Stories about Health

Feb 14 2016

Zika virus may hide in organs protected from the immune system

Experts advise women who may consider traveling to effected areas that if they have fear then do not travel, but they should be okay. The virus' symptoms are generally mi...

Feb 14 2016

New CDC Precautions to Avoid Sexually Transmitted Zika Virus

Puerto Rico has 22 confirmed Zika cases. Researcher and molecular engineering lecturer at the University of the Sunshine Coast Joanne MacDonald said while Zika had be...

Feb 13 2016

Zika virus confirmed at Lehigh University in Pennsylvania

According to the school, state health officials indicate "there is no additional health risk to anyone on campus". The virus stays in infected people's blood for about a ...

Feb 13 2016

First Case of Zika Virus Confirmed in Putnam County

Officials with the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene have not said whether it's a man or a woman, but since the outbreak started, the impact of Zika has fo...

Feb 13 2016

United States wants 'concrete actions' from Russian Federation after Munich deal

With Nusra fighters scattered across so much territory, it's hard to imagine even a brief cessation of hostilities , much less a broader cease-fire. Syria is a crucial...