Tagged: health

Performance Enhancing Drugs

You’ve heard about them, but do you how they work? Or why they suck? Let’s watch the science behind performance enhancers, including steroids, blood doping, and that stuff supposedly made out of deer antlers. You’ll never look at cheating the same way again!

Prosthetics As Works Of Art (18 pictures)

Bespoke Innovations, founded by industrial designer Scott Summit and orthopedic surgeon/engineer Kenneth Trauner, MD, creates custom fairings, which are panels that fit over existing prosthetics. They can be easily swapped out, too, so you could switch between ornate metal or leather fairings for a nice evening out and lightweight polymer fairings for more physical activities.

The Male Birth Control Pill Is Coming

Besides condoms and vasectomies, there isn’t much men can do to share the responsibility in birth control. But not for long! Now, researchers have developed a pill that can temporarily render a male mouse infertile. Is it too good to be true?