À propose 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.

Articles

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

    This Disease Spread Through Bug Bites Kills Up to 30,000 People Each Year

    Par Erica Sanchez  et  Diana Duong|5 mars 2019

    Ninety percent of cases are found in just seven countries. En savoir plus

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

    This Former US President Wants to Eliminate Diseases That Affect the World's Poorest

    Par Diana Duong|15 février 2019

    Jimmy Carter's presidential term ended in 1981, but his work didn’t stop there. En savoir plus

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

    This Neglected Tropical Disease Infects People Through Drinking Water

    Par Diana Duong|12 février 2019

    This disease only shows itself a year after infection. En savoir plus

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

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

    Par Diana Duong|1 février 2019

    River blindness is an eye and skin disease that can have irritating inflammatory effects. En savoir plus

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

    Drones Could Be the Answer to Eliminating Neglected Tropical Diseases

    Par Diana Duong|28 janvier 2019

    Drone technology may be the key to reaching hard-to-reach communities. En savoir plus

  6. Article: No Matter Their Age, Women and Girls Feel the Weight of Neglected Tropical Diseases

    No Matter Their Age, Women and Girls Feel the Weight of Neglected Tropical Diseases

    Par Carmen SingerErica Sanchez  et  Diana Duong|9 janvier 2019

    Women and girls of all ages feel the burden of these diseases throughout their entire life. En savoir plus

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

    The 'Kissing Bug' Carries This Disease — But Its Effects Are Far From Romantic

    Par Erica Sanchez  et  Diana Duong|7 janvier 2019

    When they bite their victims, they also defecate at the site of the bite. En savoir plus

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

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

    Par Diana Duong|17 décembre 2018

    Thanks to modern therapy, the disease is now curable. En savoir plus

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

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

    Par Diana Duong|17 décembre 2018

    The disease impacts a person’s mobility and a country’s productivity — and there's no complete cure. En savoir plus

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

    This Neglected Tropical Disease Can Lead Its Victims to Paranoia — And Even Death

    Par Diana Duong|17 décembre 2018

    If left untreated, this disease can alter personalities and lead to endless hours of sleep. En savoir plus