Tag : Infectious Diseases

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Ebola survivors face kidney problems and risk of premature death

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LONDON (HeadlineNews) – People who survive Ebola virus infection face a dramatically higher risk of dying – probably from severe kidney damage – within a...
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Sunday is ‘Hepatitis Testing Day’

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Millions of people in the U.S. have chronic viral hepatitis, most without knowing it, so the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other groups...
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U.S. measles outbreak grows with 75 new cases, mostly in New York

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FILE PHOTO – One-year-old Bella Huang cries as medical assistants secure her legs for a series of vaccines at the International Community Health Services clinic...
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What you need to know about the U.S. measles outbreak

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(This April 29 story corrects seventh bullet point to remove erroneous mention of California, which eliminated all non-medical exemptions in 2015) FILE PHOTO: A vial...
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WHO experts recommend ramping up Ebola vaccine after Congo cases surge

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GENEVA (HeadlineNews) – World Health Organization experts recommended on Tuesday a dramatic expansion of vaccination against Ebola in Congo after a surge in cases showed...
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Scientology cruise ship faces renewed quarantine at home port in Curacao

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(HeadlineNews) – A Church of Scientology cruise ship quarantined by the Caribbean nation of St. Lucia for measles is due to arrive on Saturday back...

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