Acerca de Diana Duong

Diana Duong is a health journalist and professional fact checker. Her byline has appeared in publications across Canada, including Chatelaine, the Medical Post, Flare, and the Globe and Mail. She is based in Toronto.

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  1. Artículo: This Disease Spread Through Bug Bites Kills Up to 30,000 People Each Year
    Salud

    Esta enfermedad se propaga a través de las picaduras de insectos y mata hasta 30,000 personas cada año

    Por Erica Sanchez  y  Diana Duong|5 de Marzo de 2019

    El noventa por ciento de los casos se encuentran en solo siete países. Leer más

  2. Artículo: This Former US President Wants to Eliminate Diseases That Affect the World's Poorest
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    This Former US President Wants to Eliminate Diseases That Affect the World's Poorest

    Por Diana Duong|15 de Febrero de 2019

    Jimmy Carter's presidential term ended in 1981, but his work didn’t stop there. Leer más

  3. Artículo: This Neglected Tropical Disease Infects People Through Drinking Water
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    This Neglected Tropical Disease Infects People Through Drinking Water

    Por Diana Duong|12 de Febrero de 2019

    This disease only shows itself a year after infection. Leer más

  4. Artículo: This Waterborne Disease Can Make You Blind: What You Need to Know
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    This Waterborne Disease Can Make You Blind: What You Need to Know

    Por Diana Duong|1 de Febrero de 2019

    River blindness is an eye and skin disease that can have irritating inflammatory effects. Leer más

  5. Artículo: Drones Could Be the Answer to Eliminating Neglected Tropical Diseases
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    Drones Could Be the Answer to Eliminating Neglected Tropical Diseases

    Por Diana Duong|28 de Enero de 2019

    Drone technology may be the key to reaching hard-to-reach communities. Leer más

  6. Artículo: No Matter Their Age, Women and Girls Feel the Weight of Neglected Tropical Diseases
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    Las mujeres y niñas, las más afectadas por enfermedades tropicales desatendidas

    Por Carmen SingerErica Sanchez  y  Diana Duong|9 de Enero de 2019

    Su salud se ve afectada en diferentes etapas de su vida. Leer más

  7. Artículo: The 'Kissing Bug' Carries This Disease — But Its Effects Are Far From Romantic
    Salud

    Así es el “beso” de este insecto que puede conducir a una grave enfermedad

    Por Erica Sanchez  y  Diana Duong|7 de Enero de 2019

    Sudamérica es una de las regiones más vulnerables. Leer más

  8. Artículo: Leprosy Isn't Actually a Flesh-Eating Disease, But It Is a Neglected One
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    Leprosy Isn't Actually a Flesh-Eating Disease, But It Is a Neglected One

    Por Diana Duong|17 de Diciembre de 2018

    Thanks to modern therapy, the disease is now curable. Leer más

  9. Artículo: You Probably Know What Elephantiasis Is — But Did You Know There's No Real Cure?
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    You Probably Know What Elephantiasis Is — But Did You Know There's No Real Cure?

    Por Diana Duong|17 de Diciembre de 2018

    The disease impacts a person’s mobility and a country’s productivity — and there's no complete cure. Leer más

  10. Artículo: This Neglected Tropical Disease Can Lead Its Victims to Paranoia — And Even Death
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    This Neglected Tropical Disease Can Lead Its Victims to Paranoia — And Even Death

    Por Diana Duong|17 de Diciembre de 2018

    If left untreated, this disease can alter personalities and lead to endless hours of sleep. Leer más