News & Perspective

Mar 21, 2018

Mar 21, 2018
Petri dish with bacteria cultures

Dried coconut from 2 firms tied to Salmonella cases in 8 states

Three of 13 patients have been hospitalized, and recalled products include Natural Grocers Coconut Smiles Organic and bags of Organic Go Smile! Raw Coconut and packages of Go Smiles Dried Coconut Raw from International Harvest, Inc.

Mar 21, 2018
Yellow fever vaccine

Brazil calls for entire nation to get yellow fever vaccine

The vaccination campaign will aim to reach 78 million Brazilians by 2019.

Mar 21, 2018

News Scan for Mar 21, 2018

Kansas measles outbreak
Dallas ED visits and Ebola
Vaccine campaigns in Syria
Mar 21, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Mar 21, 2018

New stewardship e-book
Sepsis, diagnostics technology

Mar 20, 2018

Mar 20, 2018
Shredded coconut

Packaged coconut recalled amid multistate Salmonella outbreak

The CDC plans to post an announcement soon, which will include a recommendation that people not eat recalled Coconut Smiles Organic from Natural Grocers.

Mar 20, 2018

News Scan for Mar 20, 2018

More MERS in Saudi Arabia
Nigeria Lassa outbreak
Latest global flu status
South Africa Listeria probe expands
Mar 20, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Mar 20, 2018

Resistant TB in Europe
Appropriate C diff testing
Fast sepsis detection

Mar 19, 2018

Mar 19, 2018
child flu mask

Flu declines, but hospitalizations are still high

Though many flu markers are declining, hospitalizations are still inching up, as expected in the latter part of the season.

Mar 19, 2018

News Scan for Mar 19, 2018

MERS in Saudi Arabia and Oman
Yellow fever warnings
Kratom Salmonella outbreak expands
Polio in Afghanistan and DRC
Mar 19, 2018

Flu Scan for Mar 19, 2018

H7N9 avian flu vaccine trials
H9N2 cases in China
US-South Korea AI trade deal


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