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New statement published on nonmalignant diseases related to asbestos exposure

New statement published on nonmalignant diseases related to asbestos exposure

UK measles cases at relatively low levels

UK measles cases at relatively low levels

Additional measures to prevent H5 avian influenza in view of the recent situation in Southeast Asia

Additional measures to prevent H5 avian influenza in view of the recent situation in Southeast Asia

Berkeley searches for AIDS cure in a Samoan indigenous tree

Berkeley searches for AIDS cure in a Samoan indigenous tree

Drug-resistant bacteria increasingly causing infections in healthy people

Drug-resistant bacteria increasingly causing infections in healthy people

Each year, between 25 million and 50 million Americans will suffer with the flu

Each year, between 25 million and 50 million Americans will suffer with the flu

Scientists discover a record number of proteins for the highly infectious and stealthy human cytomegalovirus

Scientists discover a record number of proteins for the highly infectious and stealthy human cytomegalovirus

Women aged 16 to 19 are 43% more likely to test positive for Chlamydia than women in their early twenties

Women aged 16 to 19 are 43% more likely to test positive for Chlamydia than women in their early twenties

West Nile virus detected in blood donor

West Nile virus detected in blood donor

Researchers have decoded the genome of Legionella pneumophila, the bacteria responsible for Legionnaires' disease

Researchers have decoded the genome of Legionella pneumophila, the bacteria responsible for Legionnaires' disease

Hong Kong health commitment pledged in Sweden

Hong Kong health commitment pledged in Sweden

Outbreak of whooping cough in South Australia

Outbreak of whooping cough in South Australia

Two new cases of leptospirosis confirmed in Hong Kong

Two new cases of leptospirosis confirmed in Hong Kong

Hong Kong influenza vaccination to start November

Hong Kong influenza vaccination to start November

Contrary to popular belief, epidemics do not occur spontaneously after a natural disaster

Contrary to popular belief, epidemics do not occur spontaneously after a natural disaster

Five new human cases of West Nile virus confirmed in Mississippi

Five new human cases of West Nile virus confirmed in Mississippi

Lassa Fever, not seen in US for 15 years re-emerges

Lassa Fever, not seen in US for 15 years re-emerges

Steps to minimise the risk of onward transmission of vCJD

Steps to minimise the risk of onward transmission of vCJD

Imperative that strategies to control tuberculosis include measures to treat individuals with MDR disease

Imperative that strategies to control tuberculosis include measures to treat individuals with MDR disease

Global health is recurrently being threatened by new and re-emerging infectious diseases

Global health is recurrently being threatened by new and re-emerging infectious diseases