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Julia Belluz

Health reporter, evidence enthusiast.

Most Recent Posts

Why this Ebola outbreak is so bad, in one graphic

The number of deaths from the Ebola virus in 2014 has now exceeded the total number of recorded deaths from Ebola in history.

Autism rates aren't actually increasing

The most extensive study on the global prevalence of the disorder offers answers.

40 percent of Americans fear a US Ebola outbreak

New Harvard poll shows that fear and misconceptions about the virus are spreading in America.

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Dr. Oz's three biggest weight loss lies, debunked

Julia Belluz explains what you can and can't trust from America's favorite TV doctor in a less than three minutes.

White privilege is the best medicine

For years, researchers have been gathering evidence about a disturbing and persistent gap in health care and outcomes between black and white Americans.

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