Looks at various aspects of infections diseases: causes, agents, transmission, vaccination, prevention, and treatment. Also examines the ongoing challenges we face in managing infectious diseases around the world.
Reviews common causes of infectious diseases and how they spread.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Find out how scientists are searching the bowels of the Earth for clues to new drugs.
Learn about the latest efforts to control the malaria parasite.
Toilet paper disease is breaking out everywhere. How can you determine the cause?
Lists some of the most problematic pathogens in the world, which are hazards due to their resistance to treatment.