Blood-sucking bugs are spreading Chagas disease in Texas
Nubian mummies chronicle a modern plague
Proponents of so-called “worm therapy” believe parasites may be a key ingredient for health
New discovery may help to eradicate witchweed parasite in sub-Saharan Africa
Scientists study how biodiversity affects the spread of animal-borne disease.
Could increasing global temperatures cause this tropical disease to spread?
A microscopic arms race may lead to a new cost effective malaria treatment.
- asks Injy from New York
Can one drug treat both HIV and malaria?
Technician Jean Nonon grows mosquitoes for a living. Emily Driscoll and Ben Leach show you how he does it.
- asks Allison from Austin
- asks Mary from Pittston, Pennsylvania
Parasites, bacteria and viruses mark the trail of human evolution.
A new formula might help curb the spread of the deadly disease.