The most common setting where dogs drown is in swimming pools.
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When we think about what we leave behind as grandparents, we hope we will have transmitted lessons about kindness, justice, strength and confidence, the boundless nature of love.
What is “vaginal atrophy,” and how can you stop it?
People who start running competitively in their 50s can become as swift and well-muscled as older runners who have trained lifelong.
Traditional gifts for a fourth anniversary are fruit and flowers. Things with short lives; things easily bruised.
Those with T.G.A. do not experience any alteration in consciousness or abnormal movements. Only the ability to lay down memories is affected.
Attributing divine blessing to a sneeze may serve various functions when ordinary explanations are lacking.
“The stockings don’t look very good but I’ve decided to change my attitude about that and say they are chic,” one patient writes.
You could read a dozen articles to improve your love life, but if you don’t use any of it, why bother? Here’s how to put that good advice to use.
She expected to give birth on Christmas Day. What happened instead was too hard to explain.
Versions of the drug have been found to contain low levels of a carcinogen. But it’s still on pharmacy shelves. Here’s what you need to know.
More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Missouri reported the eighth death linked to vaping during this summer’s crisis.
A woman thinks that her female colleague’s low-cut slacks are inappropriate for the workplace. Should she say something?
Infants and toddlers should not be given soda, chocolate milk or other sweetened drinks, according to strict new guidelines.
The Modern Love podcast revisits an essay about love in the digital age.
Even in apparently healthy adolescents, signs of inflammation may portend premature death in adulthood.
Your child no longer likes your taste in clothes? Four tips for keeping your cool.
Virtual reality is still niche, but a growing crop of VR games with a fitness element may inspire people to pick up a headset. Here’s what to know before you get started.
Joel Klein proposed to Cathy Quon while she was on a hospital gurney. They married three weeks later, just before her pancreatic cancer surgery.
Modern Love in miniature, featuring reader-submitted stories of no more than 100 words.
We regret to inform you that you need to make small talk with your co-workers. Here’s how to master it.
The class of antibiotics called fluoroquinolones (Cipro, Levaquin and others) may increase the risk of heart valve problems.
Why must the bathroom continue to be fraught?
Open-plan seating. Brainstorming sessions. Shudder.
Research on in-flight emergencies suggests that parents should pack pediatric medicines in their carry-on bags and keep children out of aisle seats.
As the authorities work to understand the spate of vaping-related lung illnesses, a small-town drug bust offers a closer look at the vast black market for vaping supplies.
The bill, if signed by the governor, would mark a new way of giving women access to abortion as conservative states tighten restrictions.
Sometimes you give it your all, and sometimes you just run.