Coronavirus Fears Lead Nurses To Threaten Strike In Hong Kong If Borders Aren’t Shut

This post was originally published on this siteNurses in Hong Kong are threatening to go on strike if the city doesn’t shut its border with mainland China. Some nurses have already engaged

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There’s A New Kind Of Inequality. And It’s Not About Income

This post was originally published on this siteIt used to be that the battle to overcome inequality was about money. It was about helping the poor get better jobs so they could access a larger

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Measles Numbers Were Bad In 2018. This Year, They’re Even Worse

This post was originally published on this siteAfter decades of progress against one of the most contagious human viruses, the world is seeing measles stage a slow, steady comeback. The World

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Infecting Mosquitoes With Bacteria Could Have A Big Payoff

This post was originally published on this siteCameron Simmons is far more familiar with dengue than he’d like to be. “I’ve had dengue. My family’s had dengue. It’s

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Infecting Mosquitoes With Bacteria Could Have A Big Payoff

This post was originally published on this siteCameron Simmons is far more familiar with dengue than he’d like to be. “I’ve had dengue. My family’s had dengue. It’s

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There’s A Promising New Vaccine For One Of The World’s Top Health Threats

This post was originally published on this siteA new vaccine to prevent dengue may be on the horizon. And health officials say it’s desperately needed. The World Health Organization this

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Ghost Viruses And The Taliban Stand In The Way Of Wiping Out Polio

This post was originally published on this siteIn the incredibly ambitious, multibillion dollar effort to wipe polio off the face of the planet, there’s currently good news and bad news.

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After Dorian’s Wrath: Little Miracles Amid A Painful Recovery

This post was originally published on this siteJust over a month after Hurricane Dorian slammed into the northern Bahamas, parts of the island nation are still in ruins, thousands of people

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Ebola Outbreak In Congo Enters Year 2. Is An End In Sight?

This post was originally published on this site“This is not a happy anniversary,” says Yap Boum, the regional representative for Epicentre Africa, the research arm of Médecins

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Study: Malaria Drugs Are Failing At An ‘Alarming’ Rate In Southeast Asia

This post was originally published on this siteMalaria drugs are failing at an “alarming” rate in Southeast Asia as drug-resistant strains of the malaria parasite emerge. That’s

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