China is making a bid to use its Ebola vaccine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It’s a move that could further complicate efforts to test a crowded field of vaccines and therapies in the context of a waning outbreak

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The infection, an emerging threat, has killed virtually all of its victims so far in India

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If we decide to use it. The debate over whether to use genetically modified mosquitoes to fight malaria, explained

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Although there is optimism that the Ebola outbreak in central Africa can still be quickly contained, the fight is already becoming more complex, health experts said this week

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The nation’s opioid epidemic has been attributed to many factors, including the over-prescription of painkillers and the availability of cheap synthetic opioids like fentanyl

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A deep understanding of the Congo’s culture and time-honored public-health tactics are the keys to controlling the outbreak

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Medical and scientific breakthroughs, some with ethical concerns, are being used to help people

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In a grim layering of American tragedies, a 67-year-old man with a lung disease was able to crowdfund his medical treatment only after his wife died in the Santa Fe, Tex., school shooting

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