70 million doses of H1N1 swine flu vaccine prepared for an epidemic that never came will likely be destroyed.
In the aftermath of Haiti's devastating earthquakes, huge amounts of money, food, clothing, water, tents, and other supplies arrived in the country. People showed up as well: professional search and rescue personnel, epidemiologists, nurses, and doctors. And, unfortunately, many people who are offe...
Just when it seems the scandal surrounding Andrew Wakefield can't get any worse, it does.
Has a whooping cough outbreak in Washington State been caused by parents?
The bacterial infection is rapidly outpacing efforts to help Haitians who are desperate for answers and solutions.
Researchers say they've managed to eliminate the disease in rats using transplanted pig cells.
The plague, black death, gonorrhea and other diseases may seem like ancient history, but they still pose major health threats.
Yes, really. But it's probably no reason to change those New Year weight-loss goals.
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