Global Health
3 If only TB was as sexy as Ebola

All geared up for dealing with EbolaBoston University The world was briefly alarmed, or, well, the media has tried to sound the alarm, when it was reported that the usually deadly Ebola virus had spread from its confines in tropical sub-Saharan Africa to Canada when a man who had been…

Global Health
0 The Hot Zone virus, Ebola, reappears in Uganda

Ebola, the highly deadly virus made infamous by the film and book The Hot Zone has re-emerged in western Uganda. Here’s a clip from Kenya’s NTV news (or, if you prefer, you can watch two guys at CNN talk about it): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lhg7FgpxFbE Though horrible in terms of its effects on…