Lisa Spear

Lisa Spear

Lisa Spear is a science writing fellow at Newsweek. She's previously contributed to a number of other outlets including Time and PBS Frontline. She most recently worked as a health reporter for the Daily Hampshire Gazette in Massachusetts. 

FDA Approves Generic EpiPen

The generic will compete with EpiPens made by the company Mylan, which faced public criticism after raising the price of its product by more than 400 percent over the last few years.

Tropical Storm Lane May Threaten Hawaii

The storm formed far out in the East Pacific early Wednesday and is forecast to turn into a storm with 120 mile-per-hour winds when it enters the Central Pacific.