For families living in rural communities, traveling to the nearest health center can be an hours-long trek.
Scientists have been sharing data and collaborating to develop a vaccine at a breakneck pace.
Developing a malaria vaccine is a feat that faces both technical and financial challenges.
Efforts are now turning to preventing, and new concerns over links for paralysis-causing syndrome.
The link between Zika and microcephaly has not been confirmed, but following these women through their pregnancies will provide a wealth of information.
The more we understand this condition and the virus, the more questions arise about the relationship between the two.
The designation, only used three times before, indicates the severity of the situation.
The previously obscure disease has been making headlines, so what gives?
The crisis is stark example of how difficult it still is to predict and control an epidemic.
The WHO wants the world to double down on fighting rabies, and finally end the disease.
The discovery of artemisinin based drugs has saved millions around the globe from dying of malaria.