News & Perspective

May 11, 2017

May 11, 2017
Measles vaccination

Minnesota measles outbreak to cost state $1 million

The $1 million estimate doesn't include all healthcare or other economic costs.

Apr 13, 2017

Apr 13, 2017
Rotor-Gene Q PCR test

State, regional antibiotic resistance labs aim to boost tracking

A national lab network can identify emerging threats and track resistance trends.

Apr 01, 2016

Apr 01, 2016
Pregnant woman at window

CDC Zika summit draws attention to preparedness, need for emergency funds

Officials warn that lack of funds could hinder countermeasure development, battle against mosquitoes.

Mar 06, 2015

Mar 06, 2015
Turkey flock

In big jump, H5N2 virus hits Minnesota turkey farm

The finding marks the first appearance of high-path H5N2 in the Mississippi Flyway.

Oct 27, 2014

Oct 27, 2014
Healthcare workers in Guinea

CDC, some states differ over quarantine for Ebola responders

The CDC unveils more specific guidance for monitoring those entering the US.

Apr 04, 2014

Apr 04, 2014
Lassa fever virus micrograph

Minnesota Lassa fever case is first in US since 2010

Minnesota health officials diagnosed Lassa fever in a man who had traveled to West Africa.

Jan 13, 2014

Jan 13, 2014
Bison in field

Source of rare Minnesota anthrax case never found

The source of the spores that severly sickened a Florida man in 2011 was never discovered.

Dec 18, 2013

Dec 18, 2013
Milk fresh from cow

Study: Raw milk outbreaks only tip of iceberg

Non-outbreak raw-milk cases may outnumber outbreak cases 25 to 1—and knowing the farmer might not help.

Aug 05, 2013

Aug 05, 2013
Child awaits vaccination

Quadrivalent flu vaccines coming; companies cite good demand

Comments from industry, public health, and providers on the debut of a new flu vaccine.

Jul 18, 2013

Jul 18, 2013
Pasta on a plate

Food, Facebook figured in strep throat outbreak

An outbreak of strep throat in a dance team spread via pasta and was tracked on Facebook, according to a new study.

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