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A media statement by the CDC
July 25, 2016 - CDC today issued updated guidance and information to prevent Zika virus transmission and health effects: Updated interim guidance for healthcare providers caring for pregnant women with possible exposure to Zika virus; and Updated...
An article by FierceLifeSci
July 25, 2016 - While much of the world has moved on to the latest headline-grabbing outbreak in Zika, Merck continues to press on with its Ebola vaccine candidate. On Monday, the New Jersey pharma announced its rVSV-ZEBOV has won the FDA’s...
An article by FiercePharma
July 25, 2016 - Shortages of vaccines at clinics in China have predictably followed a move to eliminate middlemen from the sales chain over good distribution practice concerns, the Financial Times reports. Earlier this year, the China FDA notified...
An Editorial by The Lancet
July 23, 2016 - Viral hepatitis—particularly hepatitis B and C—has been regarded as the silent killer for decades. However, with some vital progress now made, 2016 could be a turning point for the global prevention and control of viral hepatitis...
An Article by PAHO/WHO
July 22, 2016 - Washington, 22 July 2016 (PAHO/WHO) — The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) has updated its preliminary characterization of Zika Congenital Syndrome, after an international meeting in Pernambuco...
Un artículo de El País
July 21, 2016 - El 86% de los niños de todo el mundo recibió en 2015 las tres dosis necesarias contra la difteria, tétanos y tosferina, según la Organización Mundial de la Salud (OMS) y Unicef. El número de menores que no recibe las vacunas...
An article by Science Alert
July 19, 2016 - Health authorities in the US are baffled by a patient in Utah who appears to have contracted Zika virus through what could be a new channel of infection.   Zika virus is usually spread through mosquito bites (from Aedes...
An article by FiercePharma
July 18, 2016 - Indonesia will revaccinate millions of children and is overhauling its drug oversight after authorities uncovered the same kind of syndicate selling fake vaccines as Chinese authorities discovered several months earlier. On Friday...
An article by FiercePharma
July 11, 2016 - Australia will drop the term epidemic in regard to HIV/AIDS, citing fewer new cases in the past two decades and the advent of public awareness, diagnosis and antiretroviral treatments which have drastically changed the lifespan...
by CDC
July 7, 2016 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today will release a detailed account of the agency’s work on the largest, longest outbreak response in the agency’s history: the Ebola epidemic of 2014-2016. The series of...
Artículo por Sputnik Mundo
July 7, 2016 -   Las Autoridades Sanitarias rusas planifican terminar las pruebas clinicas de la vacuna contra el ebola en el primer trimestre del 2017, dijo la jefa de la Oficina de Proteccion al Consumidor (Rospotrebnadzor), Anna Popova. "Si...
An article by WHO
July 7, 2016 - Zika Virus, Microcephaly and Guillain-Barre SyndromeSummary   WHO and partners have established a definition of what constitutes an outbreak, endemic transmission, and the interruption of vector-borne transmission in order to...
An article by FiercePharma
July 6, 2016 - GlaxoSmithKline ($GSK) will bring its cleaned-up marketing and sales focus to India by following steps it took in China as it looks to shake off the damage its reputation took with the massive $489 million fine it paid last year for...
Un article de Le Monde
July 3, 2016 - Sanofi compte bien être le premier laboratoire à lancer un vaccin contre le virus Zika. Fort de son expérience dans les maladies tropicales, le groupe tricolore a constitué une véritable « task force » pour développer un cocktail d’...
An article from Scientific American
July 1, 2016 - Zika is more pernicious than public health officials anticipated. At present, it is circulating in more than 50 countries. And as of mid-May, seven countries or territories have reported cases of microcephaly or other serious birth...
An article by The Lancet
June 29, 2016 - Zika virus has been spreading rapidly in Brazil and the Americas, with a sharp increase in the number of notified microcephaly cases since September, 2015.1x1Faria, NR, Azevedo Rdo, S, Kraemer, MU et al. Zika virus in the Americas...
Un artículo de BBC
June 24, 2016 - En los verdes y sombreados jardines del Hospital Americo Boavida en la capital de Angola, Luanda, mujeres de coloridos vestidos esperan pacientemente durante horas para ser atendidas. Es uno de los mayores hospitales de la ciudad,...
An article from the Bangkok Post
June 22, 2016 - CHIANG MAI -- A boy and a girl, both aged 13 years, diagnosed as infected with the Zika virus were now free of the disease, Public Health Minister Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn said on Wednesday.    Natee Damrong, mayor of Tambon Sai...
by FierceMedicalDevices
June 20, 2016 - In its latest digital health push, England's National Health Service (NHS) is offering remote monitoring medical devices and apps to help millions of people manage chronic conditions--for free. The goal is to reduce patient deaths...
by FierceHealth
June 17, 2016 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that more than 400 pregnant women in the United States have contracted Zika and three of the women have given birth to babies with defects. A total of 423 pregnant women in U.S...

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