U.S. health officials are working to prevent an outbreak at home while developing treatments and preventative countermeasures.
This parasitic infection hijacks rodent brains and infects people through dirty cat litter. There's a good chance you have it.
A man who died in Herculaneum during the historic Vesuvius eruption was found with an exploded skull and glass-like brain tissue.
As an escalating viral outbreak unfolds in China, only one lab in the country meets the required biosafety standards needed to study the new disease.
An emerging cancer therapy could someday shorten the time patients spend in treatment and improve their overall outcomes.
An ancient human skeleton uncovered in China belonged to an individual with the rare condition of "proportionate dwarfism."