A new study shows the potential for the spread of Zika virus by mosquitoes in the continental United States. That and other health and medicine news in Richmond are in this week's R•H Factor. more

Mar 24, 2016 10:30 AM Health

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What's bugging me? Incomplete reports have caused unnecessary alarm concerning a serious malady, Chagas disease, and an insect called the kissing bug that spreads it. more

Dec 10, 2015 3:30 PM Health

Despite the conflicting messages in the media on its effectiveness and safety, immunization is as important as ever, especially for the most vulnerable members of our society. more

Sep 3, 2015 10:16 AM Health

When the disease struck Richmond, little was known about ‘The Summer Complaint’ more

Aug 18, 2015 11:21 AM History

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