Category: Infectious Diseases

Emerging Infections

We all know infectious diseases from personal experience. Starting in childhood we typically experience influenza, chickenpox, strep infections of the throat, viruses that cause upper…

Infectious Diseases

Harvard Medical School’s pre-clinical curriculum has some telling blind spots. During the first two years, we mostly discussed diseases prevalent in the United States and other developed…

Collaring Leishmaniasis

Dog collars, long a method for identifying and controlling domestic dogs, have been used to control ticks and fleas. Now they may be used to control sand flies, insects that carry visceral…


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