Infectious Disease News

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12/2/2022 New project brings HIV, Hep C and syphilis testing to pharmacies in Halifax, NS IG News | IG News
... 20 new cases of HIV each year. This year, however, the department had registered 20 to 25 new cases till the end of August. An infectious disease pharmacist says there is no clear answer as to why there has been an increase in Nova Scotia, but says it could be ...
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12/2/2022 Fauci says China has done a bad job of vaccinating the elderly and their shots are not very effective against Covid - The Hindustant Times
Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, testifies at a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies hearing to discuss President Biden's fiscal year 2023 budget request for the National Institute of Health on Capitol Hill in ...
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12/2/2022 This COVID Winter Will Be Different
... kind of interesting because a lot of the people that I talk to right now, their biggest concern is not COVID when it comes to infectious disease, it's flu, it's RSV. And the big vulnerable group this winter is kids, which is a big departure from how we ...
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12/2/2022 Mexico: They Detect A Fungus That Causes An Outbreak Of Meningitis
... press. To date, 18 people have died and 68 cases have been detected due to meningitis, López-Gatell said Wednesday night. Meningitis is an infectious disease that causes inflammation of the membranes that surround the brain and spinal cord. The official explained that it is believed that the infection ...
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12/2/2022 Boston pediatrician on COVID-19 reaction ‘MIS-C’ in kids | Boston News
... in the video's upper left hand corner. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video-blog content. Dr. Kristin Moffitt, an infectious disease specialist at Boston Children's Hospital, talks about how the number of children ‚A¶ via IFTTT Note from Zennie62Media and OaklandNewsNow.com : this video ...
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12/2/2022 Article by Paules, international co-authors published in Annals of Internal Medicine
... pandemic. This work was a collaborative effort involving international members of the ACTT. Paules is a member of the Department of Medicine‚Aos Division of Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology and was the site principal investigator for the ACTT at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Read the article ...
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12/2/2022 Physician groups ask court to uphold ObamaCare's free preventive services - NewsBreak
... the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the American Medical Women's Association, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the National Medical Association, and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine. The Affordable Care Act requires insurers and group health ...
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12/2/2022 Dry or chesty cough: Know the difference to treat this annoying symptom more effectively | Nestia
... per cent of patients infected with the Omicron variant suffered from a lingering cough. Closer to home, a study led by the National Centre for Infectious Diseases showed that 10 per cent of recovered Covid-19 patients continued to have lingering coughs and shortness of breath even six months after ...
nestia.com
12/2/2022 It's Never Over
... so far!) as a physician-scientist. He describes the evolution since the 1960s in the public's awareness of threats posed by new and emerging infectious diseases. On this ‚Ai World AIDS Day ‚Ai his viewpoint is a timely reminder of the danger of complacency regarding future pandemics. As he ...
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12/2/2022 Holiday viral exchange could worsen Minnesota's flu, RSV, COVID numbers
The worst of the respiratory virus season is likely coming in Minnesota, infectious disease experts predicted Thursday, despite a recent decline in hospitalizations of children with RSV. The 355 influenza-related hospitalizations in Minnesota in the week ending Nov. 26 was an increase from 319 a week earlier, according to ...
Star Tribune
12/2/2022 AHA News: What's New With the Flu? Here Are 7 Things to Know
... things you should know to stay safe. Early season Several factors make this flu season unique, including an early start, said Dr. Ellen Eaton, an infectious disease specialist at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the flu hospitalization rate was the highest ...
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12/2/2022 Equipping Orang Asli with medical skills
... to replicate the success in other Orang Asli settlements lacking access to healthcare, clean water and electricity, which could lead to an increased risk of infectious diseases. For their noble efforts, DRsforALL is recognised as one of the 10 winners of the Star Golden Hearts Award 2022 (SGHA) under the ...
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12/2/2022 First faecal transplant treatment approved for use in the US
... conditions, the FDA considers the procedure experimental, and it rarely regulates the procedure so long as donors and the stool they use are screened for infectious diseases. Sign up to our free Health Check newsletter for a round-up of all the health and fitness news you need to know ...
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12/2/2022 flagyl for pediatrics
... Medicine, Sallie Permar, MD, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine, and Koen K.A. Van Rompay, DVM, Ph.D., leader of the Infectious Disease Unit at the California National Primate Research at the University of California, Davis. Co-first authors are Emma C. Milligan at the Children ...
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12/2/2022 Local pharmacies struggle to stock cold, flu medications due to shortages
... seen a real dramatic increase in the number of patients who are testing positive for influenza, and some are being hospitalized," said Gregory DeMuri, Pediatric Infectious Disease Physician at UW Health Kids. With many respiratory illnesses circulating, DeMuri recommends taking a Covid and flu test to rule out what you ...
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12/2/2022 Insider Selling: Oragenics, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:OGEN) Director Sells 200,000 Shares of Stock
... the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 9.23% of the company's stock. Oragenics Company Profile ( Get Rating ) Oragenics, Inc develops antibiotics for infectious diseases in the United States. The company engages in the development and commercialization of NT-CoV2-1, an intranasal vaccine candidate that provides immunity from ...
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12/2/2022 Boston pediatrician on COVID-19 reaction 'MIS-C' in kids | dispatchist.com
Dr. Kristin Moffitt, an infectious disease specialist at Boston Children's Hospital, talks about how the number of children experiencing a dangerous reaction to... Boston pediatrician on COVID-19 reaction 'MIS-C' in kids Updated: 4:59 PM EST Dec 1, 2022 Boston pediatrician on COVID-19 reaction 'MIS-C' in kids ...
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12/2/2022 HIV vaccine candidate induces immune response in early clinical trial: 'An important step forward'
... researchers wrote. Another Phase 1 study on this vaccine candidate is underway, said Dr. Julie McElrath, senior vice president and director of the vaccine and infectious disease division at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center, who was an author of the study. What is unique about this HIV vaccine candidate is that ...
stylemagazine.com
12/2/2022 171 new cases of HIV infections reported among Singapore residents from January to October
... exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) are highly effective when used as part of a comprehensive HIV prevention strategy,‚Au said MOH. According to the National Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCID), PrEP is ‚Aua risk-reduction treatment against HIV which involves the daily consumption of HIV preventive medication‚Au. Going for HIV testing ...
intellasia.net
12/2/2022 The spaces we inhabit
Our relationship with the spaces we inhabit has transformed drastically over the last couple of years. The emergence of infectious diseases shaped our behavior and how we design our physical environment. COVID-19, in particular, tested the resilience of our communities and cities. It forced us into isolation, obliged us ...
inquirer.net
12/2/2022 City of Riviera Beach commemorates World AIDS Day
... long time so I‚Aom an example of that as well," she said. Around the country: National coverage from WPBF 25 News Palm Beach County infectious disease specialist Dr. Larry Bush says it's important to remember AIDS can be spread through unprotected sex and everyone should get tested for ...
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12/2/2022 Flu, RSV Infecting Children at Staggering Rates3090D553-9492-4563-8681-AD288FA52ACE | dispatchist.com
... are not only the number of infections, but the severity of these infections, leading to a high number of emergency room visits and hospitalizations," pediatric infectious disease expert Oscar G."If we look at CDC data, the RSV hospitalization rate is 10 times higher than usual for this point in ...
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12/2/2022 Experts warn of a ‘tridemic’ as the holiday season approaches | dispatchist.com
... infection was also met with a recent spike in COVID-19 cases as the Thanksgiving holiday came to a close.Guest: Jason Bowling, MD, professor and infectious disease specialist in the Long School of Medicine at UT Health San Antonio and chief epidemiologist at University Health "The Source" is a live ...
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12/2/2022 [헬스S] Foreign travel on the rise… How to avoid getting a local infection?
With the recent increase in overseas travel, travelers should be careful not to catch infectious diseases locally. /Photo = Today's Image HR Foreign travelers are increasing in the endemic (endemic) phase of the new coronavirus infection (Corona 19). According to the Korea Tourism Organization, the number of outbound travelers in ...
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12/2/2022 Analyzing CEL-SCI (CVM) and Its Competitors
... 10 factors compared. About CEL-SCI ( Get Rating ) CEL-SCI Corporation engages in the research and development of immunotherapy for the treatment of cancer and infectious diseases. The company's lead investigational immunotherapy is Multikine, which is under phase III clinical trial for the treatment of head and neck cancer. Its ...
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