Harvard Medical School

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2010

    FDA Considering "Lady Viagra"

    ​Next month the FDA will decide whether or not to endorse a pill called flibanserin (yeah, that name has got to go) which purports to boost women's sex lives. The drug, made by German pharma company Boehringer Ingelheim, sparks "a woman's sexual desire by fiddling with her brain chemicals." Wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2009

    "RNAi Cocktail" Blocks Herpes in Mice

    Since last year's Department of Health report found that one-fourth of our sexed-up citizens have herpes, New Yorkers should be exceptionally interested to learn that a Harvard Medical School researcher has found a "topical treatment" that, via RNA interference (RNAi), disables key genes necessary f ... More >>

  • News

    May 27, 2008
  • News

    January 9, 2007

    Revolutionary War

    A Columbia radical from the '60s walks the campus with his not-so-radical son

  • News

    October 17, 2006

    Trouble in the Air

    Reagan's mass firing of air traffic controllers made American skies much less safe in the 1980s. Is Bush's flight plan the same?

  • Art

    January 6, 2004

    Coffee and a Muffin

    What Every Student Needs to Know: How to Beat Writer's Block

  • News

    May 15, 2001

    The DNA Bomb

    Modified Crops are In the Crosshairs Now. You May Be Next.

  • News

    April 3, 2001

    Anatomy of a Prison Murder

    Guards Watch as a Prisoner Kills His Cellmate

  • News

    November 7, 2000
  • News

    February 15, 2000

    Racism and Free Speech

    Does a Rocker Lurk in You?

  • News

    January 25, 2000

    Dr. Molecool

    Quantum Iconoclast Randell Mills's Grand Visions of Microscopic Medicine

  • News

    September 21, 1999

    Unnatural Disasters

    How Humans Are Behind the Weather Weirdness

  • News

    February 16, 1999
  • News

    December 29, 1998

    Who Decides?

    The struggle over last-chance medical treatments

  • Film

    August 25, 1998