NBC News A Fondness for Fear: Why Do We Like to Be Scared? 2017-10-21T20:17:00.000000000+00:00 For some people, being frightened can actually make them feel better. Dismay as Mugabe Named World Health 'Ambassador' 2017-10-21T18:49:40.000000000+00:00 Robert Mugabe, the 93-year-old leader sanctioned by the U.S. over human rights abuses, was named a 'goodwill ambassador' for the World Health Organization. Judge Tosses $417M Award Against Johnson & Johnson in Cancer Case 2017-10-21T03:28:00.000000000+00:00 A judge granted a new trial in the suit, which was brought on behalf of a woman a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using baby powder. What Happens to Our Brains When We Pray? 2017-10-20T19:58:00.000000000+00:00 How does the ritual, regardless of personal faith or intention, affect our behavior? Deeply, experts say. The Biggest Mistakes Trainers See in the Weight Room 2017-10-20T19:54:00.000000000+00:00 No, you shouldn't just walk in and pick up a dumbbell. How the 'Post-Antibiotic Apocalypse' Can Be Prevented 2017-10-20T16:56:00.000000000+00:00 With antibiotic resistance rendering many drugs useless, scientists are developing new ways to fight deadly infections. Let's Talk About Sex: Would That Put Brakes on Cancer Epidemic? 2017-10-20T14:32:00.000000000+00:00 You catch HPV from having sex. So why aren't people talking about that? Nutritionists Rank Halloween Candy from Better to Worst 2017-10-20T13:04:00.000000000+00:00 Some Halloween treats are trickier than others when it comes to sugar and calories. Here's a better way to dip into your kids' candy stash. Grandparents Fill Void Left as Opioid Crisis Steals a Generation 2017-10-20T12:33:00.000000000+00:00 An increasing number of grandparents have had to take over parenting their grandkids because their adult children are struggling with opioid addiction. A Silent Epidemic of Cancer Is Spreading Among Men 2017-10-19T21:31:00.000000000+00:00 Almost everyone gets this virus and oral sex spreads it.