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Infectious Disease Mad Libs!

December 20, 2013 • ALL ARTICLES, BLOG, HUMOR, INFECTIOUS SELECTIONSComments (0)

What's more fun than infectious disease? How about Mad Libs on the topic of infectious disease?!...

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PINK O - Bart Everson

Pinkwashing Breast Cancer

October 24, 2013 • FEATURED, INFECTIOUS SELECTIONSComments (1)

Every October, corporations cash in on the pain of breast cancer patients, survivors and the families of those that weren't as fortunate. It's called pinkwashing...

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Providing Perspective on the Brain-Eating Amoeba

September 27, 2013 • FEATURED, INFECTIOUS SELECTIONSComments (0)

Yes, there is such a thing as "brain-eating amoeba", and yes, it can kill you. But it probably won't...

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Mo’ Mosquitoes, Mo’ Problems

August 27, 2013 • INFECTIOUS SELECTIONSComments (0)

Sure, you knew they were annoying, but did you know that mosquitoes prefer their human victims to have stinky feet...

HPV Vaccine

The Cancer-Sex Connection

July 10, 2013 • INFECTIOUS SELECTIONSComments (1)

Pop quiz! What is the most common STD in the United States? It's HPV, and you've probably had it or will contract it in the future...

Non-Violence - Photo by Paul Stein

The Public Health Approach to Violence

May 30, 2013 • INFECTIOUS SELECTIONSComments (1)

Violence is an infection and New Orleans has a raging case...

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Jazz Fest Health Tips

April 26, 2013 • INFECTIOUS SELECTIONSComments (2)

Jazz Fest isn't any fun if you're spending it in the emergency room. Daniele Farrisi shares some helpful health tips so you can party all day and night...

PUBLIC HEALTH IS ROI

National Public Health Week

April 5, 2013 • INFECTIOUS SELECTIONSComments (0)

Why should we care about Public Health Week? Even if you don't think you use it, you certainly benefit from it. Here's how...

toilet out of order - Gerard Stolk

Bathroom Break

February 27, 2013 • INFECTIOUS SELECTIONSComments (0)

Public Health columnist Daniele Farrisi assures the ladies that it's okay to have a seat and stay awhile. ...

STD Central - Adam Mesenbrink - am_dragon

The Clap is Back

January 24, 2013 • INFECTIOUS SELECTIONSComments (0)

Gonorrhea is no big deal, right? You just go to the STD clinic, take a few pills, and you’re cured, right? Wrong. Not anymore...