Scabies mites cause skin rashes and itching, and bad hygiene has little to do with it. The microscopic parasites love clean skin as well. But a special cream can wipe them out.
Bulgarian authorities closed Harmanli reception center this week after they found out infectious diseases were spreading. Emanuela Barbiroglio and Giovanni Piazzese report from Harmanli.
Cambodia's rapid urban development is leaving some residents behind. Nowhere is this more evident than in a community living along - and above - a waste drain that cuts through the capital. Joanna Mayhew reports.
In addition to the Zika virus, there are other pathogens that can cause damage to unborn children inside the womb. Here are five types of infections that are less dangerous to adults than their offspring.
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