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News Analysis: The Shame of Fat Shaming
New York Times - Health : October 1, 2016, 12:29 pm
The effects of fat shaming and stigmatizing go well beyond hurtful remarks.
Critic's Notebook: The Sex-Ed Queens of YouTube Don’t Need a Ph.D.
New York Times - Health : September 30, 2016, 12:17 pm
A young online generation of advisers on sex and relationships is using the internet to get their message out. Their lack of credentials is a plus.
Contraceptives Tied to Depression Risk
New York Times - Health : September 30, 2016, 11:59 am
Users of hormonal contraceptives had an 80 percent increased risk of depression compared to those who didn’t use them.
New Drug for Severe Eczema Is Successful in 2 New Trials
New York Times - Health : September 30, 2016, 11:00 am
Atopic dermatitis causes itching so extreme that many patients consider suicide. In trials, most patients said symptoms waned in the first two weeks of taking a new drug.
The Rosetta Spacecraft Ends Its Mission
New York Times - Health : September 30, 2016, 6:38 am
The Rosetta spacecraft was the first to orbit a comet. It ended its mission on Friday in a crash landing.