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WHO raises concern about infectious disease risk in Syrian settlement

January 17, 2019
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Severe flu in pregnant women linked to adverse infant outcomes

January 11, 2019
Recent study findings published in Birth Defects Research demonstrate that infants born to mothers with severe influenza requiring ICU care were at risk of several…

CDC estimates 6-7 million people have gotten flu this season

January 11, 2019
An estimated 6 to 7 million Americans have been sickened with influenza during the current flu season, and more than 83,000 may have been hospitalized, the CDC reported…
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AAP, ACIP’s previous FluMist recommendations supported by 2013-2016 data

January 7, 2019
Concerns about the effectiveness of the quadivalent, live-attenuated influenza vaccine, or LAIV4, prompted both the AAP and the Advisory Committee on Immunization…
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Progressive Retinal Findings in Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Volume -2147483648
Online Only, December 20, 2018
Ocular involvement in hemolytic uremic syndrome is rare and in most cases presents with retinal ischemia, hemorrhages…
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Implications of Emerging Antiviral Agents for Influenza: Assessing the Evidence

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

The administration of influenza vaccines has remained the most effective way to prevent seasonal influenza. However…
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VIDEO: ‘Great need’ for new antivirals to combat H7N9

October 17, 2017
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