Researchers have revealed the Heartland Virus is Widespread in America
Tollbooths, ATMs, doctors' offices, online chat: You leave critical personal data behind wherever you go. Let's follow one American as he scatters his digital DNA.
This is the first time doctors have used DNA sequencing for emergency diagnosis and treatment.
After an intense struggle to stop the spread of infection, Nigeria hasn't seen an Ebola case in six weeks.
A primer to the next population-threatening pandemic
Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus is rare in America but a dynamic between birds and mosquitoes may make it more common.
The Black Plague, Third Pandemic and Spanish Flu wiped out hundreds of millions; they have nothing on today's worst diseases
Forget medicine. Scientists want to engineer cattle that wonâ€™t get sick in the first place
HealthMap has a master plan to track diseases worldwide -- and you can help
In her inaugural post the doctor explains why eating humans is bad; and eating margarine is barely any better
As sequencing becomes more affordable, the way forward for diagnosis is not DNA snippets, but full genome workups
Experiment shows potential value of citizen medicine
To catch a fast-acting virus, response teams have to be faster
Zoonotic diseases can go from us to them.
Wreaking havoc in your mouth and head
A new study found cognitively impaired former football players aren't much different from non-players with cognitive impairments.
Neurologist Tally Lerman-Sagie saw her first cases of children having seizures a decade ago, but didn't have the technology to find their cause until now.
The researchers say it could be caused by a type of fungal toxin.