Diseases Archive

Why Vaccinate?

We live in a world fraught with dangers, but widespread death due to infectious diseases should not be one of them. These days we tend to worry about newly emerging infectious diseases like Ebola or …
Klebsiella pneumoniae

The Evolution of the Superbugs

In August 2016, a woman in her late 20s arrived in a hospital in Reno, Nevada, carrying a particularly deadly strain of the bacteria Klebsiella pneumoniae. The woman, who recently had traveled to India, and …

Infographic: Diabetes

What is the difference between Type I and Type II diabetes? Our Infographic explores the causes, consequences, and treatments for a disease that affects over 8.5% of the world’s population. Additional Resources: Diabetes.org Diabetes explained …