World TB Day will be observed March 24, with the good news that deaths from tuberculosis are declining. But a trend toward confining those with TB threatens to stall advances.
Some have a strain that is almost identical to one that infected humans in the middle ages.
Thalidomide is notorious for causing death and disability but it – and its derivatives – are proving useful for conditions such as leprosy.
Does Greyscale’s allure for contemporary audiences have to do with disfigurement?