Posts tagged "infectious disease"

Jan. 18 news: HHS conscience division, public health and government shutdown, drunk driving deaths

Check out today's public health news for Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018.

Jan. 16 news: Flu season stretching hospitals thin, uninsured rate rising, measles in O’Hare

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018.

Jan. 12 news: Flu hits thousands, hepatitis A outbreak, CHIP funds, vaccine makers

Check out today's public health news for Friday, Jan. 12, 2018.

Dec. 27 news: Frieden opinion, obesity in India, measles falling, environmental stories

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017.

Nov. 20 news: Opioids cost $500 billion, bird flu in Asia, fruit and vegetable intake, motorcycle crashes

Check out today's public health news for Monday, Nov. 20, 2017.

Public health making progress in eliminating infectious diseases

Global efforts to eradicate and eliminate infectious diseases have made significant strides, but they also face considerable challenges. Read more in this story from the September 2017 issue of The Nation's Health.
The Nation's Health: As antibiotic resistance rises, so do research, development

The Nation’s Health: As antibiotic resistance rises, so do research, development

To scientists and health professionals, colistin is considered a last-resort antibiotic to treat the most aggressive infections.

Sept. 20 news: Zika in Florida, app to fight opioid overdose, sepsis

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August 11 news: Air quality control, obesity and the brain, infections and risk of suicide

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May 31 news: Zika funding, chickenpox virus, heart disease risk for women

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May 16 news: Collecting mosquito data, tuberculosis test, US health issues

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April 28 news: Mumps at Harvard, concussion effects, Tennessee mental health care law

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