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2 Americans Have Ebola in Liberia

Two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease at a hospital in Liberia, a relief group official said. Ebola kills Liberian doctor, 2 Americans infected

Scientists to Call for Thousands of Vt. Kids' Vaccine History

Thousands of Vermont parents could be hearing from medical professionals this week who will be asking about the vaccination histories of their children.

5 Outdoor Fitness Classes to Try This Summer

The gym can wait until October. Take advantage of Boston’s warm weather and take your workout outside! Here are five outdoor fitness classes to try. 15 Great New England Hikes Best New England Bike Rides Boston Kicks Off Free Fitness Series at Local Parks

4 Simple Ways to Prevent Mosquito Bites

Preventing mosquito bites isn't rocket science--and yet we don't always do what we should or could. As obvious as this advice might be, it's always worth giving again. Here are 4 simple ways to prevent mosquito bites this season. Cases of Mosquito-Borne Virus Confirmed in Boston Area Mosquito-Borne EEE Virus Found in Mass.

Making Strides: Highlights of Research Unveiled at AIDS Conference

Coinciding with the International AIDS Conference, The Journal of the American Medical Association released a special HIV-themed edition this week. Here we highlight some of the ground-breaking research including HIV trends in the U.S., potential Hepatitis C cures, and the effect of economic incentive programs on male circumcision rates. What You Need to Know About Sexually Transmitted Infections in 2014 Three Ways to Catch an STD Without Sex Top AIDS Researchers Among Malaysia Airlines Passengers Killed After Plane Shot Down

Red Cross Issues Urgent Call for Blood Donors

As a nationwide blood shortage looms, The American Red Cross is pleaing for donations. Find out where you can donate in Boston. ‘Gay Blood Drives’ Put Pressure on FDA to Lift Donor Ban Couple Asks Wedding Guests to Give Blood Instead of Gifts

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