News & Perspective

Mar 21, 2018

Mar 21, 2018
Yellow fever vaccine

Brazil calls for entire nation to get yellow fever vaccine

The vaccination campaign will aim to reach 78 million Brazilians by 2019.

Mar 19, 2018

Mar 19, 2018

News Scan for Mar 19, 2018

MERS in Saudi Arabia and Oman
Yellow fever warnings
Kratom Salmonella outbreak expands
Polio in Afghanistan and DRC

Mar 14, 2018

Mar 14, 2018
Mother and newborn

Study: 7% risk of birth defects in Zika pregnancies

In 3 similar recent studies of different populations, the rates of microcephaly have been similar: 3.4% to 5.8%.

Mar 12, 2018

Mar 12, 2018

News Scan for Mar 12, 2018

MERS in Saudi Arabia
WHO priority diseases
More Brazil yellow fever
Rift Valley fever in South Sudan

Mar 08, 2018

Mar 08, 2018

News Scan for Mar 08, 2018

Animal antibiotic use in Cambodia
Hospital MERS case
Brazilian yellow fever
105 new chicken salad illnesses

Mar 05, 2018

Mar 05, 2018

News Scan for Mar 05, 2018

Avian flu in poultry
Yellow fever in travelers
Source of Listeria outbreak
US antibiotic-resistance funds

Mar 02, 2018

Mar 02, 2018

News Scan for Mar 02, 2018

Yellow fever in Brazil
Emergent award for smallpox countermeasure
H5N6 in Denmark and Wales
More kratom-linked Salmonella cases

Feb 28, 2018

Feb 28, 2018
Rio de Janeiro aerial view

Brazilian yellow fever cases circle major cities

The outbreak is centered in Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, and Minas Gerais states, with many cases near big cities.

Feb 26, 2018

Feb 26, 2018

Vaccine Scan for Feb 26, 2018

FDA's next flu vaccine steps
Cholera vaccine approved
Yellow fever vaccine reminder

Feb 23, 2018

Feb 23, 2018

News Scan for Feb 23, 2018

Japan clears new flu drug
UK Zika vaccine project
Avian flu epi report
Yellow fever in Brazil
Public health readiness


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