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While the world focuses on the coronavirus, people in China with other illnesses may pay a price long after the outbreak ends
"People with preexisting conditions, they're the ones who may suffer," Tolbert Nyenswah, a senior researcher at Johns Hopkins University, said.
The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak could soon be declared a pandemic — here’s how the world has handled global outbreaks in the past
Prior to the Wuhan coronavirus, there have been a lot of deadly epidemics, which have prompted different courses of action from governments globally.
The virus has killed more than 100 people so far.
A vaccine for Wuhan coronavirus could take years to develop, based on our experience trying to fight Zika and Ebola
The Wuhan coronavirus has now infected more than 630 people and spread to 9 countries. At least 18 people have died.
Here’s how the deadly Wuhan virus could impact the global economy, based on what we know about past outbreaks
The Wuhan virus, which has infected over 400 people and killed 9 in China, is spreading around the world. A pandemic could affect many businesses.
Some Russians don’t believe assurances that an explosion at a disease research lab didn’t release any hazardous material
A gas explosion hit a research lab storing anthrax, Ebola, and smallpox in Koltsovo on Monday. Officials claim there is no danger to the public.
The World Health Organization said it is deeply disappointed "the affected countries have not received the funding and resources needed for this outbreak."
An Ebola outbreak has killed more than 1,000 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and containment efforts are being hampered by armed attacks
Containment of the virus has been hampered by armed attacks on treatment centers.
An American medical worker who may have been exposed to Ebola while working in the Democratic Republic of Congo was flown back to the US on Saturday.
An Ebola case has been discovered in a city of 1.2 million people — a ‘game changer’ that makes fighting the outbreak much more diff...
Health officials have confirmed that an infected person was found in a city of 1.2 million, meaning Ebola has spread beyond the town it was first spotted in. Ebola in an urban area is much more dangerous, since that dramatically increases the possibility that the disease could spread rapidly.