News & Perspective

Feb 11, 2014

Feb 11, 2014
Chicken in window

China reports one more H7N9 case, one death

The rate of new infections slowed today, as the WHO confirmed seven previously reported cases.

Feb 11, 2014

News Scan for Feb 11, 2014

Pertussis vaccine duration
Polio in Afghanistan

Feb 10, 2014

Feb 10, 2014
Huangshan mountains, Anhui province

H7N9 illness total grows by 13, with 2 more deaths

The new infections include the first 2 cases of the second wave from Anhui province.

Feb 10, 2014

News Scan for Feb 10, 2014

400 new chikungunya cases
West Nile costs
Local public health layoffs
Polio-eradication gift
Feb 10, 2014

Flu Scan for Feb 10, 2014

Illness in Hajj participants
Panda H1N1 infections

Feb 07, 2014

Feb 07, 2014
China river scene at dusk

H7N9 sickens 7 more in China, leaving one dead

Four provinces report new cases as global health groups highlight the risk from poultry contact.

Feb 07, 2014

US flu activity continues slow decline

Several key measures of flu activity dropped again last week, but many states still had widespread activity.

Feb 07, 2014

News Scan for Feb 07, 2014

MERS case in UAE
Canadian H5N1 gene analysis
N95 respirators and bacterial infections
2014 ACIP recommendations
Feb 07, 2014

Food Safety Scan for Feb 07, 2014

Salmonella in chicken
Safeguarding infant formula

Feb 06, 2014

Feb 06, 2014

News Scan for Feb 06, 2014

Non-flu vaccine coverage in adults
FSMA resource shortage
H6 avian flu properties
Drop in measles deaths, cases
Polio effort in Syria


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