I tried my hand at doing a Facebook Live for the 11-18-18 show with guest Steve Smelski.
The Outbreak News This Week Radio Show, the first and only radio program dedicated to infectious disease and health news...
Health officials in Chile report investigating a possible case of primary amoebic encephalitis (PAM) in a young boy, according to local media (computer translated).
The seven-year-old boy is hospitalized...
The free-living amoeba, Naegleria fowleri was first discovered in the 1960s by Dr. Malcolm Fowler and Dr. Rod Carter in Australia.
Several hundred cases have been documented worldwide with few survivors.
It was a huge news week in infectious disease and we cover some of the biggest stories here on the show today.
I go over the odd report on a father-to-son HIV transmission in a very atypical way. The...
The city of Karachi, Pakistan has seen large numbers of Naegleria fowleri deaths in recent years, particularly in people with no history of aquatic recreational activities like swimming, etc.
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