Rachel Nuwer


How to Know If You’re a Stress Addict

A call to action for all you cortisol and adrenaline junkies.

4 Ways You Can Still Get Pregnant on the Pill

Are you putting yourself at risk of an unwanted pregnancy without knowing it? Find out what does-and doesn't-affect the Pill's ability to prevent pregnancy.

Why It’s So Hard for Adults When Their Parents Divorce

More and more couples are splitting after decades of marriage, meaning a growing number of adult children have to deal with the fallout from their parents' late-life divorce.

What No One Tells You About Sex After Pregnancy

From major physical changes to emotional ups and downs, it's no wonder a new mom's libido often goes MIA after giving birth. Here's what to expect and how to get your groove back.

The Truth About Sex During Pregnancy

Doctors often gloss over details of what to expect between the sheets when you're pregnant. But the more you know, the more you can prepare for and better navigate changes in the bedroom.

What Is Your Organic Personality?

There's no one reason to make the switch to organic products. Here are the most popular motivators. Which one moves you?

Women Stare at Breasts as Much as Men Do

Yes, we're boob-oglers, too. But focusing on a woman's personality rather than her looks keeps wandering eyes where they belong: up here.

Does He Love You? Check His Speed

Guys slow their roll when strolling with a romantic interest.

A Workout Brain Boost in a Pill?

If we can understand how exercise increases our ability to learn and form memories, we may be able to create a pharmaceutical that does the same thing.

You Don’t Have to Be 25 to Have a Quarter-Life Crisis

Here's the upside: Rather than spell catastrophe, many women emerge from quarter-life crises happier, stronger and more in touch with themselves.