am Mental Illness

The gift of depression and mood disorder

What do you do when your illness feeds your success?

by Sarah Boon

Not knowing

There will be a next time, another severe and major depression. 

by Nobody


Depressing genes

Can depression be a matter of genetic fate?

by Siobhan Mitchell



Getting To Know Myself Through DNA Testing

The undiscovered countries lying within our cells

by Patricia Valoy


Ladies? It gets better

Emily Graslie promises.

by Emily Willingham

Photo courtesy of Fotolia.

Leave no vagina behind

Painful intercourse after menopause has solutions

by Tara Haelle

Women In Science


Notable Women in Science: A Few Modern Biochemists

Three scientists went where life took them.
Written by Adrienne Roehrich, Chemistry Editor

Image in the public domain, courtesy International Mathematical Union.

Back When Math Was Fun

Reflecting on my own math journey after Maryam Mirzakhani’s Fields Medal

By Tara Haelle

Notable Scientists: Those Overlooked

Five women in the history of science who have been overlooked
Written by Adrienne M. Roehrich, Chemistry Editor

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