Dengue is a mosquito-borne flavivirus disease found mostly in tropical and some subtropical areas. It is caused by four related viruses. To date, there is no specific treatment for the disease ..
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- The vaccine for measles, mumps, and rubella does not cause autism according to the first large study of siblings of children with autism that took the vaccine. Dr. Anjali Jain of the Lewin Group ..
The CDC is urging avoiding nonessential travel to Sierra Leone and Guinea because of ongoing Ebola outbreaks. Ebola is a lethal viral disease that is spread by direct contact with infected ..
A pregnant teen who died in October 2009 from Swine Flu became the 106 confirmed death from H1N1, or Swine Flu, in Britain. Several days later, Britain’s Chief Medical Officer, Sir Liam ..
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Does Illegal Immigration Spread Infectious Disease Donald Trump’s selection to head the Department of Health and Human Services is part of a group of doctors who believe physicians rely too ..
Canadian health providers have been advised not to administer about 170,000 doses from the same batch of a GlaxoSmithKline PLC H1N1 swine flu vaccine after six reports of recipients developing ..