All posts tagged with Environment
08/19/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

We often think of the Yucatán peninsula as our own backyard paradise. Fly a little bit more north and you

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-08-19-the-sewer-system-is-collapsing-at-popular-tourist-destinations-in-mexico-cholera-wont-be-far-behind.html

07/25/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

On July 14, Google’s bio-lab began releasing the first batches of the 20 million bacteria-filled mosquitoes they plan to set free

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-07-25-googles-sister-company-releasing-20-million-mosquitoes-infected-with-fertility-destroying-bacteria-depopulation-experiment.html

07/20/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

A deadly bacterial species, which has been identified as the Xylella fastidiosa pathogen, the very same bacteria that infected thousands

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-07-20-global-olive-oil-supply-under-threat-as-deadly-bacteria-reaches-spain.html

07/11/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Would you lick a toilet seat? Hey, don’t worry, you can just drink out of your used plastic bottle instead.

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-07-11-heres-why-you-should-never-reuse-your-plastic-water-bottles.html

06/05/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Deforestation caused by humans may have a hand in the increasing number of malaria cases. That’s what Lehigh University researchers

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-06-05-clear-cutting-forests-causes-worsening-outbreaks-of-malaria-study-shows-and-drug-companies-cant-wait-to-cash-in-with-a-new-vaccine.html

05/25/2017 / By Jayson Veley

For thousands of years, mankind has been trying to predict the way in which the world as we know it

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-05-25-a-global-pandemic-has-a-50-percent-chance-of-wiping-out-human-civilization-reveals-online-odds-firm.html

05/04/2017 / By Earl Garcia

A recent report by Today.com showed that the average American home collects as much as 40 pounds of dust annually. According to

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-05-04-feeling-sick-the-average-american-home-collects-40-pounds-of-toxic-dust-per-year.html

04/23/2017 / By Earl Garcia

A recent study revealed that new “super” bedbugs exhibited early signs of resistance to two more types of insecticides, apart from

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-04-23-super-bedbugs-now-emerging-everywhere-thanks-to-global-travelers-who-carry-the-pests-at-the-speed-of-jet-travel.html

04/23/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

A cure for the flu might be found in frogs, new study claims. Researchers from the United States have uncovered

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-04-23-frog-mucus-found-to-destroy-nearly-all-influenza-strains-mother-nature-already-has-all-the-cures.html

04/08/2017 / By S.D. Wells

Nearly three million Americans, including children and infants, are allergic to natural rubber latex. More than 15 percent of health

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-04-08-danger-latex-in-vaccine-packaging-including-rubber-caps-for-syringes-and-vials-an-overlooked-severe-allergy-problem-for-millions-of-americans-to-consider.html

04/02/2017 / By Vicki Batts

If you thought the Flint, MI lead poisoning was bad, it turns out that numerous communities in California are even

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-04-02-children-in-california-lead-poisoning-flint-michigan.html

03/25/2017 / By Jude Henry

Bird flu is yet again rearing its ugly head and leading to a cascade of unfortunate events. At a farm

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-03-25-bird-flu-73000-birds-to-be-slaughtered-in-tennessee.html

03/24/2017 / By D. Samuelson

Reuters reports that in the first week of March 2017, a southern Tennessee farm growing chickens for Tyson Foods, Inc. had to euthanize

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-03-24-pandemic-bird-flu-found-at-at-multiple-poultry-farms-in-alabama.html

03/22/2017 / By Ethan Huff

If it’s not Swine Flu it’s Ebola, and if it’s not Ebola it’s Zika, the latest manufactured epidemic that the

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-03-22-zika-hysteria-spreads-to-sperm-donors-as-cdc-orders-halt-to-donations-in-three-florida-counties-where-zika-has-done-virtually-nothing.html