#Epidemics

  • Article: The UK Just Pledged £20 Million to Develop New Vaccines Against the World’s Deadliest Diseases

    The UK Just Pledged £20 Million to Develop New Vaccines Against the World’s Deadliest Diseases

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 4, 2020

    It comes as coronavirus continues to spread around the world. Read more

  • Article: The University of Queensland Is Racing to Create a Coronavirus Vaccine

    The University of Queensland Is Racing to Create a Coronavirus Vaccine

    By Madeleine Keck|Jan. 31, 2020

    “The world needs to act quickly and in unity to tackle this disease.” Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Is Making it Harder to Tackle Epidemics: Report

    Climate Change Is Making it Harder to Tackle Epidemics: Report

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 23, 2019

    Climate change is expected to cause 250,000 deaths per year from 2030 to 2050. Read more

  • Article: The Next Infectious Disease Outbreak Could Kill More Than 300 Million People Worldwide

    The Next Infectious Disease Outbreak Could Kill More Than 300 Million People Worldwide

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 20, 2018

    Is averting the next major disease outbreak within our reach? Read more

  • Article: Even During Famines & Epidemics Women Outlive Men: Study

    Even During Famines & Epidemics Women Outlive Men: Study

    By Erica SanchezJulie Ngalle  and  James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 15, 2018

    Hey humans. It’s time to woman up. Read more

  • Article: This Deadly Epidemic Kills Nearly 100 Americans Every Day

    This Deadly Epidemic Kills Nearly 100 Americans Every Day

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 20, 2017

    And it’s lowering overall life expectancy across the country. Read more

  • Article: Another Mosquito Disease Spikes Concern in Brazil Amid Vaccine Shortage

    Another Mosquito Disease Spikes Concern in Brazil Amid Vaccine Shortage

    By Meghan Werft|April 3, 2017

    Brazil is fighting an age-old disease, and it may be an uphill battle. Here's why. Read more