Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Your Cart   |   Sign In
Search
Sign In
Sign In securely
Breaking News
News & Press
Filter news by category:

Read about recent events, essential information and the latest community news.

Displaying page 36 of 55
 |<   <<   <  31  |  32  |  33  |  34  |  35  |  36  |  37  |  38  |  39  |  40  |  41  >   >>   >| 

Daily Updates
Friday, April 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Niger reports first H5N8 outbreak; high-path viruses hit other nations »
Niger reported its first highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza outbreak, the fourth African nation to detect the virus, a...
Friday, April 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Huge genome study dissects Ebola outbreak's spread »
The largest genome sample ever analyzed for a human epidemic reveals that the West Africa epidemic unfolded with small, ov...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Apr 13, 2017 »
evere H5N6 infections Deadly hantavirus   Meningitis C in Nigeria MORE >...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report: Ongoing drop in federal public health funds, plateau for states »
In its annual snapshot of funding for public health, Trust for America's Health (TFAH) said the core budget of the US Cent...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study: Zika behind Brazil's 15% decline in births »
A new study posits that Zika caused early, unreported miscarriage in Brazil in 2016, leading to a 15% drop in the birth ra...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
State, regional antibiotic resistance labs aim to boost tracking »
Before antibiotic resistance began to emerge as a significant public health issue in the United States, hospital-based lab...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: QuickStats: Percentage Distribution of Gestational Age in Weeks for Infants Who Survived to »
Infants who do not survive the first year of life are more likely to be born at earlier gestational ages. In 2014, 66% of...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Notes from the Field: Complications of Mumps During a University Outbreak Among Students Who »
During July 2015–May 2016, a mumps outbreak occurred at the University of Iowa, which is located in Johnson County ( 1 )...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Use of Video Directly Observed Therapy for Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection — Johnso »
Tuberculosis (TB) is caused by the bacterium  Mycobacterium tuberculosis  and is spread from person to person...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Characteristics of Fentanyl Overdose — Massachusetts, 2014–2016 »
Opioid overdose deaths in Massachusetts increased 150% from 2012 to 2015 ( 1 ). The proportion of opioid overdose deaths...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Hospitalizations for Crohn’s Disease — United States, 2003–2013 »
In 2009, an estimated 565,000 Americans had Crohn’s disease ( 1 ), an inflammatory bowel disorder that can affect any pa...
Thursday, April 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
California Child Vaccination Rate Climbs Following New Law »
California's school vaccination rate rose in the first year that the state required almost all public schoolchildren to ge...
Wednesday, April 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Apr 12, 2017 »
Pediatric antibiotic stewardship   Community MRSA in Ireland MRSA in Portuguese p...
Wednesday, April 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Apr 12, 2017 »
H5N8 in Hungary, Romania   MERS in UAE Vaccine hesitancy  ...
Wednesday, April 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report highlights Ebola research hurdles, recommends steps »
An expert committee assembled by the US government to sort out thorny clinical research issues that arose during West Afri...
Wednesday, April 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
NIH scientists advance understanding of herpesvirus infection »
Protein complexes identified that control infection and reactivation. MORE >>
Wednesday, April 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Integrating Clinical Research into Epidemic Response: The Ebola Experience »
The 2014 Ebola epidemic in western Africa was the longest and deadliest Ebola outbreak in history, resulting in 28,616 cas...
Wednesday, April 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IAC Express #1298 »
News from the  Immunization Action Coalition  MORE >>
Tuesday, April 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Apr 11, 2017 »
Saudi MERS cases Avian flu outbreaks   Melioidosis and cystic fibrosis MORE...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
PAHO: More yellow fever in Espirito Santo, Brazil »
The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) released its latest epidemiologic update on the current yellow fever outbreak...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two live-attenuated Zika vaccines advance »
In Zika vaccine developments, two different live-attenuated vaccine candidates progressed, with one research group reporti...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The first live-attenuated vaccine candidate completely protects against Zika infection »
One shot with 10 live-attenuated vaccine particles triggered full immune response and completely prevented mice from Zika...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New approach makes cells resistant to HIV »
Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have found a way to tether HIV-fighting antibodies to immune cells, cr...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IP Stakeholders Series: Risk Management »
The relationship between the infection prevention and risk management departments at a hospital is a crucial one, and it p...
Monday, April 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Flu Scan for Apr 10, 2017 »
Tibet H7N9 case details   Avian flu on 3 continents Bats and zoonotic flu emergen...
Monday, April 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Apr 10, 2017 »
African Zika circulation Chikungunya spike Carbapenem-resistant E cloacae...
Monday, April 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Packaged salad contained bat, possible rabies exposure »
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) are helping the Florida...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coronavirus HKU1 Infections in Cleveland »
In 2003, the SARS virus seemingly appeared out of nowhere, spread around the globe, disrupted worldwide travel, and made h...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health officials brace for return of Zika »
Florida officials and federal public health experts are keeping a careful eye on the mosquito population in Miami ahead of...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Apr 07, 2017 »
KFC cuts antibiotics   MRSA incidence in the US Potential MDR-TB drugs MORE...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Apr 07, 2017 »
H9N2 altered in pigs   H7N9 cases in China   US flu decline...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rapid test shows mixed results for respiratory infections »
Acute respiratory illness is a common cause of hospitalization in adults and a common reason for antibiotic prescriptions...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas expands Zika test guidelines for pregnant women »
Ahead of an increase in mosquito activity, Texas health officials today announced they were expanding Zika testing for all...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AOHP Publishes Strategies to S.T.O.P. Bloodborne Pathogen Exposures »
A new survey of occupational health professionals uncovers their best practices for preventing and reducing sharps injurie...
Friday, April 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Apr 06, 2017 »
Congress Zika letter to Trump   Saudi MERS case H5N8 avian flu in Austria...

Displaying page 36 of 55
 |<   <<   <  31  |  32  |  33  |  34  |  35  |  36  |  37  |  38  |  39  |  40  |  41  >   >>   >| 

OSAP Disclaimer | Please notify our webmaster of any problems with this website.
OSAP thanks its Super Sponsors for their support in 2017. Sponsorship does not imply endorsement by OSAP of a company's products or services.