death-and-dying

Why Are Dogs’ Lives So Short?

Also, what dogs live the longest? Asking so I can delay the inevitable shattering of my heart.

That Middle-Age Dad Bod Might Actually Be Good for You

Those who develop a BMI of ‘overweight’ after having a ‘normal’ BMI live longer than anyone else, according to a new study

The Strange Case of the Man With No Name

In life, he was evasive and strange. In death, he became a 9/11 terrorist, a ghostly apparition and an internet superstar

John Belushi and the Cliché of the Celebrity Overdose

The compassionate Showtime documentary ‘Belushi’ depicts a brilliant comedian destroyed by his appetites. It’s a sad narrative — but, man, it’s the same movie we’ve seen a million times