Huffington Post Science - August 20, 2015 - A new study harnesses college students' cell phone mania to track the spread of illness. Click here to read the article by Joe Satran with comments from Dr. Aiello.
Time Magazine - April 22, 2015 - You Asked: Should I Use Antibacterial Soap? "Research shows they offer zero health benefits. But by changing the makeup of your skin and body bacteria, antibacterials may be fostering new health concerns—especially for kids." Click here to read the article with comments from Dr. Aiello.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation - November 21, 2014 - "Ebola has become a significant source of stigma among West Africans and the Western world. In many ways, the source of this discrimination can be traced back to the legacy of colonialism and the western approach to infectious disease response in Africa." Click here to see the blog entry co-authored by Dr. Aiello.
NBC News - October 6, 2014 - "A community is on edge after health officials confirmed a 4-year-old New Jersey boy died of Enterovirus D-68." Click here to watch the NBC News video with comments by Dr. Aiello.
USA Today - August 12, 2014 - "Putting alcohol-based hand sanitizers in classrooms in the hopes of reducing school absences due to illness may not be worth the expense." Click here to read the article comments by Dr. Aiello.
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As new research indicates, the influenza virus might be spread by coughing, sneezing, or breathing. In this NBC news article, Dr. Donald Milton from University of Maryland and Dr Aiello discuss how flu spreads and what precautions you can take to prevent getting the flu:
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Aiello Research Group PI Dr. Allison Aiello and Post-Doctoral Fellow Dr. Lydia Feinstein co-chaired the Symposium on the Novel Approaches for Bio-social Integration in Epidemiologic Studies at this year's Congress of the Americas. See the link below for details on ...more
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