Like its cousin tuberculosis, leprosy may be easy to miss if you don’t think of it.
The ACIP also reviewed the epidemiology of H5N1 and delayed the vote on recommendations due to vaccine production delays.
Ruling preserves tax credits for 6.4 million people in 34 states.
New research in BMC Medicine proposes that the source of a recent pertussis outbreak may not be due to vaccine efficacy or decreasing immunization, but instead from infected individuals who are vaccinated and asymptomatic.
Findings among several American Indian tribes on two reservations in Arizona.
Suppressed immune response might delay symptoms, experts say.
From 2011 to 2013, multidrug resistance of a certain Salmonella strain more than doubled.
The virus received global attention in 2005 when outbreaks in the Indian Ocean islands affected more than 250,000 people.
The CDC has issued a health advisory regarding highly-pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5 virus infection in humans after more than 200 infections in birds have been reported since December 2014.
The White House announced that more than 150 stakeholders are participating in a “White House Forum on Antibiotic Stewardship” to improve antibiotic stewardship in key animal and human health constituencies.