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The WHO Declares Zika Emergency. What Now?

The World Health Organization has just declared the Zika Virus outbreak in Latin America to be a "public health emergency of international concern." At a press conference this evening in Geneva, WHO director General Margaret Chan stressed that this declarat...
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Map of the Day: Where Tuberculosis Kills

The World Health Organization today released new global data on Tuberculosis. The biggest takeaway: TB has now ranks along side AIDS as the leading cause of death from infectious disease worldwide. In 2014, TB killed 1.5 million people worldwide, disproportion...