Research | Ann Shippy MD
February 6, 2019
kissing and the microbiome

Pucker Up! Can Kissing Change Your Microbiome?

Intimate kissing—the kind where saliva is exchanged—is a courtship staple unique to us humans and very common in most world cultures. In the midst of sharing an intimate smooch you’re […]
January 31, 2019

Harmful to Fish, Harmful to You: Red Tides and Algae Blooms

In October of 2017 Floridians saw the emergence of a red tide on the white sandy beaches of the Gulf Coast. Local officials immediately closed beach access and sent out […]