Posts tagged "virus"

Dec. 4 news: Climate and health, concussions, agent orange, acute flaccid myelitis, Ebola

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018.

Nov. 2 news: Life expectancy, health in the midterms, Montana Medicaid, virus identification, child burns and ramen

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018.

Oct. 29 news: Ebola, allergy epidemic, opioid response, nutrition research, adenovirus

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018.

May 25 news: Nipah virus, pool illnesses, Ebola outbreak, car hyperthermia, obesity and cancer, malaria test

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, May 25, 2018.

May 8 news: Rising anxiety, HTLV-1 virus, concussion and dementia, Kenya polio vaccination, STD prevention

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.
'Contagion' brings public health to the silver screen

‘Contagion’ brings public health to the silver screen

It isn't often that public health has a starring role in a big Hollywood movie. But that's just the case in "Contagion," a new film that explores the spread and societal impact of a worldwide disease pandemic.