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The Associated Press has produced a rather fascinating Flash presentation illustrating the threat that drug resistance poses to global health. Entitled "When Drugs Stop Working: …

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Maggie Koerth-Baker has an interesting entry on Boing Boing this morning about rabies: On average, 55,000 people worldwide die from rabies every year, but only …

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Early last month, the media reported that fear of swine flu was running rampant in Germany. Well, apparently they're over it. Today Wall Street Journal's …

In the midst of alarming stories and studies on the rise of drug-resistant bacteria, an article posted today on Slate discusses how developing strategies to …

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According to numbers just posted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, new infections of the H1N1 virus continue to decrease across the …

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Blogger Jason Kottke has complied a succint, interesting description of the manufacturing process for the H1N1 influenza vaccine: The most striking feature of the H1N1 …

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When I was visiting family in Germany last month, no one seemed to be concerned about swine flu, no one wanted a vaccine and they …