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Disease and Condition
To date, Hawai'i remains free of Dengue Fever and West Nile Virus, two diseases that are caused by the bite of an infected mosquito.
The recent spell of rainy weather has created ideal habitat for mosquitoes to breed.
FDA approved Somatuline Depot (lanreotide acetate injection) for the treatment of acromegaly.
Blacks and Hispanics in Connecticut are more likely than whites to be in fair or poor health and are at higher risk for chronic diseases.
Patients with myelodysplastic syndromes should find great hope in the results of a recently completed, large, randomized Phase 3 study of azacitidine (Vidaza - a demethylating drug) versus conventional care.
Hospital outbreaks of invasive group A streptococcal infection are a potentially preventable source of morbidity and mortality.
All Canadian children as well as susceptible adolescents and adults should be vaccinated with two doses of mumps vaccine to help prevent and control illness and future outbreaks of the disease.
Alberta government will address five key areas identified in the report Provincial Review of Infection Prevention and Control.
FabricAide will be incorporated into Lions' routine cleaning regimens, providing textiles like uniforms and towels with defense against bacterial contamination.
The split-bolus (cross sectional imaging) MDCT urography technique reduces both radiation dose and number of images produced.
Researchers have discovered a novel cause of iron overload in patients with thalassemia, a genetic blood disorder that causes anemia.
Physicians may be able to diagnose multiple sclerosis more accurately and identify patients at risk for developing progressive disease.
Blocking a protein expressed in dopamine neurons may be able to keep symptoms of Parkinson's disease at bay and even help improve the condition of patients.
Researchers have developed a mathematical model that mimics a particularly nasty and ongoing outbreak at the Los Angeles County Jail of the flesh-eating bacteria known as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
Cambridge University examined the effectiveness of performance-based funding to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria in developing countries.
Scientists have for the first time successfully identified Marburg virus infection in a common species of African fruit bat (Rousettus aegyptiacus).
Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health urged members of the public to adopt precautionary measures against dengue fever following the confirmation of four imported cases by laboratory test.
More than at any previous time in history, global public health security depends on international cooperation and the willingness of all countries to act effectively in tackling new and emerging threats.
World Health Organization issued new global guidance for the use of insecticide-treated mosquito nets to protect people from malaria.
Efficacy and safety results from Iomai Corporation's double-blind Phase 2 field study of a patch-based vaccine for travelers' diarrhea has been accepted as a late breaker presentation.
Scientists have recently discovered that networking in living cells may determine whether a cell causes diabetes or cancer or helps to maintain our health.
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