Poor Kids Get Ill More When They Grow Up

As if they didn't have it hard enough already. We reported earlier this year that having short telomeres will increase your risk of catching a cold, but further research now suggests that children from lower socioeconomic backgrounds will already have shorter telomeres. Read More >>

Rich People Are Full of Different Chemicals Than Poor People

This may not come as a huge surprise, but life is different for the rich and the poor. Rich people relax by eating oysters. Poor people relax by smoking cigarettes. At least that's what we're led to believe based on a new study about how the presence of certain chemicals can indicate how rich or poor a person is. Read More >>