Archive for the ‘Viruses’ Category

The Diseases Around us are Still Evolving – Are we?

It seems like every few years, a new disease comes along and spreads like wildfire, leaving a trail of death and devastation in its wake. Are we getting worse at fighting off infections, or are they getting better at invading our bodies? A lot of the diseases that humans tend to catch regularly, like the […]

Ebola: The honest truth and the mythical lies

If you have picked up a newspaper, switched on your T.V. or listened to the radio in the last 3 months, it’s a pretty good bet that you’ve heard at least a whisper of Ebola. Outbreaks in West Africa have led to widespread panic of an impending global epidemic. Ebola is serious, so far; this […]