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Pakistan may have turned a historic corner in the battle against polio

Pakistan may be on its way to finally ridding itself of polio, if a small environmental survey is truly representative of the country as a whole. The polio virus, which only infects humans but can spread in the environment usually through contaminated sewage or water, has been eliminated through vaccination in all but two countries, …

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Zika Virus

The World Health Organization has declared that the Zika virus poses a global public health emergency. The infection, which experts fear is spreading very fast, has been linked to thousands of babies being born with underdeveloped brains. This alert puts Zika in the same category of international concern as Ebola and will help fast-track research …

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