News & Perspective

Jun 14, 2017

Jun 14, 2017

News Scan for Jun 14, 2017

MERS cases in Saudi Arabia
South America flu rise
Chikungunya blip
Michigan Legionnaires' charges

Jun 13, 2017

Jun 13, 2017
Hospital corridor

WHO details Saudi MERS clusters as outbreak grows

The hospital clusters involve 23, 6, and 4 cases, with the first two connected by an infected patient.

Jun 12, 2017

Jun 12, 2017
MERS virus particles

Saudi Arabia reports 7 new hospital MERS cases

In related news, a new study finds that bats harbor thousands of coronaviruses.

Jun 09, 2017

Jun 09, 2017

News Scan for Jun 09, 2017

More Saudi MERS
Measles vaccine timing
Yemen cholera outbreak

Jun 08, 2017

Jun 08, 2017
Hospital monitor and healthcare workers

Saudi Arabia probing several hospital MERS clusters in Riyadh

Officials are responding to several small healthcare clusters in the city.

Jun 07, 2017

Jun 07, 2017

WHO reports 3 Saudi hospital MERS clusters, new cases in UAE, Qatar

Also, the Saudi MOH reports 5 new cases in Riyadh, 4 of which are healthcare-related.

Jun 06, 2017

Jun 06, 2017

News Scan for Jun 06, 2017

New Ebola case
More Saudi MERS
Zika in Puerto Rico
Avian flu in Taiwan, France
Chikungunya vaccines

Jun 05, 2017

Jun 05, 2017
Saudi hospital scene

Saudi Arabia reports 14 MERS cases, 12 in Riyadh

At least 10 of the Riyadh cases are healthcare related, possibly signaling a new hospital outbreak.

Jun 02, 2017

Jun 02, 2017

News Scan for Jun 02, 2017

Saudi MERS case
Zimbabwe H5N8 outbreak
Diarrheal disease
South Sudan vaccine deaths
Allergy test for stewardship

May 25, 2017

May 25, 2017

News Scan for May 25, 2017

Ebola in DRC
Saudi MERS cases
Yellow fever in Brazil
Zika and fetal outcome
WHO budget OK'd


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