By Padmaja Sreeram, Matthew Yau, Ramachandiran Sethuraman, and Neha Malhotra The need for a feasible, innovative strategy for surveilling Donbass’s TB epidemic inspired last year’s Toronto Thinks: Global Health Innovations and Solutions 3rd…

In Ukraine, 3,000 people a day are being hospitalized with H1N1 virus as scientists investigate why the flu strain is hitting younger age groups so hard. Unlike other strains of the flu virus, which are most dangerous for older people, H1N1 can be life threatening for…

Ukraine may destroy 3.7 million polio vaccines that it received from the UN, despite the risk that a new outbreak of the disease could spread across the country and into the EU. The all-Ukrainian council for patients’ rights and safety has alleged the vaccines are unsafe,…

Following Ukraine’s confirmed polio outbreak this week, UNICEF and WHO are urging parents to vaccinate their children to halt the spread of the virus.