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Discontent fuels rage crimes in South Korea

Discontent fuels rage crimes in South Korea

SEOUL — The painter was renovating the exterior of an apartment block when he plunged to his death. Incensed by noise from the workman’s phone, a resident went to the roof and...

Weight bias can start early and takes a heavy toll

Weight bias can start early and takes a heavy toll

NEW YORK — A very slender friend recently admitted to me that she “can’t stand to be around fat people”. Her reaction is almost visceral, and it prompts her to avoid social and...

Arthritis doesn’t only strike the elderly

NEW YORK — When a physically active person like me injures a joint, especially one as crucial as a knee or ankle, one of the first thoughts, if not the first thought, is likely...