Heavily subsidized pads are making their way into rural areas, where girls were resorting to feathers, soil, and more—anything to absorb the blood—but we must find low-cost alternatives.
April 24, 2014 • 4:00 PM • Share
An analysis of recently released data shows that dozens of physicians who received payments from Medicare in 2012 had been kicked out of Medicaid, charged with fraud, or settled claims of overbilling Medicare itself.
April 24, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
A new study gets to the root of our anxieties.
April 24, 2014 • 12:25 PM • Share
A Conversation With
For John Todd: by owning a database of photos of the United States national soccer teams.
April 24, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
Defrosted fecal matter can be gross to talk about, but the benefits are too remarkable to tiptoe around.
April 24, 2014 • 11:02 AM • Share
Our Best Friends
A new study involving more than 1,200 animals attempts to establish a profile of people who have so many pets that they’re unable to care for them properly.
April 24, 2014 • 10:00 AM • Share
In the Classroom
We’ll continue to work toward discovering why more and more kids are being diagnosed, but in the meantime we need to provide help for the ones who are already on the spectrum. One frustrated mom proposes 10 easy-to-implement solutions.
April 24, 2014 • 8:00 AM • Share
The 30 Top Thinkers Under 30
For the month of April we’re profiling the individuals who made our inaugural list of the 30 top thinkers under 30, the young men and women we predict will have a serious impact on the social, political, and economic issues we cover every day here at Pacific Standard.
April 24, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
Gentrification spreads along the lines that link residential areas to the tradable jobs (health care, education, banking, technology) downtown.
April 24, 2014 • 4:00 AM • Share
Without change of leadership throughout, meaningful improvement could be elusive.
April 23, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
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