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I was a healthy 38-year-old … but now I have long COVID

"I look absolutely fine, but I wake up every day in pain," says social epidemiologist Margot Gage Witvliet PhD. Here, she shares what life with long COVID has been like -- and how it can happen to anyone.
Posted Nov 2021

Looking for accurate health information online? 6 tips to find it, from a doctor

As we all know, the internet is chock full of medical nonsense, so Dr. Jen Gunter gives you six pointers to help you sort out the junk science from the truth. 
Posted Sep 2021

9 eye-opening facts about antibiotic resistance — and 1 hopeful approach to overcoming it

Imagine, for a moment, living in a world where getting a cut could be life-threatening. That’s exactly what would happen if our antibiotics lose their ability to treat bacterial infections. Learn more about antibiotic resistance in bacteria and what Jim Collins and his team at MIT are doing to identify effective new drugs.
Posted Jul 2020
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