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Communicable Disease is a disease capable of being transmitted from an infected person or species to a susceptible host.
Salesforce, Google, Facebook. How big tech undermines California’s public health system.

Salesforce, Google, Facebook. How big tech undermines California’s public health system.

Mass home screening for asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infection unlikely to reduce transmission

Mass home screening for asymptomatic SARS-CoV-2 infection unlikely to reduce transmission

Purdue researchers use malaria expertise to track COVID-19 in Indiana

Purdue researchers use malaria expertise to track COVID-19 in Indiana

Montana sticks to its patchwork Covid vaccine rollout as eligibility expands

Montana sticks to its patchwork Covid vaccine rollout as eligibility expands

Low-cost hypertension management intervention can be cost-effectively scaled up in rural South Asia

Low-cost hypertension management intervention can be cost-effectively scaled up in rural South Asia

Physical inactivity associated with the burden of global non-communicable diseases and deaths

Physical inactivity associated with the burden of global non-communicable diseases and deaths

Researchers examine effectiveness of Pfizer vaccine against COVID-19

Researchers examine effectiveness of Pfizer vaccine against COVID-19

Have a case of a Covid variant? No one is going to tell you

Have a case of a Covid variant? No one is going to tell you

Research shows intestinal parasite infestations reduce COVID-19 severity

Research shows intestinal parasite infestations reduce COVID-19 severity

R&D lacking on emerging infectious diseases, report finds

R&D lacking on emerging infectious diseases, report finds

New ACR Steering Committee established to guide diagnostic testing during COVID-19 pandemic

New ACR Steering Committee established to guide diagnostic testing during COVID-19 pandemic

Cell phone data can reveal behavioral changes in people diagnosed with flu-like illness

Cell phone data can reveal behavioral changes in people diagnosed with flu-like illness

COVID-19 survivors can show persistent symptoms six months after recovery, study finds

COVID-19 survivors can show persistent symptoms six months after recovery, study finds

Strategizing pediatric healthcare preparedness for the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic

Strategizing pediatric healthcare preparedness for the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic

Researchers estimate prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies among adults in orange county

Researchers estimate prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies among adults in orange county

New research finds marked impact of COVID-19 on osteoporosis management

New research finds marked impact of COVID-19 on osteoporosis management

Death counts fail to convey the true mortality effects of COVID-19

Death counts fail to convey the true mortality effects of COVID-19

Study: Public health regulation to tackle unhealthy diets is consistently opposed by food industry

Study: Public health regulation to tackle unhealthy diets is consistently opposed by food industry

Three-year Indonesia trial produces encouraging results for dengue control

Three-year Indonesia trial produces encouraging results for dengue control

VUMC launches clinical trial of promising COVID-19 treatments in outpatient setting

VUMC launches clinical trial of promising COVID-19 treatments in outpatient setting