Vaccine company, Valneva, announced that it has completed recruitment for the pivotal Phase 3 trial, VLA1553-301, of its single-shot chikungunya vaccine candidate, VLA1553. The sponsor...

As of April 12, more than 6.8 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen ) vaccine have been administered in the U.S. CDC and FDA are reviewing data involving six reported...

Tick-borne encephalitis is a disease just as nasty as it sounds. Once bitten by an infected tick, some people develop flu-like symptoms that resolve quietly but leave behind rampant...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Dengue risk is exacerbated in highly populated areas of Brazil after extreme drought because of improvised water containers housing mosquitoes, suggests a...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Algerian media is reporting an outbreak of brucellosis in Batna. According to the report, 31 people were infected with brucellosis in the municipality of...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Officials in Vietnam reported a case of Dracunculus in a man with no travel history to Africa or any other endemic part of the world. This is the first...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 On a monthly basis, the Swedish Public Health Agency asks residents about their attitude to vaccination against covid-19. The questions are about attitudes...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Department of Public Health Mid-West is reporting an outbreak of Verotoxigenic E. coli (VTEC) in a single setting of children in the Mid-West...

As of April 12, more than 6.8 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen ) vaccine have been administered in the U.S. CDC and FDA are reviewing data involving six reported...

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By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that annual cases of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in the United States continued to...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the yellow fever situation in Santa Catarina state, Brazil, The Directorate of Epidemiological Surveillance of Santa Catarina (DIVE / SC)...

The restrictions put in place  and the resulting  social isolation from the COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on children’s mental and behavioral health. Joining me today to take...