Stories about Health

Feb 07 2016

4 more tested for Zika virus in Dallas County

The health ministry is fully equipped in research and testing of Zika . The National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Disease hopes to begin trials by the end of 2...

Feb 07 2016

Some Fear the Death of Twitter as Company Prepares Algorithmic Timeline

Currently, Twitter displays tweet in reverse chronological order. Last month, Twitter came under fire when it announced a new feature that would allow users to post t...

Feb 06 2016

CDC: Men who were in Zika areas should use condoms

Since Zika virus illess is usually mild, four out of five people never know they have it and when symptoms do occur, they generally last a few days or at most, a week, ...

Feb 06 2016

Zika virus should spark review of birth control access

Meanwhile in Geneva, spokeswoman Cecile Pouilly said the OHCHR was asking governments in Zika-affected countries in Latin and South America to repeal any policies that ...

Feb 06 2016

Florida, vulnerable to Zika virus, gets ready for fight

Given the drought of Brazilian samples, public health officials across the world are falling back on older viruses - or discreetly taking them from private patients. "The...