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12 HOURS AGO - Huffington Post

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College Students Don't Get Flu Shots And That's A Real Problem

As some colleges overreact to a disease that virtually no one on campus is at risk of contracting, students are skipping an easy step that actually will help them stay healthy: seasonal flu vaccines. "[Ebola] is still very low-risk for the majority of the population, but flu is not," said Lauren Drinkard of the University of Pennsylvania's Student Health Service. ...

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OCT 29, 2014 - Huffington Post

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U.S. Health Care System Woefully Unprepared For Ebola

The U.S. health care apparatus is so unprepared and short on resources to deal with the deadly Ebola virus that even small clusters of cases could overwhelm parts of the system, according to an Associated Press review of readiness at hospitals and other components of the emergency medical network. Experts broadly agree that a widespread outbreak across the country is ...

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OCT 27, 2014 - Yahoo! News

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What I Am Really Afraid of... And It's Not Ebola

The Ebola epidemic, like SARS, MERS, and H1N1 before it, shines a sudden and intense spotlight on the public health system. From our highest ranking government officials to the frontline workers who are responsible for disinfecting homes and interviewing contacts, every decision, action, and outcome is scrutinized and criticized. Under normal...

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OCT 22, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Americans Are A Little More Worried About The Flu Than Ebola

WASHINGTON -- When media outlets aren't hyping the threat of Ebola, they're embracing a much more helpful trend: stories explaining we should really worry about the flu. Americans have gotten the message -- kind of. They're a little more likely to say the flu is a bigger threat to the nation, a new HuffPost/YouGov poll finds, with 45 percent saying ...

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OCT 22, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Why Medical Conspiracy Theories Are Here To Stay

Nearly half of Americans embrace some type of medical conspiracy theory, according to a study published this year by the University of Chicago. So it's no surprise that a new crop of outlandish beliefs around the spread of the Ebola virus have started to take hold. Rush Limbaugh, for example, has suggested that liberal politicians believe that the U.S. is ...

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