#Zika

  • Article: 3 Times the Fight to End Polio Helped Prevent Other Health Emergencies
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    3 Times the Fight to End Polio Helped Prevent Other Health Emergencies

    By Shakira Donovan|Oct. 24, 2017

    Polio eradication efforts are helping to advance the movement for universal health care. Read more

  • Article: This Technology Could Prevent Mosquito-Borne Pathogens
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    This Technology Could Prevent Mosquito-Borne Pathogens

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 16, 2017

    “Gene drive” could be the answer to mosquito-borne diseases — or the next biological nightmare. Read more

  • Article: Meet the Brazilian Scientist Working to Develop a Zika Vaccine
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    Meet the Brazilian Scientist Working to Develop a Zika Vaccine

    June 19, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    Her team's efforts may one day vanquish the virus. Read more

  • Article: Brazil Declares Zika Emergency Is Over, But Virus Still Remains A Threat
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    Brazil Declares Zika Emergency Is Over, But Virus Still Remains A Threat

    By Gabriella Canal|May 12, 2017

    The virus that caused thousands of babies to be born with birth defects may finally be under control Read more

  • Article: The Biggest Health Crisis of 2016 Is One You Haven’t Heard About
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    The Biggest Health Crisis of 2016 Is One You Haven’t Heard About

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 19, 2016

    If it had begun to spread in China, the outbreak could have been historic. Read more

  • Article: The Zika Virus Is No Longer an Emergency, According to World Health Organization
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    The Zika Virus Is No Longer an Emergency, According to World Health Organization

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 18, 2016

    The virus first gained notice in 2014. Read more

  • Article: Congress Again Fails to Pass Zika Funding as Florida Outbreak Grows
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    Congress Again Fails to Pass Zika Funding as Florida Outbreak Grows

    By Colleen Curry|Sept. 7, 2016

    Senate Democrats vote down bill that also would have banned money from going to Planned Parenthood. Read more

  • Article: Zika's Damage to Babies' Brains Far More Severe Than Previously Thought
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    Zika's Damage to Babies' Brains Far More Severe Than Previously Thought

    By Cassie Carothers|Aug. 24, 2016

    New scans reveal how the virus can ravage the brain. Read more