Tuesday Show 06-26-18
What is Keystone virus? Brain-swelling sickness carried by mosquitoes can infect humans
Another mosquito-borne virus, the Keystone virus, might pose a risk to people, specifically those in Florida.What is Keystone virus? Brain-swelling sickness carried by mosquitoes can infect humans.
Sea sponges may hold key to fighting killer infections
The solution to a vexing — and deadly — problem for modern medicine could be lying on the ocean floor. Just like some insects have evolved to resist synthetic chemical insecticides, new infectious diseases have emerged over the last 20 years that can’t be controlled by the antibiotics doctors have at their disposal.
FDA approves country’s first medicine made from marijuana
The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved the country’s first drug derived from marijuana, a medication that treats two rare and devastating forms of epilepsy.
17 states file lawsuit against Trump immigration policies over family separations
Attorneys general from 17 states and the District of Columbia sued the Trump administration Tuesday over its policy of separating families who cross the U.S-Mexico border illegally.