RT America -- January 28, 2016
WHO warns Zika Virus is spreading "explosively"
With the outbreak of the Zika Virus in much of the southern part of the Western Hemisphere, Americans are wondering what the chance is of an outbreak in the US. RT’s Marina Portnaya visits a micro-biology lab at Miami-Dade College, where Dr. Joe Okungbowa highlights the concern in in South Florida, a “huge network” with ships frequently coming from South America.
E-cig vapor hinders immune system, helps superbugs – study
Chemicals used in vape products and e-cigarettes are harmful to your health, says a study released by researchers at the University of California in San Diego. RT’s Manila Chan reports on the study, which found that mice exposed to high levels of e-cigarette vapor had signs of internal inflammation and other serious health problems.