News & Perspective

Jul 22, 2014

Jul 22, 2014

Texas officials probe spike in Cyclospora cases

Texas health officials have received 61 illness reports over the past month and are looking for a common source.

Jul 22, 2014

Study: Pieces of MERS-CoV found in air of camel barn

The findings raise the possibility of airborne spread, but an expert called them preliminary.

Jul 22, 2014

Major analysis sees long-term progress on malaria, TB, HIV

The authors say the world has made overall progress in fighting the three diseases.

Jul 22, 2014

News Scan for Jul 22, 2014

Trader Joe's E coli outbreak recap
Polio cases in Somalia
Jul 22, 2014

Flu Scan for Jul 22, 2014

H5N1 sample contamination
Topical flu vaccine boost

Jul 21, 2014

Jul 21, 2014

West Africa Ebola outbreak total tops 1,000

Sierra Leone's new cases nudge its total ahead of Guinea's, and Liberia also adds to its illness and death totals.

Jul 21, 2014

PAHO's chikungunya count jumps 24%, to 442,000

The increase was led by the Dominican Republic, which had almost 60,000 new cases.

Jul 21, 2014

News Scan for Jul 21, 2014

Pneumococcal vaccine (PCV13) effectiveness in UK
PCV13 in Denmark

Jul 18, 2014

Jul 18, 2014

Reports profile Caribbean chikungunya threat to Europe

The outbreak is making ripples in Europe as Jamaica reports its first case.

Jul 18, 2014

WHO reports 18 new Ebola cases in West Africa

The new numbers bring history's largest Ebola outbreak to 982 cases and 613 deaths.


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