Simplifying Science

Vaccine Info You've Never Heard Before

New infections like Zika virus are spurning the development of new kinds of vaccines. By developing novel strategies to fight infections before they make us sick, scientists are hoping to rapidly speed up the process of getting vaccines from the idea stages to market. 

Vaccines 101, Redux

I recently discovered this blog post... while the information offered about vaccines isn't revolutionary or new to me, it is one of the most well-written pieces I have found on the subject. 

Milk vs. Milk

Nutrition is confusing. Take milk: it turns out, the nutritional value of different kinds of milks varies widely. Cow, soy, almond, coconut, you name it... their only common denominator may just be the title "milk."