Disease

  1. Creutzfeldt–Jakob Disease: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    One person may have died from a rare and incurable condition called Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease and that 13 other patients may have been exposed to it.

    September 5, 2013
  2. Kyrgyzstan Teen Dies of the Bubonic Plague While Three Others Hospitalized

    Health officials confirmed a teenage boy in Kyrgyzstan died of the bubonic plague while three others have been admitted to the hospital.

    August 28, 2013
  3. 10 Bizarre Skin Diseases You Didn’t Know Existed (Warning Graphic Photos)

    Evolution is an interesting thing. While genetic mutations caused our manifest of the planet, it also causes some of the most bizarre afflictions. Be warned, it’s GRAPHIC.

    July 31, 2013
  4. Hepatitis A Outbreak: Frozen Berry Mix from Costco Sparks Scare

    Eating healthier just got a little riskier. Costco is reeling after finding out that a brand of frozen organic berries mix they carried were tainted with Hepatitis A.

    June 2, 2013
  5. 10-Year-Old Designs Cup for Her Grandpa Who Has Parkinson’s

    A young girl is crowdfunding her heart-tugging and universally useful invention: cups that don’t spill.

    October 13, 2012
  6. Meningitis Outbreak in the US: 7 Dead According to CDC

    A steroid produced by a specialty pharmacy in Massachusetts has a led to an outbreak of a rare fungal form of meningitis.

    October 6, 2012
  7. Facebook Gives You Syphilis

    A new study from some public health administrator in England has demonstrated a link between Facebook usage and cases of syphilis.

    March 24, 2010