Latest Richard Besser Stories

2014-09-11 12:25:34

-- One-hour documentary will premiere during a special night of programming on Discovery Fit & Health; EBOLA: ARE WE NEXT? night airs on Thursday, September 18 from 8-11 PM - SILVER

2011-03-14 11:01:00

Only half of parents think the media is doing a good job explaining how research affects their children; media invited to attend lecture on research reporting with Richard Besser ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each year, billions of public and private dollars are spent on medical research about child health.

2009-04-29 10:29:49

The first confirmed death due to swine flu has been reported in Texas, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

2009-04-27 18:47:36

A federal health official said good respiratory etiquette is an effective way to prevent the spread of swine flu. Dr. Richard Besser, acting director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, said preventing swine flu is the same as preventing the regular seasonal flu.

2009-04-27 16:34:14

The first case of U.S. swine flu was identified in San Diego as part of a study of pandemic preparedness, a federal health official said. Dr.

2009-01-23 14:05:59

On Thursday, Dr Richard Besser was named acting director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Word of the Day
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.