Brooke Hayden

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Eight Impressive but Terrifying Cases of Ancient Surgery

It is hard to fathom the way in which invasive surgery was carried out prior to the development of modern anaesthesia, but ancient people around the …

'Sugar and carbs are the obesity culprits, not lack of exercise'

Bad diet is a lifestyle cause of obesity, but a lack of exercise is not, says an editorial reviewing controversial questions about this established …

Diabetes

6 Ways Your Health Suffers When You Stop Working Out

Hitting pause on your workout plan can do more than just make you paunchy

Exercise

The oldest medical journal in the US just backed same-sex marriage

New England Journal of Medicine to Supreme Court: recognize gay marriage<p>Same-sex marriage in the US just received the backing of one of the world's most well-respected medical journals. <i>The New England Journal of Medicine</i> published an editorial today outlining its position — a position that is, …

Can Biogen beat the memory thief?

<i>Above illustration by Sinelab</i><p>Even before Jeffrey Sevigny stepped to the podium, it was clear that something momentous had occurred in the world of …

Washington Earthquake's Mysterious Source Discovered

PASADENA, Calif. — Geologists have finally solved a 142-year-old earthquake mystery in central Washington state.<p>Until now, no one knew the source of …

Geology