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Effective hand hygiene key to reducing hospital-based infections

Effective hand hygiene key to reducing hospital-based infections

Petting zoos can create a diverse reservoir of multidrug resistant bacteria

Petting zoos can create a diverse reservoir of multidrug resistant bacteria

Geographical range of vector-borne diseases expands rapidly, shows research

Geographical range of vector-borne diseases expands rapidly, shows research

Measles epidemic kills over 1,200 in Madagascar

Measles epidemic kills over 1,200 in Madagascar

New research identifies novel link between antibiotic resistance and climate change

New research identifies novel link between antibiotic resistance and climate change

National Australian Hand Hygiene Initiative reduces risks of healthcare-associated S. aureus infections

National Australian Hand Hygiene Initiative reduces risks of healthcare-associated S. aureus infections

Travelers staying in a hotel linked with contracting and carrying home drug-resistant bacteria

Travelers staying in a hotel linked with contracting and carrying home drug-resistant bacteria

Research highlights the importance of seeking prompt medical advice following rabies exposure

Research highlights the importance of seeking prompt medical advice following rabies exposure

Researchers describe a case of tick-borne relapsing fever in Mexico

Researchers describe a case of tick-borne relapsing fever in Mexico

Smiling is the secret to happiness, according to experts

Smiling is the secret to happiness, according to experts

Arc Bio launches unique NGS-based metagenomics platform for pathogen detection

Arc Bio launches unique NGS-based metagenomics platform for pathogen detection

Heavy rains, end of drought could help keep West Nile virus subdued — for now

Heavy rains, end of drought could help keep West Nile virus subdued — for now

Active lifestyle shown to repair spinal cord injuries

Active lifestyle shown to repair spinal cord injuries

Applying universal standards of care for EVD patients

Applying universal standards of care for EVD patients

Cancer patients and those with anemia should not be denied opioids, says CDC

Cancer patients and those with anemia should not be denied opioids, says CDC

Increased neutrophil lifespan may contribute to intestinal inflammation in HIV-infected individuals

Increased neutrophil lifespan may contribute to intestinal inflammation in HIV-infected individuals

Researchers develop potent and safe vaccine against deadly MERS

Researchers develop potent and safe vaccine against deadly MERS

Heart attacks are more common in diabetics who are diagnosed before 40

Heart attacks are more common in diabetics who are diagnosed before 40

Researchers identify alternative treatment for bacterial meningitis

Researchers identify alternative treatment for bacterial meningitis

Children who live near major roadways may experience developmental delays

Children who live near major roadways may experience developmental delays