Reading Lists: Viruses, diseases, disorders

Viruses can cause a little bit of misery, like the common cold, or kill more soldiers than combat, as with the Yellow Fever in 1793. This mix of non-fiction and fiction shows how viruses work--and what it's like to survive a deadly epidemic.

Fiction and nonfiction dealing with obsessive compulsive disorder: what it is, how it affects those who have it, and treatments that help people manage it.