What the official COVID-19 mortality rate actually means

This post was originally published on this siteThe World Health Organization announced this week that COVID-19 kills an average of 3.4 percent of patients, representing a significant increase

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No, you can’t taste anything with your testicles

This post was originally published on this sitePeople on the internet think they can taste soy sauce with their testicles. There’s just no delicate way to say that. But here’s the

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It’s already time to get your flu shot (yes, really)

This post was originally published on this siteIt almost certainly doesn’t feel like flu season to you yet. The weather is still unseasonably summery in many parts of the world, and this

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This new Salmonella ‘superbug’ is probably no scarier than the flu

This post was originally published on this siteSuperbugs sound scary now more than ever because they’re increasingly real. Our widespread use of antibiotics is actively breeding hardier

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New graphic FDA warnings aim to scare smokers with the consequences of their habit

This post was originally published on this siteAn image of bloody urine isn’t exactly cool. It’s not the kind of thing you’d want to see on your smoke break, right when

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Eating less gluten could lower a child’s risk of celiac, but at what cost?

This post was originally published on this siteIt might seem like there’s an epidemic of celiac disease going on lately. And in some ways, there is. Prevalence rates in America have

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