Rachel Crowell

Getting Old

Do Hangovers Really Get Worse With Age?

What seems like common knowledge — that getting older means hangovers get worse — doesn’t really hold up on close inspection.

Going Bald

What Causes Hair Loss? And How To Stop It Before You Go Bald

In a market flooded with hair loss “solutions,” beware of ineffective and unproven treatments.

Neurodiversity

When Should You Tell Your Kid About Their Autism? As Soon As Possible.

The earlier a child finds out about their autism, the better their quality of life.

Neurodiversity

Vitamins Could Actually Help Children With ADHD, Study Says

56% of kids who took micronutrients had less severe ADHD symptoms.

Autism

3 Big Mistakes Parents Of Autistic Kids Make — And How To Avoid Them

Hint: Don't try and make them "less autistic."

Parenting

How to Spot Autism Masking in Kids — And What to Do About It

When autistic kids feel like they have to act differently to fit in, their mental health suffers.

Health

ADHD and Autism Aren’t The Same, But They Are Closely Related

What to know — and do — if you think your child may be showing signs of one or both conditions.

Health

“Special Needs” Is a Euphemism That Hurts Disabled Kids

Disabled people have called for the end of the term. Research shows the harm it causes.