You wake up one morning with a sore throat and a runny nose. Let’s say this goes on for a couple of days; you go to a doctor and discover […]
“Superbugs Strike Again!”
“Resistance on the Rise!”
“Antibiotic Resistant Bugs: The Next Pandemic?”
Headlines such as these have become increasingly familiar in the developed world as antibiotic-resistant bacteria, or “superbugs”, become more common.
When Halloween excitement is at its highest, my conversations are dominated by comparing terrifying foes (IT vs. Freddy Krueger), and generating ridiculous ‘what if’ scenarios, such as, “If Pennywise was […]
Just when you thought the biggest philosophical debate about poultry was whether the chicken or the egg came first, a new urban and suburban trend of raising backyard chickens has […]
Alexander Fleming’s discovery of penicillin in 1928 has been heralded as one of the most monumental medical discoveries of all time. Amazingly, this discovery was entirely accidental. After returning from […]