Nära 500 människor har dött i det senaste ebolautbrottet i Demokratiska republiken Kongo.
Like a virus, negative memes are getting into our brains and our collective consciousness.
Should I give a shit about a virus that causes a mild fever, even if I'm not planning to get pregnant? (Answer: yes)
What could go wrong?
M.E. doesn't just mean "being tired all the time" – the brain can't connect properly to the spinal nerve tracts and so fails to control vital bodily functions. It's time we started taking it seriously.
From flesh eating disease to herpes: we asked a virus and immunology expert what potentially deadly diseases and viruses could be on the horizon besides Ebola.
On Tuesday, scientists in Paris claim to have discovered the genetic mechanism that allows for a "spontaneous cure" among a very rare group of HIV-infected patients.
Does it live up to the hype?
The latest epidemic is spreading fast.
About 60 international Doctors Without Borders staff members are working alongside additional Guinean medical workers in Conakry, Gueckedou, and Macenta. According to Guinea's Ministry of Health, there have been at least 134 suspected cases and 8...
It's already killed six people and now it's in the UK, which is great if you're into severe respiratory illness.