Technology

At CES 2018, Digital Health Took Center Stage

LAS VEGAS — Unless you’ve been living under a rock, or are perhaps a company executive or a member of Congress with a gold-plated, fully paid-for insurance plan, you know healthcare costs in the United States have skyrocketed in the past 30 years. The issue, which has been politically charged with the recent moves to […]

Health

Facebook censors ads for this women's health device

kGoal, Photo Illustration: R. A. Di Ieso/Vocativ Is an advertisement for a tool that strengthens the pelvic floor muscles after pregnancy the same as penis enlargement pills or a pickup artist handbook? It is if it links to a website that also sells sex toys, according to Facebook. The company has rejected a series of […]

Health

Famous figures who have struggled with mental health issues

Dan Steinberg/AP It was considered one of the most shocking suicides in Hollywood’s history, when comedian Robin Williams took his own life in 2014 after apparently struggling with depression for years. They are urging others to know they are not in the fight alone. The National Alliance on Mental Illness recognizes the first full week […]