An illegal diversion of opioids by a hospital nurse tampering with syringes was responsible for a cluster outbreak of Serratia marcescens, a gram-negative bacteria, according to research published online today in Infection Control & …
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The Jefferson County Department of Health will hold a news conference at 3 p.m. today to …
And even with school back in session, only six school-related outbreaks of flu-like illness were reported for last week, compared to 281 the week before the holiday break. Outbreaks in Minnesota remained higher in long-term care …
The senators said important details are still being withheld from the public that they said could prevent further outbreaks. Thirteen people have died from legionnaires at the home since 2015 and dozens more were sickened. Click here for …
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But that was of little comfort to a veteran and former VA hospital employee quoted by the Register, who said he learned of the outbreak from friends who ... whether a Pennsylvania veteran diagnosed with Legionnaires’ might have contracted …
Based on a detailed statistical analysis of multiple datasets, the Flint Area Community Health and Environment Partnership (FACHEP) research team found that the majority of Legionnaires' disease cases that occurred during the …
At least 11 people in nine states have been infected in a salmonella outbreak linked to pistachios ... The states involved are Alabama, Arizona, Connecticut, Georgia, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Virginia and Washington. There …
Grabbing headlines during recent bird- and swine-flu outbreaks, its proximity to Mainland China as ... Saudi Arabia is learning transparency is of key importance, recently replacing Abdullah Al-Rabeeah, its secretive health minister, with …
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – The University of Missouri is urging students to obtain a booster mumps shot to protect against an outbreak that has grown to 193 confirmed and probable cases. The school says all the students sickened since the …