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Leading rabies prevention organization, the Global Alliance for Rabies Control (GARC), recently announced the launch of the first of its online education programs, the Rabies Educator Certificate (REC). This...

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Children younger than 5 years of age accounted for 70 percent of pneumonia hospitalizations among children, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported in a study published today. Pneumonia...

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An outbreak of Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) has struck one ward at Hong Kong’s Siu Lam Hospital affected about a dozen patients, government officials report. According to a spokesperson...

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Real Estate mogul Donald Trump previously tweeted about his belief in a vaccine-autism link just about a year ago and in turn got lambasted for his misinformed tweet. On the Wednesday, Hugh Hewitt Radio...

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Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) caused almost half a million infections among patients in the United States in a single year, according to a study released today by the Centers for Disease Control...

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Avycaz (ceftazidime-avibactam), a new antibacterial drug product, to treat adults with complicated intra-abdominal infections (cIAI), in combination...

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Health officials with the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (CDC) report that last week’s number of outpatient visits for acute gastroenteritis reached a record high after four years. So far in 2015, a...

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A team of researchers from Italy, Israel and the United Kingdom has succeeded in generating mature, functional skeletal muscles in mice using a new approach for tissue engineering. The scientists grew...

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Fairway “Like No Other Market” of New York, NY, is recalling Fairway brand Raw Hazelnuts (Filberts), because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious...

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In a follow-up to the norovirus outbreak that sickened 150 passengers and crew on Celebrity Cruises’ Celebrity Equinox Feb. 13 – 23 voyage, some passengers have given props to the crew for...