Before you take your next flight, you may want to take along a little extra hand sanitizer. New research shows bacteria can hang around on airplane surfaces for more than a week.
Fully mapping someone’s genes to look for health risks is full of ethical challenges.
West Nile virus is turning up in more mosquitoes tested by the Nevada Department of Agriculture.
Eight former hotel guests are suing a Las Vegas Strip resort and its builders, seeking $337 million in damages and alleging they were exposed to Legionnaires’ disease during stays there earlier this year.
The Aria Resort on the Strip is warnings guests who stayed during a two week window that they may have been exposed to high levels of the bacteria that causes Legionnaires’ disease.
World AIDS Day is being observed today to encourage greater public awareness about the disease some 30 years after the pandemic began.