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March 20, 2019
The Bayer AG logo sits on display behind silhouetted members of the management board during the company's annual general meeting in Bonn, Germany, on May 25, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Krisztian Bocsi
Bayer's blind spot on Monsanto's Roundup may cost billions
23 hours 18 min ago
March 16, 2019
Samples of pure drugs that could kill the average human - heroin, fentanyl and carfentanil, a synthetic opioid 100 times more powerful than fentanyl - at the New Hampshire State Police Forensic Laboratory in Concord.
Obama officials failed to focus as fentanyl burned its way across America
March 16, 2019 - 10:00am
February 25, 2019
Drug syringe and cooked heroin on spoon
Use of meth, heroin, other drugs may be linked to growing rates of syphilis
February 25, 2019 - 10:56am
Piles of julienned celery. (Karsten Moran/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Celery juice isn't the miracle some claim
February 25, 2019 - 9:17am
February 21, 2019
Measles outbreak prompt state lawmakers to reconsider religion exemptions for vaccines
February 21, 2019 - 10:05am
February 12, 2019
Champagne poured at an office reception; the author's husband often still has a single drink at business functions.  Washington Post photo by Matt McClain.
Essay: Giving up alcohol made our lives better - and turned us into terrible guests
February 12, 2019 - 4:17pm
February 11, 2019
The three components of love are lust, attraction and attachment. File photo
The science behind the sweaty palms and racing heart
February 11, 2019 - 9:40pm
February 9, 2019
With supervision and the help of a walker, a Wisconsin man participating in spinal cord injury research at Mayo is able to step independently. Results of the research project were published last fall in a paper coauthored by Peter Grahn, Ph.D., far left, a Willmar High School graduate and researcher at Mayo.
Life-changing injury leads to research career for Willmar graduate
February 9, 2019 - 3:44pm
The VA Hospital parking lot in Minneapolis where Justin Miller, a 33-year-old Marine Corps veteran, took his own life last year. Photo for The Washington Post by Jenn Ackerman
'Parking lot suicides' at VA hospitals prompt calls for better training, prevention efforts
February 9, 2019 - 2:21pm
President Donald Trump departs following his annual physical exam, at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., Feb. 8, 2019. Trump’s personal physician said on Friday that the president is in “very good health” and should remain so “for the remainder of his presidency and beyond,” but released no details about what a team of 11 specialists had found in the course of a four-hour exam. (Sarah Silbiger/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Trump's doctor says he is in 'very good health' after exam by 11 specialists
February 9, 2019 - 10:38am
Sick of winter? Focus on what's possible
February 9, 2019 - 7:00am
February 1, 2019
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue at the U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on July 28, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Pablo E. Piovano.
USDA's SNAP decision means there will be a gap in food assistance program
February 1, 2019 - 12:13pm
A general view of the Vince Lombardi trophy, a Los Angeles Rams and a New England Patriots helmet at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. The Rams player the Patriots in Super Bowl LIII on Feb. 3, 2019.  Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
On Super Bowl Monday, 17 million workers are expected to call in 'sick'
February 1, 2019 - 11:58am
January 16, 2019
Mother could face neglect charges after dashcam captures toddler falling out of moving car in southern Minnesota
January 16, 2019 - 9:15am
January 11, 2019
Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg poses with other Justices of the United States Supreme Court during their official group photo at the Supreme Court on Nov. 30, 2018 in Washington.   Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has no remaining cancer, Supreme Court announces
January 11, 2019 - 1:20pm