We share our bodies with trillions of microbes that are critical to staying healthy, but now scientists are getting a much-needed close look at how those bugs can get out of whack and spur disease.
National EMS Week starts on Sunday, May 19. The week was initiated by President Gerald R. Ford as a way of recognizing first responders.
Sadly, school shootings are a major factor in the growing prevalence of distance learning and homeschooling education in the United States.
This week in science history, WHO declared the smallpox virus was globally eradicated on May 8, 1980. It was a huge achievement in global public health.
Now that warm summer weather is here, it is a good time to practice basic skills. These basic skills will be important throughout a firefighter’s career.
Measles was declared eliminated in the U.S. in 2000. However, cases have been rising in recent years, and 2019 is shaping up to be a bad one.
"Parkland Speaks: Survivors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas Share Their Stories" needed to be written, its authors believe, but wish desperately it hadn't.
Emergency managers often stress the importance of after-action reports because they highlight the key points of how an emergency was managed.