Measles Striking New York With Worst Outbreak in a Decade

Measles Striking New York With Worst Outbreak in a Decade

The recent outbreak of measles in New York is the highest it has been in 20 years. Since September, New York has had 167 cases reported, and it may become an epidemic. The first reported case of measles came from Brooklyn. A child, who was unvaccinated, went to Israel on a trip. Subsequently he was […]

Outbreak Volunteers Need Relief

Outbreak Volunteers Need Relief

The death toll in west and central Africa is rising, surpassing the worst Ebola outbreak since its discovery in 1976. With fatalities easily surpassing 300, healthcare workers from Doctors Without Borders are struggling to reign in the deadly filovirus (a categorization of the Ebola virus), which has cropped up in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea. […]