News & Perspective

Oct 11, 2018

Oct 11, 2018
Temperature taking at Africa school

Spread in school noted as DRC Ebola cases mount

A humanitarian group highlights transmission within a school and more response disruption.

Oct 11, 2018

News Scan for Oct 11, 2018

Polio-like illness in 5 states
MERS in Saudi Arabia
Carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas

Oct 10, 2018

Oct 10, 2018
Ebola child burial

Officials confirm 7 more Ebola cases in DRC

Three of the new cases, all fatal, involve children seen at the same clinic in Butanuka district in Beni.

Oct 10, 2018

News Scan for Oct 10, 2018

More polio-like illnesses
Technology against public health threats
Lyme disease in Ontario
Oct 10, 2018

Flu Scan for Oct 10, 2018

Early data on universal flu vaccine
Avian flu outbreaks in 3 nations

Oct 09, 2018

Oct 09, 2018
Safe Ebola burial

New Ebola cases underscore Beni as outbreak epicenter

Beni now has 57 confirmed or probable cases, and 35 deaths.

Oct 09, 2018

News Scan for Oct 09, 2018

Cell-based flu vaccine protection
Tdap vaccine in pregnancy
Antibiotic use in animals

Oct 08, 2018

Oct 08, 2018
burial decontamination

DRC records 12 new Ebola cases over the weekend

The flurry of new cases include 3 classified as probable involving people buried before samples were obtained.

Oct 08, 2018
child in wheelchair

States and CDC probe reports of rare poliolike symptoms in kids

Minnesota recently reported 6 cases, and some of Colorado's cases were associated with EV-D71.

Oct 08, 2018

News Scan for Oct 08, 2018

FDA approves expanded Gardasil use
Cholera cases rise in Zimbabwe and Niger


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