Disease Outbreak Preparedness – LSHTM

Outbreaks of infectious diseases have always taken place, the plague in the Middle Ages, cholera in the 19th century, and the influenza epidemics in the 20th century. We can’t stop outbreaks happening. But we can better prepare to reduce their impact. Large-scale disease outbreaks, such as diphtheria in the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh, and…

Hepatitis C: A Hidden Disease – 30sec

Were you born from nineteen forty-five to nineteen sixty-five? People born during these years are five times more likely to have Hepatitis C. So, even if you try to eat right… exercise, and take care of yourself… You could still have Hepatitis C, a serious disease that’s a leading cause of liver cancer. Everyone born…