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Oct 16, 2015 02:40 PM ET // AFP
Ebola can hide in places in our bodies where we don't have a lot of surveillance by the immune system, such as the eyes and the testes.
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.
Apr 6, 2015 11:45 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Overuse of antibiotics spells trouble for our ability to fight off common infections in 20 years, a grim new report says. Continue reading →
Feb 24, 2015 05:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Black rats may not have been responsible for outbreaks of the plague in Europe, a new study argues.
Feb 19, 2015 01:30 PM ET // Discovery News
CRE tops the list of troubling antibiotic resistant bacteria, but it's not the only superbug that worries health officials.
Jan 27, 2015 12:20 PM ET
With the recent measles outbreak linked to a certain famous mouse's home turf in California, the spotlight has been thrown back onto a disease that was thought largely eradicated in the United States.
Dec 30, 2014 01:35 PM ET // AFP
Insect-eating bats that inhabited a hollow tree in a remote village in Guinea may have been the source of the world's biggest Ebola epidemic.
Nov 20, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Discovery News
The horrifying illness that has ravaged West Africa and beyond is the stuff of nightmares.
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