January 11, 2022

End-of-Life Conversations Can Be Hard, but Your Loved Ones Will Thank You

By Deborah Carr, Boston University Death – along with taxes – is one of life’s few certainties. Despite this inevitability, most people dread thinking and talking […]
January 12, 2022

Ask KHN-PolitiFact: Is My Cloth Mask Good Enough? The 2022 Edition

By Victoria Knight, Kaiser Health News The highly transmissible omicron variant is sweeping the U.S., causing a huge spike in covid-19 cases and overwhelming many hospital […]
January 12, 2022

Hashimoto’s Disease Brought the Curtain Down on My Career As a Soloist in the NYC Ballet

As told to Erica Rimlinger January is Thyroid Awareness Month. From my first ballet class at the age of 3, the only thing I wanted to […]
January 13, 2022

Preterm Delivery Puts Moms at Risk, Too

Debora Grandison was 26 weeks pregnant with her second child and enjoying lunch with coworkers on a typical workday. “Suddenly, I felt the baby drop,” she […]