Category: Epidemics

‘You’re Fired’ – Trump Abruptly Fires HIV/AIDS Advisory Panel

Ed Lynn- December 29, 2017

President Donald Trump fired the remaining members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) Wednesday, reportedly informing them without explanation with a letter delivered ... Read More

A Zika Vaccine Just Advanced to Human Trials for the First Time Ever

Ed Lynn- June 21, 2016

According to a joint announcement by Inovio Pharmaceuticals and GeneOne Life Science released on Monday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first-ever ... Read More

NIH: Budget Cuts Caused Ebola Crisis

Ed Lynn- October 14, 2014

You know the great thing about Conservatives? They never run out of horrors to be terrified of, because they're always creating new ones. It's kind ... Read More

Ebola In America: It’s a Matter of Trust

Patrick M Arthur- October 6, 2014

Image by CDC/Cynthia Goldsmith Used with permission During each of the five major Ebola outbreaks since 1976, the official line of reassurance to Americans was always ... Read More

Ebola Patients Flee Clinic Attacked By Armed Men In Liberia

Ed Lynn- August 17, 2014

Patients fled an Ebola treatment clinic as armed men attacked and looted in Monrovia, Liberia this weekend. The community’s local residents chanted, “No Ebola in ... Read More