Pathogenic bacteria

The waterborne bacterial infection kills 1 in 10 patients who contract it. And fighting outbreaks is a multi-front battle.
State epidemiologist Carmen Deseda told HuffPost there is a "fear" of outbreak.
As officials try to assuage fears, Christian Romero says his brother has already died from leptospirosis.
Companies are trying to take the "ick" factor out of fecal transplants.
Patients took prolonged courses of antibiotics for months or even years.
Influenza is the leading cause of vaccine-preventable deaths in the United States. In children, the highest incidence of
By Veronique Greenwood Air pollution — particulates tossed into the air from car exhaust, factory fumes, and power plants
Most Americans take clean water for granted. We turn on the tap and safe water to drink, bathe in, and cook and clean with
Packy's death comes three years after he and two other elephants were diagnosed with the disease.