News & Perspective

Dec 05, 2019

Dec 05, 2019
Measles vaccination campaign

Global measles deaths rise to 140,000; young kids hit hard

Measles cases skyrocketed 167% from 2016 to 2018, and deaths climbed from 110,000 in 2017 to 140,000 last year.

Nov 27, 2019

Nov 27, 2019

News Scan for Nov 27, 2019

More romaine E coli illnesses
Hepatitis A and blackberries
Global measles cases

Nov 18, 2019

Nov 18, 2019
Measles vaccination

Skipping measles vaccine tied to triple risk of disease spread

Unvaccinated people may be 3 to 4 times more infectious than those with measles who were vaccinated.

Nov 12, 2019

Nov 12, 2019

News Scan for Nov 12, 2019

Saudi MERS infection
Northern Hemisphere flu rise
New US measles cases
Measles outbreak in DRC

Nov 11, 2019

Nov 11, 2019

News Scan for Nov 11, 2019

MERS in Saudi Arabia
Maternal flu vaccination benefits
Kids' flu vaccination factors
Infectious diseases in Africa

Oct 07, 2019

Oct 07, 2019

News Scan for Oct 07, 2019

More Ebola in DRC
New US measles cases
Saudi MERS infections
Acute flaccid myelitis and viruses
Dengue in Florida

Oct 04, 2019

Oct 04, 2019
Orthodox Jewish NYC neighborhood

CDC: Close-knit, vaccine-reluctant communities stoked measles

Median age of patients is just 6, with 89% unvaccinated.

Sep 30, 2019

Sep 30, 2019

News Scan for Sep 30, 2019

Saudi MERS case
More US measles
Rotavirus vaccine efficacy
Shorter rabies post-exposure prophylaxis

Sep 25, 2019

Sep 25, 2019

News Scan for Sep 25, 2019

Another NY measles outbreak ends
More Philippines polio
MERS in Saudi Arabia
Candida and expert consults

Sep 23, 2019

Sep 23, 2019

News Scan for Sep 23, 2019

US foodborne disease trends
More measles in US, Brazil

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