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Fact or Fiction: Gum Takes 7 Years to Digest

It is confirmed that we do not all have years-old wads of undigested gum sitting in our stomachs. Continue reading

Puberty: When You Thought It Couldn’t Get Any More Awkward

Puberty is beginning sooner for young girls and the effects are startling Continue reading

Fact or Fiction: Caffeine Is Dehydrating

What are the implications if 90% of adult Americans consume caffeine every day? Continue reading

Fact or Fiction: A Dog’s Mouth Is Cleaner Than a Human’s

Would your dentist find Fido’s teeth less disappointing than yours? Continue reading

Gluten-free: Fad or Functional?

Can we have our cake and eat it too? Continue reading

The Superbug: We’re In Deep Sh*t

Literally. The use of livestock manure as fertilizer could have deeper implications than originally believed… Continue reading

The Superbug: A Meaty Debate

I’ll have the burger and a side of antibiotics, please. Continue reading

The Superbug: A Habit of Overuse

Antibiotic gluttony at its best. Continue reading

The Superbug

The ultimate super villain in an antimicrobial world. Continue reading

Back to the Future

History has a tendency to repeat itself… even medically. Continue reading