The POST Magazine

Eternally Intertwined

August 2020

Husband, widow donate organs to same man 16 years apart.

Health In A Heartbeat

The health benefits of the pickled caper

Sep 21, 2020

As scientists tap the plant world to find new, unexpected therapies for life-threatening maladies, perhaps it’s only natural they would turn to the distinguished pickled caper. After all, capers have been used in folk medicine for hundreds, if not thousands of years. These immature flower buds of...

Animal Airwaves

Paying attention to plague

Sep 21, 2020

Bubonic plague isn’t the scourge it was centuries ago, but it’s still around. Yersinia pestis [yer-SĬN-ē-ah PESS-tiss], the bacteria responsible, is carried in fleas that live mostly on rodents. Animals and people can get infected from flea bites, a bite or scratch from an infected rodent or — in...