Don’t ignore dog and cat food recalls: The deadly risk explained

The FDA recently noted another round of cat and dog food recalls, this one spurred by the presence of aflatoxin at potentially deadly levels. This isn’t the first pet food recall this year caused by this toxin, but it is the most deadly, with more than two dozen dog deaths linked to the recalled pet…Continue Reading

Please Ignore the ‘Mouthwash Kills COVID’ Story

Photo by Grace Cary via Getty ImagesThis is an absolutely head-spinning time for medical news, with new studies getting published online and then written up by 10 outlets before anyone has validated them—like the Tuesday morning headlines, amplified by Twitter, trumpeting the apparent COVID-fighting power of mouthwash based on a single study from Cardiff University.…Continue Reading