London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    The British Have Poopy Cell Phones

    ​According to a new study from the University of London's School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and Queen Mary (yes), one in six mobile phones in a study spanning 400 phones and hands and 12 British cities had fecal matter on it. Possibly worse, one in six hands also had fecal matter on them ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2009

    A Meh Day for Organic Food

    nautical2k/flickr​Organic food is not having the best PR week. Yesterday, Business Wire published a study released by the industry research firm IBISWorld which found that a cart full of organic groceries is 18 percent more expensive than a cart filled with its commercially branded counterparts, a ... More >>

  • Columns

    February 18, 2009

    Those Pinche Kids

    Why can't parents face the ugly truth?

  • News

    November 23, 1999

    Part 4: The Virus, Past and Future

    There Are Two AIDS Epidemics—and More May Be Coming