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Aug 11, 2015 07:10 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
How does a Medieval disease find its way into the modern era?
Aug 10, 2015 11:13 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
A woman who caught chikungunya fever while vacationing in the Caribbean wound up losing some of the vision in her right eye permanently.
Aug 5, 2015 08:29 AM ET // AFP
The disease is spread by bacteria discovered in the cooling towers of several buildings in the south Bronx.
Jul 28, 2015 10:15 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Armadillos can transmit the disease to humans, but the Florida Department of Health hasn't tested the strains in the nine patients to see whether they match those found in area armadillos.
Jul 22, 2015 12:11 PM ET // AFP
Women are found to be nearly twice as likely as men to develop Alzheimer's.
Jun 15, 2015 03:03 PM ET // Rachael Rettner, LiveScience
Some members of a cannibalistic tribe in Papua New Guinea developed resistance to a deadly brain disease.
Jun 10, 2015 06:20 AM ET
There is currently a MERS outbreak in South Korea that has quarantined thousands. What is MERS?
May 13, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Typhoid has been an ongoing problem in developing countries, but a strain that has become resistant to antibiotics is becoming dominant.
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