Global Health Threats
In a hyper-connected world, the risk from deadly pandemics spreading with airplane speed is distressingly real. What makes this scenario even more threatening is the fact that we seem to be losing the race to control mutated pathogens by means of new antibiotics. In this channel you will find everything you need to know about the subject.
Stocking the Shelves for the Next Pandemic
Despite previous warnings, drug makers failed to prepare a stockpile of compounds to fight viral pandemics. Can they finally do the right thing?
‘Loneliness on the Job Is a Public Health Crisis’
Former Surgeon General Reveals What This Means for You
Mother Jones, 2019
The 2018 Report of the Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change
Shaping the health of nations for centuries to come
The Lancet, 2018
The Plague Cycle
The Unending War Between Humanity and Infectious Disease
The Rules of Contagion
Why Things Spread – and Why They Stop
Profile Books, 2020
First Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Released in the United States
Biotech firm Oxitec launches controversial field test of its insects in Florida after years of opposition from residents and regulatory complications.
Experts Knew a Pandemic Was Coming. Here’s What They’re Worried About Next.
Nine disasters we still aren’t ready for.
Politico Magazine, 2020