Day: May 1, 2019

Bacteria are beating our medicines faster than we can create them

Overuse and misuse of antimicrobial medicine could cause devastating infectious disease outbreaks in the coming decades, according to a concerning new report from an infectious-disease unit within the United Nations. The group—the United Nations Ad hoc Interagency Coordinating Group on Antimicrobial Resistance—calls for “immediate, coordinated, and ambitious action” to avoid

This Is What It’s Like to Live With Anxiety, Even on Days When My Life Looks Like Yours

When I first revealed to my college classmates that I battled terrible anxiety, they didn’t believe me. I was social, involved in extracurricular activities, and always the one in class who volunteered to present projects first. Little did they know that underneath it all I was suffering, that even though

Iker Casillas undergoes surgery after suffering heart attack

Iker Casillas has reportedly required ‘surgical intervention’ after suffering a heart attack on Wednesday. Casillas was transferred to the CUF Porto Hospital and operated on immediately. The 37-year-old is already said to be conscious after surgery and is communicating with medical staff. Casillas currently holds the Champions League record for most