Laura Intungane

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9 Food Rules to Help You Lose That Belly

If that's something you're interested in.<p>Having lost the best part of 14 pounds after just three weeks on our "Amateur to Athlete" experiment with Pete Fraser Fitness, I've already picked up a few lessons on which habits and routine tweaks can help you stay on a diet and get better …

Nutrition

Antibiotic Resistance Could Kill 300 Million People by 2050

U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron commissioned a report that estimates by 2050, antibiotic resistance will kill 300 million people if no action is …

Public Health

Resistance: The Movie That Will Make You Care About Antibiotic Misuse

A few years ago I happened to get introduced to a pair of filmmakers, Michael Graziano and Ernie Park, who were starting to explore the topic of …

Public Health

Antibiotic Resistance Could Kill Us All: Here’s How To Stop It

Pharmaceutical companies don’t want to make new antibiotics and academics don’t want to research them. Something needs to change.<p>Antibiotics have saved countless lives in the last 80 years, but they’re not as effective as they once were. We use too many of them, and so bacteria are developing …

Public Health

How scientists are fighting antibiotic resistance

Image copyright Flickr / oliver.dodd.Since antibiotics were first developed at the start of the twentieth century, they have saved millions of lives …

Microbiology

Billions of Enemy Soldiers

A science reporter’s second task—after, you know, conveying facts—is trying to keep the public at the appropriate state of alarm. It’s a delicate …

How to survive the New York City subway

Do not, under most any circumstances, lock eyes with someone else on the train. If you accidentally make eye contact with a “normal” New Yorker, they …