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infectious disease

Zika vaccine efforts get boost from prior research

U.S. health officials say valuable lessons were learned during battles against other mosquito-borne viruses.

Patient Story

‘We are not walking out of here without her’

A teen fights for her life against toxic shock syndrome, as her parents keep watch and a community rallies to support them.

Americans traveling abroad lack key vaccinations

Outbreaks of measles, hepatitis A could be prevented if people were fully immunized.

What’s worse – the cure or the disease?

Antibiotics may impact the development of more disease types than previously believed.

Have superbug fighters hit pay dirt?

Newly discovered antibiotic may defeat bacterial infections that are often tough to beat.