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Iowa officials announced they will destroy up to 5.3 million hens to curb the virus.
Recently an outbreak of H3N2 dog flu sickened dogs in the Midwest. Two veterinarians with Cornell University speak about the virus and how to protect your dogs
Researchers found that while Ebola is mutating, it hasn’t changed at a functional level to become more virulent. Upcoming Ebola vaccines should be effective
The anti-vaccine movement has led to a high number of unvaccinated people against measles and a larger percentage of people who are susceptible to this infection.
Researchers found that greater diversity of bacteria and even worms in the digestive tract offers enhanced immune function & higher levels of “natural” antibodies.
Researchers at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute have found that an ancient herbal remedy could prevent Ebola from attacking the immune system
Scientists found that a protein made by the Ebola virus could potentially be disabled or disrupted by future drugs that could stop the virus in its tracks.
A multi-center effort led by Pennsylvania-based Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc. is pursuing rapid testing of new antibody treatments to create an Ebola therapy
Abdominal pain, fever & unexplained bleeding used to diagnose Ebola are not significantly predictive of the disease, according to new Ebola Prediction Score
West Africa is faced with a whole generation of Ebola orphans forced into desperate measures to fend for themselves after the disease claimed their parents.
10 cases of Ebola cases discovered during Sierra Leone's nationwide three-day lockdown, but officials say the country reached the "tail end" of the epidemic
Shingles vaccine is approved for people 50 or older as it commonly occurs in people with medical conditions affecting the immune system from working properly
IPP & protective apparel maker Kappler Inc. will rethink, reimagine & re-engineer protective suits for health care workers on the front lines battling Ebola
Some children with the flu end up in the hospital seriously ill while their family and friends recover easily. New research points to a rare genetic mutation
The entire population of Sierra Leone have been ordered on a three-day lockdown on Friday morning as a final push to end the Ebola outbreak and infections.
Despite the shortage of adequate studies, public support of medical marijuana is growing, particularly after the documentary “Weed” with Dr. Sanjay Gupta
The goal of eradicating poverty will remain beyond the reach of many countries unless concentrated efforts begin now to address fragility, say researchers
A woman who tested positive for the Ebola virus may have contracted the disease through sexual intercourse with her boyfriend who is a recent Ebola survivor
Researchers will be able to obtain more powerful varieties of marijuana courtesy of the National Institute on Drug Abuse