Pandemic

Medical Advances You Need to Know About

The Doctors tackle your biggest fears about the flu. Anti-viral or anti-bacterial medicines: What's the difference? Plus, new health gadgets: track calories burned from your wrist, listen to music through your cheekbones and more!

Polio: Still a Threat?

In the United States, polio seems like a disease of the past, but countries like northern Nigeria, northern India and parts of Afghanistan and Pakistan account for more than 75 percent of global polio cases today. Learn how modern medicine has worked...

Medical Advances You Need to Know About

The Doctors tackle your biggest fears about the flu. Anti-viral or anti-bacterial medicines: What's the difference? Plus, new health gadgets: track calories burned from your wrist, listen to music through your cheekbones and more!

A Possible Pandemic?

Modern medicine has disarmed mega viruses like small pox and polio, but new viruses may be emerging. Are we at risk for a dangerous pandemic? The Doctors separate fact from fiction when it comes to virus outbreaks.

Real Threat or False Alarm?

From the sniffles to a high fever, how concerned should you be about your symptoms? The Doctors tells you when to worry. Learn why toxic shock syndrome is back in the headlines. And, should you get a flu shot this season?

A Killer Flu?

How likely is a killer flu epidemic, and could one strike suddenly and kill millions of people? Is shock therapy a viable form of treatment for some individuals? What can you do to avoid migraines? The Doctors tackle these subjects during hot-headlines.