Amanda Schupak


Ask a Scientist: Does Drinking Water Really Help My Skin?

The Scientist:  Macrene Alexiades-Armenakas, M.D., associate clinical professor at Yale University School of Medicine and director of the Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center of...

You Can Get Kidney Stones From Kale

This healthy superfood can backfire, big time. Here are six things you need to know.

CVS Stops Selling Cigarettes Today, Our Skin Rejoices

The drugstore giant makes good on its promise.

Low-Carb Diets Beat Low-Fat for Weight Loss, Says Science

A new study puts outdated weight-loss wisdom to bed.

The Polo Shirt That Makes Wearable Tech Actually Wearable

Ralph Lauren is the first luxury brand to get into biometric apparel.

Ask a Scientist: Why Do I Sweat So Much in Only...

The Scientist: Kati Bakes, an R&D scientist for Secret antiperspirantThe Answer: Everyone gets sweaty pits, that's just a given, but each of us has at least...

3 Ways Your Shoes Are Messing Up Your Toenails

Got a case of ugly feet? We've got the cure.

Sleep Drunkenness: You Might Have This Weird Sleep Disorder

The sometimes dangerous, often hilarious, sleep disorder du jour may affect as many as 1 in 7 adults.

Botox for Cancer? A New Study Shows Surprising Promise

In the nearly 20 years since Botox first sprang on the scene as a controversial way to freeze wrinkles, botulinum toxin type A is continuing...

Ask a Scientist: Does Marijuana Cause Memory Loss?

The Scientist: Matthew J. Smith, Ph.D., research assistant professor at Northwestern University Feinberg School of MedicineThe Answer: Surely there’s no lack of anecdotal evidence...