2011

December

Brain-Eating Amoeba | The Daily Beast, Dec. 23

Could This Be the End of Cancer?
Tumor Vaccines | Newsweek, Dec. 19

November
 
After Geron, Stem Cells' New Saviors | The Daily Beast, Nov. 18
 
Rick Perry's brain freeze | The Daily Beast, Nov. 10

Pricing the Health Effects of Climate Change | OnEarth, Nov. 7

The Science Behind Your Spending Addiction| Newsweek, Nov. 7

Stress |
The Saturday Evening Post, November/December



October

Steve Jobs' Unorthodox Cancer Treatment | Newsweek, October 5, 2011

Texture messaging: Breakthrough for spinal cord patients | Scientific American, Oct. 5

Are Optimists Dumber? | The Daily Beast, Oct. 9

Propofol: Doctors' Crush on Michael Jackson's Drug | Newsweek, Oct. 17

Will Supplements Kill You? | The Daily Beast, Oct. Oct. 11

Worms inherit longevity even without the genes | Technology Review, Oct. 20

Why Our Brains Love Horror Movies: The Science of Fear | The Daily Beast, Oct. 26


September

Viral effects on mental illness | The Saturday Evening Post, September/October

The effects of bilingualism on the adult brain | http://www.rosettastone.com/50plus

The controversy over cervical cancer vaccines | The Daily Beast, Sept. 14, 2011

How parental stress
alters children's genetic status | The Daily Beast, Sept. 12, 2011

August
Effect of maternal depression on children's brains | The Daily Beast, August 22, 2011

One Word That Can Save Your Life (useless and harmful medical care)
Newsweek, August 22, 2011

July
The Best Medicine (comparative effectiveness research) | Scientific American, July 2011

Sleep Better, Get Smarter: The Cognitive Effects of Sleep | Saturday Evening Post, July/August 2011 http://www.saturdayeveningpost.com/current-issue


May
Are You Ready For More? (adapting to climate change and extreme weather) | May 29, 2011
Saving Sight, Testing Faith (human embryonic stem cells to restore vision) | May 15, 2011

March

How to Save California (the state's earthquake-prone nuclear reactors) | March 20, 2011

February

The Science of Making Decisions | Feb 27, 2011
How to Improve Your Memory With Sleep | Feb 13, 2011


January

Problems with 'Geo-Engineering' Plans | Jan 30, 2011
The Downside of Antioxidants | Jan 25, 2011
Why Almost Everything You Hear About Medicine is Wrong | Jan 24, 2011
Get Smarter | Jan 17, 2011
Loughner and How the Mental-Health System Doesn't Work | Jan 14, 2011
Could Jared Loughner Have Been Committed? | Jan 12, 2011
Crying, Sex, and John Boehner: Not So Fast | Jan 7, 2011
Getting Info on Breast-Cancer Surgeons Isn't Easy | Jan 3, 2011
Can You Build a Better Brain? | Jan 3, 2011
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