September 30, 2013 — The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention called on the health care industry and agriculture to cut back on antibiotics to avoid worsening resistance to the medications.
August 23, 2013 — Scientists in Saudi Arabia say they have found the emerging MERS virus in an insect-eating bat, very near to where the first known human case of the deadly respiratory disease was reported.
August 16, 2013 — Scientists believe they may have found an important clue into how the emerging MERS virus has come to infect nearly 100 people, mainly in the Middle East or among those who have traveled there.
August 2, 2013 — Researchers have discovered a process in which death spreads throughout living creatures, including humans, and are working on ways to slow it down.
July 26, 2013
Two new viruses so different that scientists say they might be new kind of life form.
July 12, 2013
MERS may be evolving to a less deadly form, according to the WHO.
World's Population To Be nearly 10 Billion by 2100
- June 21, 2013
Deadly SARS-Like Virus Spreading Around the World: U.N.
- May 31, 2013
Emerging SARS-Like Outbreak Brings More Fatalities
- May 10, 2013
Cancer Risk Higher in Japan Radiation Zone: Study
- March 8, 2013
Smog Responsible for Underweight Newborns: Study
- February 15, 2013
Popular Antibacterial Product Contaminating Lakes: Study
- January 25, 2013
Disinfecting Robots Can Fight Hospital Superbugs
- January 4, 2013
Humans Evolving Dumb and Dumber: Researcher
- November 16, 2012
Stolen Phone Infects Thief with Ebola Virus
- August 31, 2012
Second Ebola Outbreak Emerges in Africa
- August 24, 2012
Deadly Ebola Outbreak Emerges in Western Uganda
- August 3, 2012
Ranking Primates Fair Better in Health
- June 1, 2012
Mosquito-Proof Clothing to Combat Malaria
- May 25, 2012
Radiation Mounts in Tokyo Bay From Fukushima Disaster
- May 18, 2012
Mysterious Skin Disease Kills 19 in Vietnam
- May 4, 2012
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