#Disease

  • Article: Bill Gates: Afghanistan and Pakistan Must 'Get to Zero' Polio Cases
    AdvocacyHealth

    Bill Gates: Afghanistan and Pakistan Must 'Get to Zero' Polio Cases

    By Joe McCarthy|March 26, 2019

    The Gates Foundation has donated nearly $5 billion to the cause. Read more

  • Video: What Is the World's Deadliest Infectious Disease?
    PartnerHealth

    What Is the World's Deadliest Infectious Disease?

    By Daniele Selby|Dec. 11, 2018|Johnson & Johnson

    Every year, this disease kills more people than HIV and malaria combined. Read more

  • Article: Researchers Are Using Moths and Magnets to Prevent Genetic Diseases
    Health

    Researchers Are Using Moths and Magnets to Prevent Genetic Diseases

    By Sophie Maes|Nov. 16, 2018

    This new technology could save lives around the world. Read more

  • Article: Mountain Gorillas Come Back From Edge of Extinction in Major Conservation Win
    Environment

    Mountain Gorillas Come Back From Edge of Extinction in Major Conservation Win

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 15, 2018

    “This is a beacon of hope.” Read more

  • Article: World's Leading Cause of Blindness to Be Eradicated in Australia Within 2 Years
    Health

    World's Leading Cause of Blindness to Be Eradicated in Australia Within 2 Years

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 8, 2018

    Australia remains the only developed nation where the disease still exists as a public health issue. Read more

  • Article: The Ebola Outbreak Has Officially Been Defeated in the Congo
    Health

    The Ebola Outbreak Has Officially Been Defeated in the Congo

    By Joe McCarthy|July 25, 2018

    The disease’s containment is a testament to improved health care. Read more

  • Article: 1.3 Million Afghan Children Are at Risk of Contracting Polio
    Health

    1.3 Million Afghan Children Are at Risk of Contracting Polio

    July 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A new round of a polio immunization campaign went into action on Monday in Afghanistan. Read more

  • Article: India Celebrates Stopping a Deadly Virus Outbreak With a Bollywood-Inspired Music Video
    Health

    India Celebrates Stopping a Deadly Virus Outbreak With a Bollywood-Inspired Music Video

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|July 3, 2018

    The Nipah virus can be transferred through contact with infected fruit bats. Read more