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We may be on the downswing, historically, based on the weekly flu statistics released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, but the threat of an influenza outbreak is always on the mind of the CDC.
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Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus is a potentially deadly swine virus that has been affecting the U.S. pork industry since May 17, 2013.
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On a January morning six years ago, Jonny Benjamin walked halfway across the Waterloo Bridge, in London, stepped to the edge, and prepared to jump.
Antiretroviral treatment as prevention, long-acting HIV drugs, HIV cure research, and new treatments for hepatitis C were among the highlights discussed last week in Boston at the 21st Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, the largest annual HIV/AIDS medical meeting in the U.S. On the HIV prevention front, researchers reported ... (more)
The Minnesota Veterans Home confirmed today that four patients died last weekend due to a Norovirus outbreak.
That last one is a made-up language, or a "constructed international auxiliary language," meaning it was designed to help people from different nations without a common tongue communicate.
Last week the Senate buckled before military pressure and left authority to prosecute rape charges in the hands of military commanders.
For the first time since 1983, AIDS is no longer listed among the top ten causes of death in NYC, according to Health Commissioner Mary Bassett.
The medical examiner in northeast Ohio's Cuyahoga County said Thursday that heroin killed 195 people there in 2013.
A former longtime Fiesta Bowl chief executive was sentenced to eight months in federal prison on Thursday after acknowledging that he participated in an illegal campaign contribution scheme.
Hepatitis C has risen in Northern Kentucky. Officials said that as the heroin epidemic is expanding the rise of hepatitis C has risen with it.
P. They want to inform and educate the local AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITy on the impacts of HIV.
A New Delhi court on Thursday confirmed the death penalty imposed by a lower court to four men convicted for the gang rape and murder of a young woman on a moving bus in 2012.
Scientists have found the most important obesity gene which could possibly be targeted by drugs to fight the increasingly deadly obesity epidemic.
During a four-year span, the use of medication to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder rose not only in children but even more so in adults, according to a new study published Wednesday.
Can treatment-based HIV prevention curb the epidemic among gay and other men who have sex with men? A narrative synthesis of increasing evidence for moderating and countervailing effects John B. F. de Wit A B C and Philippe C. G. Adam A A Centre for Social Research in Health, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia.