Infectious Disease Finding New Ways To Treat The Centuries-Old Disease Of Tuberculosis By Lauren Silverman • Nov 30, 2016 Baylor Scott & White Research Institute According to the World Health Organization, tuberculosis now kills more people worldwide than HIV/AIDS, and cases of the disease have increased in Texas. In 2015, there were more than 1,300 cases of tuberculosis reported in the state. Ebola In The ER: What Happens To Business As Usual? By Lauren Silverman • Oct 2, 2014 <a target="_blank" href="http://shutterstock.com">Shutterstock</a> Hospitals compete for patients, and Emergency Departments play a big role in business. So what happens to business when a hospital takes on a patient with Ebola?