News & Perspective

Dec 08, 2015

Dec 08, 2015
Bed net use

WHO reports further declines in global malaria burden

Disease incidence is down 37% and deaths 60% overall since 2000, and officials say malaria investments have prevented 6 million deaths.

Nov 24, 2015

Nov 24, 2015

News Scan for Nov 24, 2015

Chicken salad E coli outbreak
Hawaii dengue outbreak
Postexposure BioThrax approved
Malaria gene replacement

Nov 23, 2015

Nov 23, 2015

News Scan for Nov 23, 2015

BioWatch capabilities
Flu vaccine protection
More chikungunya cases
Malaria funding
Cholera in Iraq

Nov 19, 2015

Nov 19, 2015

News Scan for Nov 19, 2015

Salmonella outbreak grows
Malaria treatment comparison
Recurrent C diff infections
Childhood vaccine coverage
More dengue in Hawaii

Nov 17, 2015

Nov 17, 2015
Fog and flood

WHO says health impacts of climate change overlooked

Earlier this week, a leading expert voiced similar concerns, noting that the WHO hadn't made its voice heard.

Nov 17, 2015

News Scan for Nov 17, 2015

Global health diplomacy
Dengue in Hawaii

Oct 23, 2015

Oct 23, 2015
Anopheles mosquito

WHO experts urge gradual rollout of malaria vaccine

Experts urge further trials of GSK's vaccine after a study showed strain mismatch.

Oct 21, 2015

Oct 21, 2015

News Scan for Oct 21, 2015

Cholera in Iraq, Tanzania
Drug-resistant malarial parasites
Polio vaccination in Ukraine

Oct 06, 2015

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

News Scan for Oct 05, 2015

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


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