Careers  |  Sign In  |  Register  |   Twitter

Latest in Infectious Diseases

A recent study from Schizophrenia Research, according to CBS News, has found a link between mental disorders like bipolar disorder or schizophrenia and a feline parasite known as Toxoplasma gondii. Researchers concluded that exposure to cats in childhood could pose as a risk factor for future mental illness....
A study from the NYU Langone Medical Center, according to an article published on CBS, has identified four types of bacteria more commonly found in contact lens wearers than non-contact wearers in an effort to explain why those who wear contacts get eye infections more frequently. Two of the four types,...
The first two MERS related deaths have been reported by South Korea, according to Reuters. Officials are considering prohibiting overseas travel in order to contain the outbreak, particularly following the spread of the disease to China after a South Korean man decided against his quarantine to travel to...