Laura Lorenzetti, Fortune

Laura Lorenzetti

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  • TIME.com

Past articles by Laura:

Americans’ Coffee Guzzling Is Pushing Bean Prices Higher

Americans are consuming more coffee than ever, sending global coffee consumption to all-time high and sending prices for the beans soaring. → Read More

How IBM’s Watson Supercomputer Is Going to Help 10,000 Veterans

The goal is to expand precision medicine to more former soldiers. → Read More

Sean Parker Is Funding the First Human Trials of a Revolutionary Cancer Treatment

It's part of his $250 million grant to kickstart new cancer treatments. → Read More

Here’s Why You’ll Likely Pay More for Your Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance

Health care costs are rising faster than overall inflation--and employers are finding creative solutions. → Read More

Nike Is Suing This Runner to Keep Him From Wearing New Balance

The company says its sponsorship deal remains in effect. → Read More

17 More Billionaires Join Buffett and Gates' Giving Pledge This Year

The Giving Pledge, an initiative started by Warren Buffett and Bill and Melinda Gates, added 17 new members this year. → Read More

Fast Food Eating Linked to Higher Amounts of Chemicals in Your Body

You probably have industrial chemicals in your system. → Read More

From Cancer to Consumer Tech: A Look Inside IBM's Watson Health Strategy

IBM Watson Health is finding innovative new business models to leverage cognitive computing to transform the health care industry. → Read More

Here’s How Much Different Types of Doctors Are Paid

Total pay differs greatly depending on doctor specialty. Here are the 2016 averages based on Medscape report. → Read More

Airbnb Wants to Offer More Than Just Home Rentals

Airbnb wants to expand its offerings beyond home rentals by providing customers with a full-experience vacation. → Read More

The Obsession With ‘Curing’ Aging Is Now Big Business

These tech titans are bankrolling longevity research so as to cure aging and help people live far longer. → Read More

This Is the World’s New Billionaire Capital

Beijing has wrestled the title "Billionaire Capital of the World" from New York City, notching a total of 100 billionaires to NYC's 95. → Read More

McDonald's Testing New Chicken-and-Pancake Sandwich: Chicken McGriddle

McDonald's is testing out an all-new Chicken McGriddle, which layers a fried chicken patty between two maple syrup-infused pancake buns. → Read More

Trump Somehow Plans to Negotiate Drug Prices to Zero

Donald Trump said he can shave $300 billion off U.S. drug spending via competitive bids. That's the total spending of all drugs in the U.S. → Read More

IBM's Watson makes its health care debut on the Apple Watch

Imagine: You’ve been trying to keep your cholesterol low, but constant business travel means too many fast food meals and not enough exercise. What if you received recommendations on healthie... → Read More

Why the drug price scandal won’t be enough to keep down prices

The U.S. has the highest drug prices in the world. And hating Martin Shkreli won’t be enough to change it. → Read More

This company is offering a $1 alternative to Turing's $750 drug

And the CEO says the company is still making a profit. → Read More

Former DEA agent gets prison time for stealing bitcoins

A former agent with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration was sentenced to over six years of prison time this week after he stole bitcoin in the Silk Road raid, Reuters reported. The DEA brought... → Read More

Instagram has an answer to the iPhone's coolest feature

It’s not quite a photo, not quite a video. It’s a Boomerang. At least that’s what Instagram is calling its new app that allows users to play around with video snippets in fun ways... → Read More

Forget the plunging stock price, here’s Valeant's biggest problem

Valeant Pharmaceuticals’ stock price has plunged 42% over the past week, cleaving away as much as $25.36 billion in market value. That devastating loss shouldn’t be the drug maker’s b... → Read More