Tag: disease

Ebola Outbreaks Caused by ‘Super-Spreaders’

Understanding 'super-spreaders' could help control the spread of the virus.

No Ebola Found in 9 Monitored in Ala.

Officials cleared patients of the disease Wednesday

An STI-Detecting Condom?

Would this sell-out in the marketplace?

Sierra Leone’s VP Self-Isolates Over Ebola

He's taking preventative measures

Nigerian Officials Confirm Second Case of Ebola

The disease has killed more than 700 people

Ebola Death Toll Surpasses 539 in West Africa

New deaths confirmed in Guinea and Sierra Leone

Isaiah Austin Discusses Marfan Syndrome

NBA draft honoree raises awareness about his “Dream Again” initiative

Meningitis outbreak reaches 419 illnesses, 30 deaths

The outbreak, caused by fungal steroid shots, continues to grow.

Meningitis outbreak expands; deaths continue

The Center for Disease Control reports there are 233 cases of fungal meningitis and 15 deaths across 15 states.

Some answers about meningitis outbreak

Health officials say that as of Wednesday, 26 people in five states have been sickened by an outbreak of a rare and deadly form of meningitis. All have ...