Stories by Larry Schwartz

Larry Schwartz is a Brooklyn-based freelance writer with a focus on health, science and nutrition. He works at Scholastic Inc. in the classroom magazine division on Superscience and Science World.   subscribe to Larry Schwartz's feed

Posted on: Aug 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Climate change is not a buzzword. It's a catastrophe, and it's here.

Posted on: Jul 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Just in case you don't have enough to worry about.

Posted on: Jul 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Taking vitamins may actually do you more harm than good.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Not all chemical-sounding ingredients are bad—but some are.

Posted on: Jun 18, 2014, Source: AlterNet

You'll be surprised to learn what's good for you and what's not.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Save your money and try these common sense treatments instead.

Posted on: May 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Let’s put it this way -- it has no scientific basis.