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Monday, August 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
What Sandy Teaches Us About Harvey »
The historic, catastrophic, ongoing flooding from Hurricane Harvey is battering Houston and other areas of east Texas, inc...
Monday, August 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Measles outbreak was costly, state health officials say »
The Minnesota Department of Health spent more than $900,000 to curb the outbreak, the state’s largest since 1990. Hennepin...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Flu Scan for Aug 25, 2017 »
H7N9 cases in China   Philippines H5N6 monitoring Impact of no nasal flu vaccine...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Aug 25, 2017 »
Dog-linked tularemia Resistance in 'lonely' microbes Measles vaccination gap MOR...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC: HPV vaccine rates climb, but disparities exist »
In its annual report on teen vaccination uptake today, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) noted that...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reports show declines in antibiotic prescribing, spending »
Two new reports on antibiotics prescribing and spending are adding to the evidence that campaigns to improve antimicrobial...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDA Presents 2017: How to protect your practice from cyberattacks »
The most important step you can take to protect your practice from a cyberattack is educating yourself and your staff on s...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study identifies genes linked to better immune response to flu vaccine »
Yale experts and their partners in a national research consortium have identified several genes and gene clusters associat...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Aug 24, 2017 »
Severe C diff and fecal transplant Gonorrhea resistance trends MRSA, VRE contact preca...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Aug 24, 2017 »
Saudi MERS cases   Texas expands Zika testing Global respiratory disease burden...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
McDonald's expands antibiotic-cutting steps globally »
McDonald's Corporation yesterday announced it will phase out the use of the highest-value human antibiotics in its global...
Friday, August 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
H5N6 confirmed in Philippines avian flu outbreak »
Tests on samples collected in recent highly pathogenic H5 outbreaks in Philippines poultry, the country's first, reveal th...
Thursday, August 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: QuickStats: Percentage* of Adults Who Ever Used an E-cigarette† and Percentage Who Currently U »
Overall, 15.4% of adults aged ≥18 years had ever used an e-cigarette, and 3.2% currently used e-cigarettes in 2016. Adults...
Thursday, August 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Notes from the Field: Fatal Pneumonic Tularemia Associated with Dog Exposure — Arizona, June 2 »
On June 15, 2016, Arizona public health officials were notified of a presumptive positive  Francisella tularensis &...
Thursday, August 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: CDC Grand Rounds: Newborn Screening for Hearing Loss and Critical Congenital Heart Disease »
Newborn screening is a public health program that benefits 4 million U.S. infants every year by enabling early detection o...
Thursday, August 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: HIV Testing Among Transgender Women and Men — 27 States and Guam, 2014–2015 »
Transgender persons are at high risk for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection; in a recent analysis of the results...
Thursday, August 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: National, Regional, State, and Selected Local Area Vaccination Coverage Among Adolescents Aged »
The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommends that adolescents routinely receive tetanus, diphtheria,...
Thursday, August 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Use of Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation Among Heart Attack Survivors — 20 States and the Dist »
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States ( 1 ). Each year, approximately 790,000 adults have a m...
Thursday, August 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MMWR: Prevention and Control of Seasonal Influenza with Vaccines: Recommendations of the Advisory Co »
This report focuses on the recommendations for use of vaccines for the prevention and control of influenza during the 2017...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Aug 23, 2017 »
More Cyclospora cases Steroids and respiratory infections   Mosquitoes and climat...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Researchers identify rare resistance mutation in UTI bacterium »
Researchers at the University of Florida have identified a rare mutation that causes resistance to the quinolone antibioti...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study: Saliva test may detect Zika virus »
With the transmission of the Zika virus a concern in 70 countries, including the U.S., an accurate, quick, and cost-effect...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
IAC Express #1322 »
News from the  Immunization Action Coalition  MORE >>
Tuesday, August 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Flu Scan for Aug 22, 2017 »
Prior year flu vaccination   H5N8 in South Africa Global flu hot spots MORE...
Tuesday, August 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Aug 22, 2017 »
Saudi MERS case Candida auris uptick Tainted sprouts MORE >>
Tuesday, August 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Zika infection decreases sperm count, study says »
According to a study yesterday in  The Lancet Infectious Diseases , men who contract Zika virus have lower sperm co...
Monday, August 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Aug 21, 2017 »
MCR-1 in Dutch chicken   Residents' prescribing Trial for new antimalarial...
Monday, August 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Aug 21, 2017 »
Backyard poultry and Salmonella New polio cases Cholera in Yemen rebel areas MOR...
Monday, August 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
France reports local chikungunya cluster »
France has reported two locally acquired chikungunya cases in the south, and countries in the Americas reported a small ri...
Monday, August 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study finds high disability rate in Ebola survivors »
Ebola survivors have seven times the disability rate of their close contacts, and the virus likely causes muscle damage....
Monday, August 21, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Allocating Scarce Life-Sustaining Resources in a Disaster »
During a catastrophe, healthcare providers may face difficult questions about who will receive limited life-saving resourc...
Friday, August 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Aug 18, 2017 »
Antifungal susceptibility testing Bacteriophage therapy Expanded AMR monitoring &nb...
Friday, August 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Aug 18, 2017 »
MERS in Saudi Arabia   Zika birth defects More Salmonella cases...
Friday, August 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC reports 3 more fair-linked variant flu cases »
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today announced three variant influenza cases among fairgoers in N...
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
News Scan for Aug 17, 2017 »
H3N2v genetic findings Job-related Campylobacter and Salmonella H5N8 outbreaks M...

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