Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Disease/Infection News Stories - September 2007

Date Title Comments Rating
2007-09-29 Infectious Diseases Society of America strongly supports the STAAR Act 0 None
2007-09-27 How H5N1 virus works 0 None
2007-09-27 CDC awards $35 million to increase HIV testing opportunities 0 None
2007-09-27 Smallpox evolved earlier than believed 0 None
2007-09-27 Clostridium difficile infection is four times more likely to kill patients with inflammatory bowel disease 0 None
2007-09-26 British farmers dealt a blue tongue blow 0 None
2007-09-26 U.S. hospitals report infections increasing in frequency and cost 0 None
2007-09-25 Ebola outbreak in Congo.. 8 more cases of the deadly disease 0 None
2007-09-25 War on infection takes on a new challenger - the Infection Prevention Society 0 None
2007-09-25 Eight new herpes viruses discovered in bats 0 None
2007-09-24 China in denial over pig disease 0 None
2007-09-24 Infections caused by ESBL-producing E. coli 0 3.2
2007-09-24 International teams fighting deadly Ebola virus in DR Congo 0 None
2007-09-24 No end in sight to foot-and-mouth outbreak in Britain 0 None
2007-09-24 Clostridium difficile could outstrip MRSA in Irish hospitals 0 None
2007-09-21 Soap and warm water best for battling Clostridium difficile 0 None
2007-09-21 Brugia malayi's secrets revealed 0 None
2007-09-21 Flu virus migrates globally all year round 0 None
2007-09-20 PrEP strategy could dramatically slow the spread of HIV 0 None
2007-09-20 Pregnancy may slow AIDS progression 0 None
2007-09-20 Gates Foundation digs down deep for TB 0 None
2007-09-20 Chinese authorities say bird flu under control 0 None
2007-09-18 Teaching adolescents to use condoms when abstinence fails 0 None
2007-09-18 HPV infection and head and neck cancer 0 None
2007-09-18 Playing games helps control hospital infections 0 None
2007-09-18 Campaign to fight chronic disease in the Caribbean 0 None
2007-09-17 Off with the sleeves as battle of the superbug begins 0 None
2007-09-17 Ticks abound both sides of the Atlantic 0 None
2007-09-17 E. Coli crops up again in lettuce from the U.S. 0 None
2007-09-17 New understanding of the malarial parasite 0 None
2007-09-17 North Texas leishmaniasis outbreak 0 None
2007-09-17 China culls 33,000 ducks to contain bird flu outbreak 0 None
2007-09-17 Canadian woman at risk from handling bat with rabies 0 None
2007-09-17 Foot and mouth far from over in Britain 0 None
2007-09-13 Potential solution to Candida parapsilosis infection 0 None
2007-09-13 Different HIV rates among gay men and straight people not fully explained by sexual behavior 0 None
2007-09-13 Potential vaccine target for chlamydia 0 None
2007-09-13 Mathematical models to calculate cyclic recurrences of disease 0 None
2007-09-13 New understanding of tropical disease schistosomiasis 0 None
2007-09-12 Forces unite to tackle latest outbreak of Ebola in the Congo 0 None
2007-09-12 HIV infection is on the rise among young men who have sex with men in New York City 0 None
2007-09-11 Community superbug a growing menace 0 None
2007-09-11 California passes historic HIV testing bill 0 None
2007-09-10 Merck/Gilead once-a-day AIDS pill not available in most places 0 None
2007-09-10 Brooklyn woman infected with West Nile virus 0 None
2007-09-10 Poorly maintained drains the culprit in British foot-and-mouth outbreak 0 None
2007-09-10 New insights into the complexity of HIV/AIDS 0 None
2007-09-09 U.S. dogs now rabies-free 0 None
2007-09-09 Two cases of anthrax in the U.S. from African animal hides 0 None
2007-09-05 Key differences discovered between avian and human flu 0 None
2007-09-05 Equine flu highlights issue of biosecurity 0 None
2007-09-05 H5N1 bird flu virus found on Russian chicken farm 0 None
2007-09-04 New bird flu cases in Vietnam leaves four dead 0 None
2007-09-04 Indonesia denies human to human spread of bird flu 0 None
2007-09-04 Hepatitis E virus in Europe 0 None
2007-09-03 Novel HIV vaccine set for clinical development 0 None
2007-09-03 New phages to treat bacterial diseases 0 None
2007-09-03 Spinach contaminated with salmonella bacteria recalled 0 None
2007-09-03 A mysterious illness in the Congo has experts scratching their heads 0 None
2007-09-03 Leafy greens and E. coli 0 None
2007-09-03 Another U.S. food scare for ground beef and E.coli 0 None


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