We risk sleepwalking into a future where cures we take for granted, rapidly disappear.
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Athletes who had qualified for the 2016 Olympics faced a difficult choice. Earlier that year, the World Health Organisation had declared a global public health emergency around Zika virus and its link...
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The federal government plans to give the exclusive license for a new liver cancer drug to a pharmaceutical company owned by China's 63rd-richest man, HuffPost has learned. The National Institutes of H...
The first report on how the Zika virus affected U.S. territories showed that 5 percent of women with confirmed infections had babies with birth defects, U.S. health officials said on Thursday. The rep...
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Zika virus disease has reached India, with the World Health Organisation (WHO) confirming first three cases in Gujarat's Ahmedabad. The WHO endorsed the findings of laboratory tests conducted in the c...
Just because the global emergency is over, that doesn't mean the virus is contained.
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There are more than 70 mosquito borne viruses in Australia, and most aren't even named.
Even if babies were born with normally-sized heads, they may still suffer lifelong effects from Zika exposure in the womb.
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Grace is only 10 and this is her second battle with TB.
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Florida officials said on Friday they have identified a new area of Zika virus transmission through local mosquitoes in a small area in Miami Beach, the second area in Miami-Dade county where the Zika...
So you can calm down -- or stock up on repellant.
This could seriously affect couples who are planning families.
A new study reveals more about a Zika-linked joint condition in babies.
All previously reported cases of sexually transmitted Zika virus infections have been from men to their partners.
Competing in the Olympics is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to represent one's country and face off against the world's best athletes. But concerns about Zika virus in Brazil are causing some top co...
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Day has two young children.
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The early-stage study will enroll 40 subjects.
Golfing superstar cites Zika virus as the main reason.
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Based on current assessments of Zika, there is no 'public health justification' for postponing or cancelling the Games.
The risk varies from country to country.
The horizontal samba just got safer.
She's the artist formerly known as Kim Crow.
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They've sent in the SWAT team.
Fear of the Zika virus has caused golfer March Leishman to announce his withdrawal from the Rio Olympics. Leishman is Australia's third best male golfer, ranked number 35 in the world. Each country ca...
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Pregnant asylum seekers detained on Nauru could be exposed to the Zika virus, with the Department of Immigration and Border Protection confirming there had been cases of the mosquito-borne disease on...
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Scientists think a type of genetically modified mosquito could help stop the march of Zika virus, a disease that's spreading in 37 countries and territories around the world. The Aedes aegypti mosquit...
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By: Rachael Rettner and Karen Rowan Published: 03/05/2016 02:00 PM EST on LiveScience Pregnant women who become infected with Zika virus may be at risk for not only having a child with microcephaly,...
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Brazil has recently ramped up its fight against the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which spreads dengue, Chikungunya and Zika, the latter a virus that has been linked to birth defects. Brazil's health minist...
As mosquito-borne virus Zika threatens to spread during the Pacific tropical cyclone season, volunteers may want to take heed of new research suggesting insect repellent could make the problem worse....
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GENEVA, Feb 17 (Reuters) - The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday that $56 million is needed to combat the Zika virus through June, including fast-tracking vaccines and diagnostics. The...
SC Johnson is gearing up to whack a lot more mosquitoes. The home chemicals giant, which makes the insect repellent Off and the insecticide Raid, announced on Tuesday that it will donate 54,000 units...