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14 hours ago
First Travel-related Case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus Detected in United States »
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today confirmed the first case of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)...
14 hours ago
For 2020, California Goes Big On Health Care »
California is known for progressive everything, including its health care policies, and, just a few weeks into 2020, state...
14 hours ago
Countries around world respond to China virus outbreak »
Countries in Asia and elsewhere are checking the body temperatures of arriving airline passengers and adopting precautiona...
16 hours ago
CDC details first U.S. case of novel virus spreading in China »
A  man in Washington state has been diagnosed with a novel infection racing through China, the first time someon...
16 hours ago
Why China’s Mystery Illness Is Reviving Fears of SARS »
There’s alarm in central China where a mysterious outbreak of pneumonia has been linked to a new coronavirus -- a family o...
23 hours ago
China mystery virus claims sixth victim as holiday travel stokes risk »
The death toll from a mysterious flu-like virus in China climbed to six on Tuesday as new cases surged beyond 300 and auth...
23 hours ago
The effects of three disinfection protocols on Candida spp., denture stomatitis, and biofilm: A para »
Antifungals are used to treat Candida infections. However, because of increased antifungal resistance and the length of an...
Monday, January 20, 2020
New coronavirus infects health workers, spreads to Korea »
A Chinese health official said today that 14 healthcare workers have been infected with the Wuhan-linked novel coronavirus...
Monday, January 20, 2020
China Confirms New Coronavirus Spreads From Humans to Humans »
A top Chinese government-appointed expert says a mysterious respiratory illness that has killed at least three people can...
Monday, January 20, 2020
Breaking Down the 2019 Eastern Equine Encephalitis Outbreak in the US »
Eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) virus made a comeback in the United States in 2019. The mosquito-borne illness landed on...
Sunday, January 19, 2020
Wuhan nCoV outbreak quadruples, spreads within China »
A surge of newly confirmed novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) cases since Friday in Wuhan has pushed the outbreak total to 198...
Sunday, January 19, 2020
New Chinese virus 'will have infected hundreds' »
The number of people already infected by the mystery virus emerging in China is far greater than official figures suggest,...
Saturday, January 18, 2020
Sepsis Responsible for 1 in 5 Deaths Worldwide »
Sepsis kills more than twice as many people worldwide than previously believed, according to investigators with the Univer...
Saturday, January 18, 2020
75 Years of Community Water Fluoridation »
Grand Rapids, Michigan became the first US city to fluoridate its public water supply in 1945. Five years later, when the...
Saturday, January 18, 2020
Statement on quality issues with certain Cardinal Health surgical gowns and packs »
FDA working with manufacturer to assess scope of potential contamination risk, possible supply chain disruptions MORE...
Saturday, January 18, 2020
HAN - Update and Interim Guidance on Outbreak of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in Wuhan, China »
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) continues to closely monitor an outbreak of a 2019 novel coronavirus...
Saturday, January 18, 2020
'Sars-family' virus claims second victim in China »
A second person has died in China from a new, pneumonia-like virus, local officials have announced. MORE >>
Saturday, January 18, 2020
Protecting Public Health »
In light of declining vaccination rates, oral health professionals need to be knowledgeable about current vaccine recommen...
Saturday, January 18, 2020
The Dental Hygienist The Best Kept Secret in Healthcare »
The Dental Hygienist The Best Kept Secret in Healthcare - Video MORE >>
Friday, January 17, 2020
2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Wuhan, China »
This is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation and CDC will provide updated information as it becomes available, in addit...
Friday, January 17, 2020
ADA standard on treating biofilm in waterlines available for comment »
The American Dental Association Standards Committee on Dental Products has approved the following document for circulation...
Friday, January 17, 2020
Top Infectious Disease News of the Week—January 12, 2020 »
Top Infectious Disease News of the Week—January 12, 2020 MORE >>
Friday, January 17, 2020
3 Major US Airports to Begin Screening for Novel Coronavirus »
The Department of Homeland Security’s Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the US Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
Friday, January 17, 2020
WHO surgical safety checklist training: An alternative approach to training in local safety standard »
Despite efforts to promote the effective use of the WHO surgical safety checklist, wrong tooth extractions have continued...
Friday, January 17, 2020
ONC's federal IT road map continues app, API push »
HHS' Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology has made another move toward its vision of allow...
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Weekly / Vol. 69 / No. 2 »
Weekly / Vol. 69 / No. 2 MORE >>
Thursday, January 16, 2020
OSHA Raises Its Civil Penalties for 2020 by Nearly 2% »
On January 15, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) raised its civil penalties (85 Fed. Reg. 2,292) by...
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Coming clean: Your anesthesiologist needs to know about marijuana use before surgery »
Given the increasing prevalence and legalization of marijuana, many patients have come to think that marijuana use is not...
Thursday, January 16, 2020
WHO says new China coronavirus could spread, warns hospitals worldwide »
There may have been limited human-to-human transmission of the new coronavirus identified in China. MORE >>
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Japan confirms case of new Chinese virus, spread is 'concerning' »
Japan has confirmed its first case of infection from a newly-identified coronavirus that has killed one person and infecte...
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Cardiologists' and cardiovascular surgeons' attitudes toward managing endodontic infections and oral »
Although there is not yet any conclusive evidence on whether the presence of an endodontic infection may have an impact on...
Thursday, January 16, 2020
What is the impact of an opioid prescribing guideline for dentists in Ontario? »
The Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario introduced a new dental opioid prescribing guideline in November 2015. The...
Thursday, January 16, 2020
'A crisis': Why do antibiotics companies keep going 'belly up'? »
Despite the imperative to develop new antibiotic treatments, the companies seeking to make them are struggling to stay afl...
Thursday, January 16, 2020
Second family cluster found in Wuhan novel coronavirus outbreak »
A few more details emerged from the probe into a novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak linked to a market in Wuhan, China...
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
The 13 biggest threats to global health, according to WHO »
The World Health Organization (WHO) recently released a list of 13 urgent health challenges the world will face over next...

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