#Zika virus

  • Article: Australian Scientists Awarded $50 Million Funding Boost to Fight Mosquito-Borne Diseases

    Australian Scientists Awarded $50 Million Funding Boost to Fight Mosquito-Borne Diseases

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 3, 2018

    The ability for mosquitoes to spread diseases to humans causes millions of deaths every year. Read more

  • Article: 4 Ways Zika Can Be Contained Without Slaughtering Bees

    4 Ways Zika Can Be Contained Without Slaughtering Bees

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 13, 2016

    Ensuring human and environmental health can and should go hand-in-hand. Read more

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

    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

    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

  • Article: Zika Spreads to Miami Beach; CDC Issues Travel Warning

    Zika Spreads to Miami Beach; CDC Issues Travel Warning

    By Cassie Carothers|Aug. 19, 2016

    Pregnant women should avoid the popular tourist destination, officials warn. Read more

  • Article: Zika Is Likely Being Transmitted by Mosquitoes in the US

    Zika Is Likely Being Transmitted by Mosquitoes in the US

    By Cassie Carothers|July 29, 2016

    The four victims haven't traveled outside of the U.S. Read more

  • Article: What the Zika virus means for women's rights

    What the Zika virus means for women's rights

    By Yosola Olorunshola|Feb. 5, 2016

    The outbreak is major global health issue, but it's a gender issue too. Read more

  • Article: A Zika vaccine is on the way

    A Zika vaccine is on the way

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 3, 2016

    The pharmaceutical industry tends to take a last resort approach to vaccines. Read more