News & Perspective

Oct 08, 2015

Oct 08, 2015
Tamiflu pills

UK experts give nod to flu antivirals in hospital cases

Evidence didn't support routine use for seasonal flu, and the group said research is needed during epidemics.

Oct 08, 2015

News Scan for Oct 08, 2015

Measles risk in kids
African Salmonella burden
Oct 08, 2015

Flu Scan for Oct 08, 2015

Flu, pertussis vaccines in pregnancy
Flu viruses in breast cells
H5N1 in Nigeria

Oct 07, 2015

Oct 07, 2015
Post Ebola kids

Outbreak region passes full week with no new Ebola cases

Cases were at the lowest point since the outbreak was first reported in March 2014.

Oct 07, 2015

News Scan for Oct 07, 2015

More cucumber salmonellosis
H3N2 and flu vaccines
Meningococcal group B
Oct 07, 2015

Coronavirus Scan for Oct 07, 2015

MERS case in Jordan
Possible SARS source

Oct 06, 2015

Oct 06, 2015
CRE bacteria

Study profiles US threat from drug-resistant bacteria

Surveillance found geographic variability that points to the need for regional strategies that target the CRE threat.

Oct 06, 2015

News Scan for Oct 06, 2015

Some global flu upticks
Duodenoscope safety steps
CDC hospital infection centers
Nobel Prize for medicine

Oct 05, 2015

Oct 05, 2015
Philippines map

Suspected MERS death reported in the Philippines

Despite suspected MERS, the Saudi man's body can't be tested due to embalming.

Oct 05, 2015

News Scan for Oct 05, 2015

Ebola emergency kept in place
Good results for new malaria drug
More chikungunya cases


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