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Getting Old

Do Hangovers Really Get Worse With Age?

ByRachel Crowell

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

ByRachel Crowell

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


6 Reasons Parents Don’t Need To Worry About Monkeypox Right Now

ByTyler Santora

And how to know when it is time to worry.


COVID FAQs: Parents Ask, The White House Answers

ByTyler Santora

Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff and Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy answer parents' questions about the state of the COVID-19 pandemic.


Are Allergies Hereditary? The Science Of Allergies, Explained

ByElizabeth Hlavinka

Allergies can be inherited, but there are ways to lower the risk of developing them.


What Does Weed Do To Your Brain And Body?

ByMelaina Juntti

A play-by-play on what happens when you smoke pot or take an edible.

Getting High

Indica Vs Sativa And Beyond: The Best Types Of Weed For Parents

ByCameron LeBlanc

The right kind of cannabis can restore after a tough week or make playtime even more fun. Here's what parents should look for.


How To Get A Medical Marijuana Card

ByCameron LeBlanc

While different states have different laws, the process is pretty similar no matter where you live.


Young Potheads Become Pothead Parents, Study Says

ByJoshua A. Krisch

Even though people cut back on marijuana when they become parents, many continue to take the occasional puff.


How Long Does Weed Stay In Your System?

ByTyler Santora

Whether for work or custody, some seemingly legal marijuana users need to beat a system that is at odds with itself. Here's what you need to know.


Is Weed Bad For You? A Close Look At The Risks And Benefits Of Marijuana

ByTyler Santora

Here's what the science really says about cannabis.


Even Mild COVID Can Do Serious Damage To The Lungs, Heart, And Brain

ByHannah Thomasy

Just because you didn’t get long COVID the first time you were infected doesn’t mean you’ll get lucky a second time.

Sexy Science

Charley Horses During Sex: Why Missionary-Style Pain Hits Older Men

ByLauren Vinopal

As men get older and last a little longer, they find themselves cramping up.


Why Do We Cry Tears Of Joy? Science Explains.

ByLauren Vinopal

It may have something to do with comfort.


Marijuana Vs. Alcohol: Which Is The Better Vice For Parents?

ByTyler Santora

If you’re picking between the two, there’s a clear winner.


7 Scientific Upsides To Being A Short Guy

ByLauren Vinopal

Short guys may have it rough — but there are scientifically proven benefits, too.