Wired Well: A Shocking Way (Really) to Break Bad Habits

A device called the Pavlok is being marketed as a way to actually fulfill those New Year’s resolutions, by delivering a jolt.


Well: To Stem Obesity, Start Before Birth

Researchers are tracing the origins of obesity to the pre-pregnancy weight of a child’s mother and father.


Well: Computer Vision Syndrome Affects Millions

Blurred or double vision as well as burning, itching, dryness and redness can interfere with work performance.


Well: The Urgency in Fighting Childhood Obesity

Overweight children are likely to become overweight adults – unless they adopt healthier patterns of eating and exercise.