News & Perspective

Jul 22, 2014

Jul 22, 2014

News Scan for Jul 22, 2014

Trader Joe's E coli outbreak recap
Polio cases in Somalia

Jun 10, 2014

Jun 10, 2014

News Scan for Jun 10, 2014

MMRV-related seizures
Measles surge in Somalia
Rotavirus vaccine benefits
H10N8 virus origins

May 05, 2014

May 05, 2014
Child receiving vaccine

International polio spread triggers WHO emergency declaration

WHO Director-General Margaret Chan declared polio's spread this year to be a public health emergency, and she spelled out temporary steps for curbing the threat.