The Conversation

Politics

Republican women are just fine, thank you, with being Republican

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Health News

Why did the flu kill 80,000 Americans last year?

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Opioids

Dispatches from the morgue: Toxicology tests don't tell the whole story of the opioid epidemic

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Opinion

The Catholic Church's grim history of ignoring priestly pedophilia – and silencing would-be whistleblowers

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Health News

Why older skin heals with less scarring

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Wellness

The blissful and bizarre world of ASMR

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Technology

Drexel labs: Spray-on antennas unlock communication of the future

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Workplace

Here's how Trump-era politics are affecting worker morale – and what managers can do about it

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Education

5 math skills your child needs to get ready for kindergarten

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Race Relations

Are today's white kids less racist than their grandparents?

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Health Stories

Death count debates overshadow the real story: Hurricane Maria was partly a human-made disaster

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Hacking

Why the Russians might hack the Boy Scouts next

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Mental Health

6 questions you can ask a loved one to help screen for suicide risk

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Health News

Simple blood test could read people's internal clock

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Opinion

Campaign season is moving into high gear – your vote may not count as much as you think

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Politics

Happy midterms! Here's a rundown of the best political zingers in history

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Higher Education

Penn State president, others on how to make college more affordable

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Science

Why you can literally smell rain coming

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Opinion

Child pornography may make a comeback after court ruling guts regulations protecting minors

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Public Safety

Cameras can catch cars that run red lights, but that doesn't make streets safer

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Illness

Flip a switch and shut down seizures?

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Opinion

How the federal government came to control your car's fuel economy

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Parenting

How new fathers use social media to make sense of their roles

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Opinion

Can you be Christian and support the death penalty?

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Illness

Genetic testing: Should I get tested for Alzheimer's risk?

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Illness

Alan Alda living with Parkinson's – a neurologist explains treatment advances

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Wellness

The lifesaving power of gratitude (or, why you should write that thank you note)

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Health News

Arrested development: Can we improve cardiac arrest survival in hospitals?

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Health News

Scared of CRISPR? 40 years on, IVF shows how fears of new medical technology can fade

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Illness

The thrill of curing hepatitis C and the pain of watching the disease surge with opioid abuse

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Opinion

How the Russian government used disinformation and cyber warfare in 2016 election – an ethical hacker explains

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Health News

Why are there so many suckers? A neuropsychologist explains

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Business

Truck drivers are overtired, overworked and underpaid

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Science

Lending a helping paw: Will dogs aid a person in need?

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Mental Health

Reeling from the news? Train your brain to feel better with these 4 techniques

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Opinion

How Congress could have prevented Trump's Helsinki fiasco

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Opinion

Having a baby is costly and confusing, even for a health policy expert

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Health Studies

ATMs dispense more than money: The dirt and dope that's on your cash

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Opinion

Does thinking you look fat affect how much money you earn?

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Opinion

Are you suddenly interested in the Supreme Court? You're not alone

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Opinion

Triclosan, often maligned, may have a good side — treating cystic fibrosis infections

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Opinion

To improve digital well-being, put your phone down and talk to people

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Opinion

Mourning death by suicide: How you can provide support for the bereaved

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Opinion

Alcohol's health benefits hard to prove, but harms are easy to document

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Opinion

What is it about yawning?

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Opinion

How to build a better, safer, more welcoming hospital

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