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Cempra, Inc. announced recently that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted a qualified infectious disease product (QIDP) designation to Cempra’s investigational antibiotic product...

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The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) and the Massachusetts Department of Fish and Game’s Division of Marine Fisheries (DMF) today announced a 14-day closure of oyster beds located in Duxbury...

Two individuals in western Bangladesh who recently had different surgeries at Dinajpur Medical College Hospital ended up contracting tetanus from the procedure, according to the Dhaka-based news source,...

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Deerfield Beach, FL company, Salix Animal Health announced yesterday the recall of a voluntary recall of one lot of “Good ‘n’ Fun – Beefhide Chicken Sticks”, distributed...

Through the month of September this year, nearly 19,000 dengue fever cases have been reported in Taiwan this year, a whole 3,000 cases above the annual record set in 2014 and it’s only the beginning...

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The dengue fever epidemic in Vietnam continues to escalate as the Southeast Asian country has seen a whopping 85 percent increase in cases this year compared to the same period in 2014. Local media puts...

In a follow-up report on the inpatient outbreak of salmonella at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan health officials have now identified the specific strain as Salmonella Isangi, according to...

Six medical tourists, five from New York and one from Canada, contracted the bacterial infection, Q fever, last year after receiving a “live cell therapy treatment” in Germany, according to...