#Infectious disease

  • Article: Australia to Give $10 Million to Papua New Guinea to Combat Infectious Diseases
    Health

    Australia to Give $10 Million to Papua New Guinea to Combat Infectious Diseases

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 21, 2018

    In July, Papua New Guinea experienced its first outbreak of vaccine-derived polio in 18 years. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Could Unleash ‘Zombie Pathogens,’ Reviving Centuries-Old Diseases
    Environment

    Climate Change Could Unleash ‘Zombie Pathogens,’ Reviving Centuries-Old Diseases

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 25, 2018

    Permafrost is melting unusually quickly, revealing carcasses and bacteria frozen for years. Read more

  • Article: Tuberculosis Will Cost the World $1 Trillion by 2030 — Unless Countries Take Action
    Health

    Tuberculosis Will Cost the World $1 Trillion by 2030 — Unless Countries Take Action

    By David Brand|Nov. 15, 2017

    Tuberculosis, a preventable disease, killed more than 30 million people between 2000 and 2015. Read more

  • Article: Meet Dr. Master, a Tuberculosis Physician With One the Toughest Jobs in the World
    PartnerHealth

    Meet Dr. Master, a Tuberculosis Physician With One the Toughest Jobs in the World

    June 28, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    “Our job is to do more than administer drugs; it’s to restore hope... during their darkest hours." Read more

  • Article: Your Doctor Might Start Warning You About Climate Change — Here’s Why
    Health

    Your Doctor Might Start Warning You About Climate Change — Here’s Why

    By Joe McCarthy|April 18, 2017

    Don’t smoke, don’t drink, and don’t contribute to climate change. Read more

  • Article: Global Citizen Montreal: That Time Justin Trudeau Hugged Bill Gates, Then Usher Played With The Roots
    Citizenship

    Global Citizen Montreal: That Time Justin Trudeau Hugged Bill Gates, Then Usher Played With The Roots

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 11, 2016

    Celebrating the progress made against infectious disease. Read more

  • Article: A new malaria vaccine shows most effective protection against the disease yet
    Health

    A new malaria vaccine shows most effective protection against the disease yet

    By Megha Cherian |May 12, 2016

    The experimental vaccine offers up to one year of protection against malaria. Read more

  • Article: 5 things to know about animals and pathogens
    Food & Hunger

    5 things to know about animals and pathogens

    By Joe McCarthy|July 25, 2015

    When animals get sick, humans also suffer. Read more