By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Wednesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration amended the emergency use authorization (EUA) for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to...

Allergic reactions to the new mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccines are rare, typically mild and treatable, and they should not deter people from becoming vaccinated, according to research from...

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By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A treatment combining two antibodies (casirivimab and imdevimab) is recommended for two specific groups of patients with covid-19 by a WHO Guideline...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Researchers from the University of Oxford have today reported on findings on the vaccinated people who are at greatest risk from severe Covid-19...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality in Eastern Cape, South Africa is reporting the death of a five year old from Reeston as a result of...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up report on the COVID-19 outbreak at the Religious of the Virgin Mary (RVM) convent in Quezon City, Philippines, eight nuns in their...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The head of the territorial department of the Rospotrebnadzor Administration for the Republic of Tatarstan, Irina Khairullina said twelve botulism...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Over the last three months, 98.1% of those hospitalized with COVID-19 in Ukraine are unvaccinated. This was announced by Deputy Minister –...

By NewsDesk @bactiman63 The New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) reported this week four cases of Legionnaires’ disease in Hamilton Township, Mercer County between May-August...

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By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The House of Representatives this week passed an amendment offered by Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) directing the federal government’s “watchdog”...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Tamaulipas state, on the west coast of Mexico and bordering Texas has reported 3,407 typhoid fever infections since the beginning of the year,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Naegleria fowleri is a microscopic amoeba which is a single-celled living organism. It can cause a rare and devastating infection of the brain...