Friday, December 19, 2014
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Julia Belluz

Health reporter, evidence enthusiast

My mother always said, "Common sense is not so common." Trying to bring science and sense to news about medicine, and public health around the world. Follow me on Twitter @juliaoftoronto and my bio here: http://juliabelluz.com/

Most Recent Posts

Listeria-contaminated caramel apples linked to four deaths in the US

There's a listeria outbreak affecting ten states.

The Bulletproof Diet is everything wrong with eating in America

But there's good news: it contains some hidden lessons about food.

Scientists tallied up all the advice on Dr. Oz's show. Half of it was baseless or wrong.

We now have science to quantify the quackery on TV.

We make exercise way too complicated. Here's how to get it right.

What research has demonstrated about the best workouts.

The 8 most bogus health claims of 2014

From the Ebola quarantine wars to exercises that will add length to your legs and healthy e-cigarettes, these were the worst attacks on science and reason this year.

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