The outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been ongoing since last August. An emergency declaration “is an unambiguous global statement that the situation is dire,” Tom Inglesby, director of the Center for Health Security of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

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Experts say they just might

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A new artificial intelligence system unveiled Wednesday by doctors at Johns Hopkins offers to provide a clearer picture for patients: In testing, it displayed a superhuman ability to differentiate harmful lesions from ones that pose no threat at all.

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Our Jessica Fanzo on how cycles of poverty make families vulnerable to food insecurity

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A ‘No-Brainer’?

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Calls grow for Medicare to cover anti-rejection drugs

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Paying people to stop smoking is a very effective method of getting them to quit, a large review of studies has found

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A giant data store quietly being built in India could free vast swathes of science for computer analysis — but is it legal?

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Our Jeffrey Kahn regularly drops by WYPR to discuss bioethics with Midday host, Tom Hall. Link to listen now to Dr. Kahn’s most recent appearance and an archive of past appearances

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