Researchers at UC Berkeley developed a microscope that used a smartphone to detect parasitic worms in a person’s blood. The new device, called a CellScope, could help provide critical information to health providers in the field.
Warriors Star Stephen Curry Speaks At White House In Support Of President Obama’s Malaria Initiative
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African immigrants in the Bay Area say they’ve experienced harassment since the Ebola outbreak became the focus of public attention in the United States.
A unit of the California Army National Guard has been ordered to mobilize for possible deployment to West Africa to support U.S. and international efforts to fight the deadly Ebola virus.
A San Rafael man is headed into one of the most dangerous and deadly places in the world on a humanitarian mission to help Ebola patients in Liberia.
Ebola experts at the Centers for Disease Control are using Twitter to inoculate the public against ignorance.
United said the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention believes the man could not have spread the disease during the flights because he was not showing symptoms and was not yet contagious.
San Francisco is the second-largest market in the country for ivory trinkets.
A missionary group says another American doctor has contracted the Ebola virus while working at a hospital in Liberia.
Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.