outbreaks

0 Using satellite ‘light mapping’ to track disease outbreaks

This is kinda cool, as a possible means to track human migration and perhaps infectious disease risk — satellite tracking of light emissions. The disease outbreak idea here seems like a bit of a stretch, I have to say. What these researchers are tracking are population levels based on light…

0 Global Health Map

What in the world of health is happening? Do you know of an outbreak of disease or health issue that needs more attention? Humanosphere and HealthMap have partnered to create Global Health Map — a disease-tracking mapping tool that you can help keep current and informative. What’s happening with cholera…