illness

I’m a Casual Vaper. Should I Worry About Vaping Sickness?

First, nearly 200 vaping teens were hospitalized with “severe lung illness.” Then, on Saturday, an ailment doctors are calling “vaping sickness” claimed its first life….

Will Smoking Weed While Sick Make My Cold Worse?

On a rooftop overlooking Prospect Park, crossfaded on an edible and hard seltzer (always on brand!), I remembered I was sick — and immediately regretted…

Every Bug in Your House, Ranked by How Worried You Should Be About Them

Research shows that human homes harbor an average of 100 different insect species, regardless of cleanliness or the presence of pets, which often provide outdoor…

Are We Finally Getting Close to a Cure for the Shits?

There are a lot of different ways to contract the dreaded shits — there’s bacterial infections, allergic reactions and Flamin’ Hot Cheetos, just to name…