Zika Virus Gets More Confusing Every Day
Mysterious Zika Virus Stumps Scientists
We still don’t know enough about Brazil’s Zika virus, which has been linked to birth defects and a paralytic condition called Guillain-Barré.
Congress About To Cripple World Health?
Just when you thought the Israel-Palestinian fight couldn’t get any more toxic, along comes a new twist—one that could endanger countless lives.
How Much Sugar Is In Your Food?
25 grams of sugar isn't a whole lot.
Money Promised for Ebola Not Adding Up
Little has been delivered of the millions countries pledged to fight the disease: 7 percent of China’s $122M, 17 percent of the EU’s $265M, and 43 percent of the United States’ $572M.
EYE OFF THE BALL
What’s Worse Than Ebola in West Africa?
Ebola’s getting the world’s attention right now, but long-standing programs against diseases like malaria and HIV/AIDS are being neglected and thousands more may die in the meantime.
Travel Bans for Ebola Won’t Work
Instead of protecting public health, banning travel to and from Ebola-stricken countries will just increase illegal travel and make it harder to fight the disease.
Silicon Valley Sitting Out Ebola Fight?
Witnessing arguably the worst public health crisis of the 21st century, the industry that claims to be changing the world is nowhere to be found. Where have all the tech titans gone?