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WHO launches malaria vaccine program in 3 African countries

April 23, 2019
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Q&A: Is the CDC’s delay in linking AFM to EV-D68 warranted?

April 18, 2019
The United States witnessed an uptick in the number of children experiencing weakness and paralysis of unknown origin in 2014. The CDC began investigating cases of the…
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Infectious disease rates skyrocket amid Venezuela’s economic crisis

April 16, 2019
Research presented at the European Congress of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases shows that Venezuela’s political and economic crisis is causing a…

WHO committee estimates eradication of polio in Nigeria within the year

April 8, 2019
Nigeria will likely eradicate polio by the end of 2019, according to WHO’s Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunizations, also known as SAGE. Once the…
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Tick-borne Diseases

Pediatric Annals, July 2007, Volume 36 Issue 7
Ticks are blood-sucking arthropods which can act as vectors for numerous infections. The most common tick-borne…
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Test Your Knowledge on the Persisting Challenge of RSV Infection: The Wheel of Knowledge Competition!

This activity is supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP.

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the leading cause of lower respiratory tract infections in children worldwide. It…
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Timely diagnosis crucial to reduce needless testing, hospitalization for infant UTIs

November 23, 2016
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