Ebola claimed 3,000 more lives in 2015, but by the end of the year, the virus was defeated in West Africa. VOA's Carol Pearson reports.
New study of 1,100 adult patients across globe shows mix of six drugs offers greatest ability to combat growing health menace
Chains of disease transmission stopped in Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, but officials are on guard for flare-ups in 2016
Deforestation in Malaysia is driving a sharp rise in cases of an uncommon type of malaria, according to scientists from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Henry Ridgwell reports.
Most likely explanation is humans are coming in contact with forest inhabited by macaque varieties that normally host disease, plus mosquitoes that transmit it