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Thursday, July 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Invasive Cancer Incidence, 2004–2013, and Deaths, 2006–2015, in Nonmetropolitan and Metropolit »
Problem/Condition:  Previous reports have shown that persons living in nonmetropolitan (rural or urban) areas in the...
Thursday, July 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid Prescribing is Still High and Varies from County to County »
here has been an overall decline in the amount of opioids prescribed in the United States. But the amount is still extreme...
Thursday, July 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid Prescribing »
The amount of opioids prescribed in the US peaked in 2010 and then decreased each year through 2015. However, prescribing...
Thursday, July 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IAC Express #1314  »
News from the  Immunization Action Coalition MORE >>
Wednesday, July 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Jul 05, 2017 »
MERS in Saudi Arabia, Lebanon Lyme bacteria transmission H5N2 avian flu in Taiwan...
Wednesday, July 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Syria, Pakistan report new polio cases »
Another child in Raqqa, the ISIS-held city in Syria, is paralyzed after being infected with vaccine-derived polio virus, a...
Wednesday, July 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Marked increase seen in multiply recurrent C diff »
A large study yesterday by researchers at the University of Pennsylvania has found a dramatic increase in cases of multipl...
Wednesday, July 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Occupational ocular incidents in dentists: a multicentre study in southwestern Saudi Arabia. »
ental practitioners are at high risk of occupational ocular incidents during their daily work practice. The aim of this st...
Tuesday, July 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Study Links Antibiotic Resistance to Triclosan »
Scientists from the University of Birmingham and Norwich Research Park have discovered a link between a major mechanism of...
Monday, July 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Jul 03, 2017 »
Cholera relief arrives in Yemen Antibiotics for UTIs in Uganda Avian flu in Togo and DRC New WHO DG starts...
Monday, July 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WHO declares end of Ebola outbreak in DRC »
Yesterday the World Health Organization (WHO) said the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) was of...
Monday, July 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lebanon reports imported MERS case, virus sickens one more in Saudi Arabia »
Lebanon's ministry of public health reported a MERS-CoV infection in a man who had recently traveled to Saudi Arabia, mark...
Friday, June 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jun 30, 2017 »
Students' antibiotic knowledge MCR-1 in Portugal MORE >>
Friday, June 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Jun 30, 2017 »
Flu vaccine in kids PPE for Ebola Powassan virus infection Legionnai...
Friday, June 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Six more H7N9 avian flu cases reported in China »
China reported six more H7N9 avian flu infections this week, down from 10 reported last week but showing further signs of...
Friday, June 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Can behavioral science help improve antibiotic prescribing? »
Could a little "nudging" discourage inappropriate antibiotic prescribing? MORE >>
Friday, June 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
TRUMP PICKS INDIANA HEALTH COMMISSIONER FOR SURGEON GENERAL »
President Donald Trump nominated Indiana's health commissioner to serve as the next U.S. surgeon general on Thursday, sele...
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: QuickStats: Percentage* of Adults Aged ≥45 Years Who Reduced or Delayed Medication to Save Mon »
In 2015, among adults aged 45–64 years who were prescribed any medication, those with diabetes were more likely than those...
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Notes from the Field: Late-Onset Infant Group B Streptococcus Infection Associated with Matern »
In September 2016, the Oregon Health Authority was notified of a case of late-onset group B  Streptococcus agalactia...
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Update: Influenza Activity in the United States During the 2016–17 Season and Composition of t »
During the 2016–17 influenza season (October 2, 2016–May 20, 2017) in the United States, influenza activity* was moderate....
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Anatum Infections Linked to Imported Hot Peppers — United St »
Foodborne salmonellosis causes an estimated 1 million illnesses and 400 deaths annually in the United States ( 1 ). ...
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Walking for Transportation or Leisure Among U.S. Women and Men — National Health Interview Sur »
Physical activity confers considerable health benefits, but only half of U.S. adults report participating in levels of aer...
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Jun 29, 2017 »
CDC flu recap Hot pepper Salmonella World Bank pandemic bonds Yemen...
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Five more polio cases reported in Syria as vaccine ships »
Five more vaccine-derived polio cases have been confirmed in Syria, and vaccine shipments are on their way to the region,...
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Europe announces new action plan on AMR »
European officials today released a new action plan on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) that builds on efforts to address th...
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Common antimicrobials help patients recover from MRSA abscesses »
NIAID-funded trial counters current thinking about treatment effectiveness. MORE >>
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mutant Strains Of Polio Vaccine Now Cause More Paralysis Than Wild Polio »
For the first time, the number of children paralyzed by mutant strains of the polio vaccine are greater than the number of...
Wednesday, June 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jun 28, 2017 »
Opposition to AMR budget cuts   Antibiotics for skin wounds MORE >>
Wednesday, June 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Jun 28, 2017 »
H7N9 illness cluster Lassa fever in Nigeria Somalia cholera outbreak...
Wednesday, June 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New colistin resistance gene identified in China »
Researchers in China have discovered another gene that confers resistance to the last-resort antibiotic colistin. MOR...
Wednesday, June 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Microneedle flu vaccine patch passes phase 1 trial »
The future of the flu vaccine may be in an adhesive strip no bigger than a Band-Aid, according to the results of a phase 1...
Wednesday, June 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Surveillance of microbiological contamination and correct use of protective lead garments. »
o prevent the contamination of these garments, it is important to develop appropriate sanitation procedures and to store t...
Wednesday, June 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Antibiotic-prescribing habits among Norwegian dentists: a survey over 25 years (1990-2015). »
Bacterial antibiotic resistance is a steadily growing global problem, which today is compared with issues such as global w...
Wednesday, June 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Researchers develop microneedle patch for flu vaccination »
A National Institutes of Health-funded study led by a team at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University has...
Wednesday, June 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IAC Express #1313 »
News from the  Immunization Action Coalition  MORE >>

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