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Well: Instant Noodles Tied to Heart Risk
B.K.S. Iyengar, Who Helped Bring Yoga to West, Dies at 95
In his first visit to New York, Mr. Iyengar said he encountered racism but little interest in yoga.
Was surprised by the HPV-related mortality stat in this @DrPaulOffit op-ed on vaccine: 4,000 deaths a year in US:
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“Yoga saved my life,” B.K.S. Iyengar said in an interview in 2005.
B.K.S. Iyengar, Who Helped Bring Yoga to West, Dies at 95
Is reliance on a white-noise machine for a good night’s sleep something to worry about?
Well: Feeding Your Canine Athlete
In Liberia, a Child Thought to Have Ebola
An insider's guide to the rise of CrossFit (Photo: Devin Yalkin for NYT)
It was costly, but strikingly easy to buy a kidney (Photo: Rina Castelnuovo for NYT)
Op-Ed Contributor: Let’s Not Talk About Sex
Ebola Is ‘Disaster’ of Scale Still Unknown, Relief Official Says
New vaccine shows promise against chikungunya, a mosquito-borne virus that causes fever + joint pain
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On the NYT most emailed, right below my invisible fish story: "Lots of Reasons to Eat Fish" by Jane Brody
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A detailed look at how state vaccination levels connect with disease outbreaks: from @ProfEmilyOster h/t @benshoof
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An adaptive climbing group lifts paraclimbers to higher goals (Photo: Jake Naughton/NYT)
Well: Talking to Men About PSA Testing
Documenting the Ebola epidemic in Liberia
Ebola Death Toll in West Africa Tops 1,200
The New Old Age Blog: California Court Limits Caregiver Suits
Pradaxa has been far from the boon everyone expected.
Thoughts from a “top dentist,” reflections on what fish are OK to eat and other letters from readers.
Studies in New Zealand and Canada have found that marijuana use in the teenage years can result in lost I.Q. points.