Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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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

Inside the international effort to fund government programs that actually work

We spoke to civil servants in the UK, the US and Canada to figure out why — or why not — national governments were using science to inform their decision making.

Read this before you ever believe another guest on the Dr. Oz Show

A new FTC case reveals the incredible marketing scheme behind the Dr. Oz Show.

Government confirms one of Dr. Oz's favored diet pills is a total hoax

The FTC just settled a $9-million case with one of the marketers behind green coffee bean weight loss pills.

9 things everybody should know about measles

This vaccine-preventable disease is making a comeback in the US.

How much salt you should eat, explained

Read this and you'll never need to read another article on sodium intake again.

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