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INSIDER is seeking nominations for The Doers: 50 people who are a force for good

INSIDER is seeking nominations for our first-ever list of The Doers: 50 people who are a force for good.

From suicide prevention to genetic testing, there’s a widening disconnect between Silicon Valley health tech and outside experts who see red fla...

"There's almost this implicit assumption that they play by a different set of rules," a Harvard psychiatrist and tech consultant said.
A US schoolboy receives his measles vaccination in 1962 at Fernbank School in Atlanta, Georgia.

Photos reveal what it looks like to get the measles when there are no vaccines

A measles vaccine was developed in the early 1960s, and the virus was declared eliminated from the US in 2000. But experts are worried it may be back.
A US schoolboy receives his measles vaccination in 1962 at Fernbank School in Atlanta, Georgia.

Photos reveal what it looks like to get the measles when there are no vaccines

A measles vaccine was developed in the early 1960s, and the virus was declared eliminated from the US in 2000. But experts are worried it may be back.
Gaps in vaccine coverage have led to a spike in global measles cases, a new report says.

A man dubbed ‘Patient Zero’ spread measles from New York to Michigan’s Oakland County

Michigan's measles outbreak has been linked to the outbreak in New York City, due to a man who unknowingly traveled to Oakland County and had the disease.
In 2016, 4 billion pounds of plastic was used in US bottled water production.

12 facts that show why bottled water is one of the biggest scams of the century

Some Americans get their water for free from the tap. The rest pay for it — at the cost of $100 billion a year.

What every 2020 presidential candidate has said about vaccines

In 2016, President Donald Trump falsely claimed vaccines are linked to autism on multiple occasions.
A nurse administers a flu vaccine in New York City.

America’s doctors warn Google, Twitter, and Facebook: Anti-vaxxers are weaponizing tech platforms, prompting outbreaks that can ‘debilitat...

US doctors are coming out in force, warning the world's biggest tech companies that fake news anti-vaxxers spread can be deadly.
Facebook's founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg reacts as he speaks at the Viva Tech start-up and technology summit in Paris, France.

Facebook plans to tackle anti-vaccine misinformation by rejecting false ads and de-ranking harmful pages

Facebook is taking steps to address a flood of anti-vaccine misinformation on its platform.

These are the 10 healthiest countries in the world in 2019

Europe is leading the way with six of the top 10 healthiest countries and a new number one this year, according to a Bloomberg survey.