The Food Combining Diet Made Me Question Everything I Know About Food—But It Might Not Be So Legit

I love watching twenty-something lifestyle vloggers on YouTube. I buy their product recs (I saw Gretchen Geraghty wearing tiny gold hoops, so I bought tiny gold hoops), stalk their socials (Greece looked great, Brooke Miccio), and never miss a “week in my life” video (keep ’em coming, Danielle Carolan!). Recently, one of my fave vloggers,… Read More »

The UK has lost its World Health Organization ‘measles-free’ status

By New Scientist staff and Press Association Vaccination rates have been declining in the UKOwen Humphreys/PA Wire/PA Images Three years after the measles virus was eliminated from the UK, the country has lost its “measles-free” status with the World Health Organization, following 231 confirmed cases of the infection in the first quarter of 2019. The… Read More »

Anaesthesia-free dentistry might be harming your pet

The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) warned pet owners of the health risks posed by lay dental practitioners offering “anaesthesia-free dentistry”. An increasing number of non-veterinary companies are offering cleaning and scaling on conscious pets, but the AVA said the practice does not provide adequate dental care and can be harmful to the animals. Anaesthesia-free dentistry… Read More »