Couple Warns Parents 'Don't Let Anyone Kiss Your Baby' After Virus Kills NewbornA newborn baby has died from viral meningitis caused by a herpes virus as a result of close contact with someone other than her parents.
Health: The Great Germ DebateAre you a germaphobe? No one wants to get sick, but what makes sense and what doesn't?
Prevent Spreading Germs This WinterI’m sure you have noticed how easily infections seem to spread in schools. Here's an easy tip to minimize the risk of your getting sick.
Drexel Study Claims 21 Day Quarantine For Ebola Might Not Be Long EnoughThe research, which was conducted by Professor Charles Haas, PhD, reportedly used data from both previous outbreaks and the first nine months of the current outbreak.
Penn Vet Hosts Symposium Discussing Connections Between Humans And Ecosystem When It Comes To The Spread Of VirusesPenn Vet is hosting a symposium Thursday discussing interactions between humans, animals, and the enviroment, when it comes to the spread of viruses.
Health Care Providers Stepping Up Ebola Preparedness EffortsPublic hospitals in New York City are concerned enough about Ebola that they've secretly been sending actors with mock symptoms into emergency rooms to test how well the triage staffs identify and isolate possible cases.
Kids Must Wash Hands To Prevent Getting SickThe number one way to prevent the spread of most viruses never changes. Kids and adults must wash their hands.