Lenny Bernstein

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A study suggests it may be all in your head. There was no connection to temperature, humidity, air pressure.

  • Jul 14, 2014

Like other injured athletes, he’s looking for a miracle, one that would let him play in Sunday’s World Cup final match.

  • Jul 11, 2014

Deaths like the one in a South Dakota eating contest seem to be rare, but choking is common among kids

  • Jul 11, 2014

Australian studys puts widely-held belief to rest

  • Jul 10, 2014

When you can link endangered wildlife with human sexual behavior, people pay attention

  • Jul 9, 2014

Most kids exceed the recommended limit of two hours a day in front of TVs and computers

  • Jul 9, 2014

The well-known Nurse-Family Partnership is shown for the first time to have impact on mortality.

  • Jul 8, 2014

The family of chemicals is an endocrine disruptor that may affect male reproductive systems

  • Jul 8, 2014

Facial hair plus oxygen plus a spark can be a very dangerous mix, study shows

  • Jul 7, 2014

Most have not been given the chance to acclimate as the weather warmed up

  • Jul 7, 2014

Flu, measles, whooping cough and now tuberculosis have hit the state

  • Jul 3, 2014

Complications and deaths are more common in urgent pediatric surgeries performed on Saturday and Sunday

  • Jul 2, 2014

What most of us don’t know about stuttering could fill volumes

  • Jul 2, 2014

New analysis by the American College of Physicians stirs controversy among doctors.

  • Jun 30, 2014

About 63 million were performed in 2010, but there is no evidence that the exam benefits healthy women, doctors’ organization says

  • Jun 30, 2014

The One Fund Boston finalizes plans to distribute the money to all 232 victims of the 2013 bombings.

  • Jun 27, 2014

Younger amputees who face a lifetime of expensive treatment are top priority in second payout.

  • Jun 27, 2014

Obama’s plantar fasciitis can be one of life’s enduring miseries

  • Jun 27, 2014

One in 10 deaths of working-age adults every year is attributable to “excessive alcohol consumption.”

  • Jun 26, 2014

Nearly 88,000 people die in the prime years of their lives from alcohol-related disease, car crashes, homicides and other causes.

  • Jun 26, 2014
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About Lenny

Lenny Bernstein writes the To Your Health blog. He started as an editor on the Post’s National Desk in 2000 and has worked in Metro and Sports.