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Open for Comment: Healthy People 2030 Objectives on HIV, Viral Hepatitis, and other Topics »
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is soliciting written comments on the proposed objectives for Healt...
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Strep bacteria compete for 'ownership' of human tissue »
A well-accepted principle in the animal kingdom--from wasps to deer--is that creatures already occupying a habitat nearly...
5 hours ago
CDC: 24 more AFM cases confirmed in ongoing outbreak, topping 2016 »
Despite last week's suggestion that the country's acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) outbreak was at its peak, new data from the...
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CDC Health Alert Network (HAN) Health Update - Outbreak of Life-threatening »
CDC Health Alert Network (HAN) Health Update - Outbreak of Life-threatening Coagulopathy Associated with Synthetic Cannabi...
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. and Deputy Commissioner Anna Abram on new ef »
Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. and Deputy Commissioner Anna Abram on new efforts to assure the quali...
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Veterans health administration hospitals outperform non-VHA hospitals in most markets »
The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) is the largest integrated health care system in the United States, providing care...
20 hours ago
Wash Your Hands »
Handwashing is one of the best ways to protect yourself and your family from getting sick. Learn when and how you should w...
20 hours ago
Reusable Elastomeric Respirators in Health Care »
Protecting the health and safety of health care workers is vital to the health of each of us. Preparing for and responding...
20 hours ago
Flu season heading toward full-swing »
Coughs and sniffles around the office may be a good indicator that flu season has started, but health officials say it’s t...
Monday, December 10, 2018
NIDCR E-Newsletter: Winter 2018 »
NIDCR's Winter 2018 E-Newsletter is now available. MORE >>
Monday, December 10, 2018
Fighting Operating Room Staphylococcus aureus Transmission—What Are We Missing? »
Investigators on a new study have found that high-risk pathogenic sequence types of Staphylococcus aureus are highly tra...
Monday, December 10, 2018
Infectious disease news: Top 5 posts for the week Dec. 1- Dec. 7 »
The top five posts on Outbreak News Today for the week Dec. 1 through Dec. 7. MORE >>
Monday, December 10, 2018
5 tips for infection control precautions during flu season »
These environmental hygiene tips will ensure your practice remains healthy for all patients throughout the winter. MOR...
Monday, December 10, 2018
Top Infectious Disease News of the Week—December 2, 2018 »
Top Infectious Disease News of the Week—December 2, 2018 MORE >>
Monday, December 10, 2018
Five Good Reasons to Get a Flu Shot »
It’s that time of year again. Flu season. Most people know how nasty the flu can be. Despite that, there’s a large percent...
Monday, December 10, 2018
‘All I want for Christmas’ is the shingles vaccine, but it’s nearly impossible to find »
A national shortage of a new vaccine to protect against the painful rash known as shingles is worsening, even as the manuf...
Monday, December 10, 2018
Out of the loupe: The prevalence of coaxial misalignment of surgical loupes among dental professi »
Surgical loupes have been increasingly popular among dental professionals for their visual and postural benefits. However,...
Friday, December 7, 2018
Weekly U.S. Influenza Surveillance Report »
Influenza activity in the United States increased slightly. Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09, influenza A(H3N2), and influenza B vir...
Friday, December 7, 2018
Deadly, highly resistant Klebsiella found in Indian hospital »
The findings represent the first report of a hypervirulent form of the drug-resistant pathogen in India, the authors of th...
Friday, December 7, 2018
ECRI Guidelines Trust. »
This website is a practical resource to review existing clinical practice guidelines in a centralized location. Key compon...
Friday, December 7, 2018
Guidance seeks to increase outbreak vaccines in pregnant women »
To turn the tide, a multidisciplinary working group has formally released guidance on including pregnant women in vaccine...
Friday, December 7, 2018
Joint Commission announces new National Patient Safety Goal to prevent suicide and improve at-ris »
The Joint Commission has announced revisions to its National Patient Safety Goal (NPSG) addressing suicide prevention to i...
Thursday, December 6, 2018
MMWR Weekly »
Weekly / Vol. 67 / No. 48 MORE >>
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Interdisciplinary Care Model: Pneumonia and Oral Health »
This chapter provides an overview of classification, epidemiology, oral and systemic characterization of disease and sympt...
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Low-income, rural kids at higher risk for second- or third-hand smoke exposure »
NIH-funded study suggests ways to reduce risk for infants and toddlers. MORE >>
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Stress from using electronic health records is linked to physician burnout »
While electronic health records (EHRs) improve communication and access to patient data, researchers found that stress fro...
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Health benefits far outweigh the costs of meeting climate change goals »
A WHO report launched at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP24) in Katowice, Poland highlights why health co...
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Infections during childhood increase the risk of mental disorders »
A new study from iPSYCH shows that the infections children contract during their childhood increase the risk of mental dis...
Thursday, December 6, 2018
California hospitals share safety procedures after Chicago hospital shooting »
Hospitals in California's Central Coast region continue to maintain high levels of security after deadly shooting at Chica...
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Severe MRSA ST398 infections reported in China, Australia »
Two articles in Emerging Infectious Diseases describe severe infections caused by highly virulent strains of methicillin-r...
Thursday, December 6, 2018
IAC Express #1398 »
News from the Immunization Action Coalition. MORE >>
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Reporting back from the Call to Action on Antimicrobial Resistance in Accra, Ghana »
Dr Susie Sanderson, FDI speaker and president of the British Dental Association, attended the second Call to Action on Ant...
Thursday, December 6, 2018
The Risk of Infection Associated with Dentistry »
This article examines the risks of infection associated with the practice of dentistry and explains the steps involved in...
Thursday, December 6, 2018
The Climate Crisis Is a Health Crisis »
The climate crisis is fast becoming the greatest health crisis we’ve ever seen. MORE >>
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Consequences of the Opioid Epidemic: Decade of Research Shows Spike in Drug Use-Associated Infect »
As the opioid crisis grew into a national epidemic, the rate of drug use-associated infective endocarditis hospitalization...

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