4 Black Female Ob-Gyns Take on Racial Disparities in Reproductive Health
Their research could mean longer healthspans for Black women.
Portrait of a Professional Baby Maker
With 27 biological children and three surrogate pregnancies under her belt, it’s all business as usual for Tyra Reeder.
A Womb with a View
Bio bags, robotic preemies, artificial wombs, and the coming revolution in postnatal care to save babies born too soon.
Houston, We Have a Baby
What’s the protocol for creating a healthy new human when you subtract Earth from the equation?
All the Lonely People—What Do They All Think Of?
Paradoxically, people who are lonely may have more active social brains.
Paging Doctor Orgasm
Nicole Prause left academia to study sexuality without institutional limits. Now she’s challenging orthodox views of climax and pornography.
These Genes May Help You Read Your Biological Clock
Newly discovered variants let women predict their fertility — and overall health.
Bioengineered Ovaries Can Survive in Mice. Humans Are Next.
This tech could boost fertility and fine-tune hormone levels.
6 Extra Years of Fertility
Freezing ovarian tissue is classified as experimental. Maybe it shouldn’t be.
His Longevity Pill Won’t Work For Her
Research on aging treatments keeps turning up profound variations in how male and female subjects respond.
Where’s the Killer App for Menopause?
Women suffering from hot flashes try to find relief in a device that wasn’t designed specifically for them.
Angela Belcher Commands a Virus to Hunt a Deadly Cancer
An engineer lights up tiny tumors that doctors can’t see.
The Time Has Come for a Better Breast Pump
Hackers take on everything that makes breastfeeding harder than it should be.