by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 14, 2014 Updated: October 14, 2014
Republican lawmakers are calling for a "czar" to oversee the Ebola epidemic. That's exactly what a surgeon general could do.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 12, 2014 Updated: October 12, 2014
Hospital officials may not have followed the CDC's protocol for containing the virus.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on October 10, 2014
Lifetime medical expenses for the injuries total $18 million, most of which cover the cost of hospital admissions and treatment in emergency rooms.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 9, 2014 Updated: October 9, 2014
It involves five lines of text about masturbation.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 7, 2014
The public health crisis is exposing a politically divided confidence gap.
by Igor Volsky Posted on October 6, 2014 Updated: October 6, 2014
"It's preposterous that you would continue to use this money for what I would consider non-essential incidentals when you've got this fire raging right outside your door," he said.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on October 3, 2014 Updated: October 3, 2014
With up to two million people sleeping in sprawling temporary tent cities, loading into crammed buses, and praying shoulder to shoulder, public health officials worry about the transmission of deadly diseases.
by Igor Volsky Posted on October 1, 2014 Updated: October 2, 2014
Another reminder of why government health care is so essential.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 1, 2014 Updated: October 1, 2014
We've diagnosed the first Ebola case on U.S. soil, but that doesn't mean we have a public health crisis within our borders.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on September 25, 2014
Big Tobacco’s strategy has proven to be successful and deadly.