Month: August 2016

What is 23,000 Times More Deadly Than the Zika Virus?

It causes 23,000 deaths every year in the United States- that’s more than AIDS (6,955), ¬†childhood cancer¬†(1,960), food borne illness (3,000), childbirth complications (650), ebola (2), and Zika (1). Heck, it causes 50 times more deaths than measles in the pre-vaccine era (450). It can cause death quickly even in young, healthy people. It’s circulating everywhere. Pharmaceutical companies are doing little to develop new … Read More What is 23,000 Times More Deadly Than the Zika Virus?