Profile image
By Global Economic Intersection
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views

Now:
Last Hour:
Last 24 Hours:
Total:

Five Little-Known Diseases To Watch Out For In 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017 17:54
% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.

(Before It's News)

from The Conversation

– this post authored by Derek Gatherer, Lancaster University

The phrase “emerging disease”, to describe an infectious disease that is new to humans or which is suddenly increasing its geographical range or number of cases, dates back to the 1960s. But it was the realisation in the late 1970s and early 1980s that the world was in the throes of previously unrecognised pandemics of genital herpes and AIDS, that really propelled the term into the mainstream.

Read more …



Source: http://econintersect.com/pages/contributors/contributor.php?post=201701051758

Report abuse

Comments

Your Comments
Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

Top Stories
Recent Stories
 

Featured

 

Top Global

 

Top Alternative

 

Register

Newsletter

Email this story
Email this story

If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.