pain

Sex Can Both Cause and Cure a Bad Headache

Having a headache may be the most clichéd not-in-the-mood excuse in existence for women wanting to avoid sex. But research published in the Journal of…

Ranking Every Type of Headache by How Painful They Are

Last month, a 34-year-old man developed a series of skull-crushing “thunderclap” headaches after eating a Carolina Reaper — the world’s hottest pepper — while participating in a competitive eating…

Weed Suppositories May Be the Future of Medical Marijuana

Humans have been sticking drugs up their butts for centuries. It’s true: Mayan pottery depicts ritual enema scenes, suggesting that the ancient indigenous people of…

Pain That Wakes You Up At Night Should Scare You

One moment, you’re shooting through the waves of the Pacific Ocean with your new mermaid tail, high-fiving dolphin flippers left and right. The next, you’re…