What It Means for Your Sex Life Now That the Worst-Ever Cases of Super Gonorrhea Are Here
Doctors in the United Kingdom and Australia have identified three cases of gonorrhoea that are immune to both of the standard antibiotic treatments.
Cows in Switzerland Could Be Given Acupuncture Instead of Antibiotics
Following the World Health Organisation’s warning that the overuse of antibiotics in meat causes antimicrobial resistance in humans, Swiss vets are trialling alternative medicine.
Will Brexit and Trump Really Force Us to Eat Chlorine-Washed Chicken?
There are fears that a post-Brexit trade deal between the UK and US would result in previously banned American food products—including chlorine-washed chicken and hormone-pumped beef—landing on British plates.
Meet the Barge-Dwelling Herbalist Who Forages for Pharmaceuticals
From her barge-cum-apothecary on a London canal, Melissa Ronaldson tends to patients using plants and spices she finds on the wayside. “The continuum of food and medicine is the future,” she says