Women in Brazil Warned to Not Have Babies Because of Zika Epidemic          

Women in Brazil Warned to Not Have Babies Because of Zika Epidemic          

Just when Ebola fears are waning, another epidemic is creating considerable fear and extreme precautions as it spreads in South America – Zika. Brazil, the continent’s largest country, declared a national emergency as they battle a massive outbreak of the Zika virus, which is spread by mosquitos and sexual intercourse. Thousands of babies have been born with brain […]

White House Releases Plans to Combat Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

White House Releases Plans to Combat Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

On Friday, the White House put out a detailed 63-page plan called the National Action Plan for Combating Antibiotic-resistant Bacteria (NAP). The plan, that is reported to cost $1.2 billion, outlines the particulars of each stage of implementing the plan, as well as steps that will need to be taken in adopting the President’s Council of […]