February 22, 2022

A Preventive Double Mastectomy Helped Me Fight Breast Cancer Before It Could Attack

As told to Nicole Audrey Spector February is National Cancer Prevention Month. I was 18 years old when my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer. I’ll […]
February 23, 2022

Lung Cancer Kills an Alarming Number of Women — But There’s Hope

In 2013, Ivy Elkins started feeling a worsening pain in her neck and an odd pain in her elbow. Eventually, she was unable to even straighten […]
February 23, 2022

The ACA guarantees full contraceptive coverage. Why are women getting denied?

As Whitney* approached the end of her medical residency more than two years ago, she discovered a new birth control device that seemed like a perfect […]
February 23, 2022

Think Therapy Is Navel-Gazing? Think Again

By Steven Sandage, Boston University Midway through a recent lecture about my psychology research, a bright graduate student voiced a familiar question. “I have heard psychotherapy […]