It can take a while to feel like yourself again. Here’s how to encourage healing.

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Becoming a homebody doesn’t have to hurt. Here’s how to soothe stiff, achy muscles in minutes a day.

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Illustrations: Alexandre Luu

Here’s why your body hurts and what you can do about it


Instructional illustrations: Na Kim

Personal protective equipment is only as effective as the person wearing it. Here’s how to avoid cross-contamination.


When it comes to whether everyday citizens like you and me should cover our faces, experts are divided. Here’s why — and what to actually do.

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Your workouts might look and feel a bit different — but that’s okay

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Up to 25% of people experience obsessions and compulsions, but most don’t qualify for an OCD diagnosis. Researchers say that needs to change.

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If you want to support women’s sports, highlight our accomplishments, not our bodies.

Danielle Kosecki

Former magazine editor and current freelance reporter who spends way too much time on PubMed. Let’s hang out: @dkos07. (she/her)

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