All posts tagged with Infectious Diseases
10/02/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

The rise in antibiotic resistance has now reached the point where the World Health Organization feels the need to announce

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-10-02-who-warns-world-running-out-of-synthetic-antibiotics-but-refuses-to-acknowledge-power-of-natural-herbal-antibiotics.html

10/02/2017 / By Vicki Batts

Hospitals are often seen as the paragon of healthcare; when you or your child go to a hospital, there is

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-10-02-twelve-children-hospitalized-for-heart-surgery-contract-rare-bacterial-infection-with-more-at-risk-thanks-to-unclean-surgical-device.html

09/30/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

An increase in the number of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) cases among people over the age of 50 has led

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-30-sexual-promiscuity-on-the-rise-among-grandparents-stds-and-hiv-cases-increasing-among-divorcees-over-50.html

09/28/2017 / By Michelle Simmons

Is there a correct way of sneezing? We have always been taught to cover our mouth and nose with a

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-28-how-do-you-sneeze-experts-say-most-of-us-are-doing-it-wrong-and-with-flu-season-coming-it-matters.html

09/21/2017 / By Jonathan Landsman

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 30,000 cases of Lyme disease are reported yearly. As

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-21-bartonella-disease-a-misunderstood-vector-borne-infection-similar-to-lyme-disease.html

09/20/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

San Diego has long been known for its beaches and zoo, but now it is making a name for itself

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-20-hepatitis-a-outbreak-in-san-diego-has-officials-washing-streets-and-extending-public-restroom-hours.html

09/16/2017 / By Russel Davis

Bacterial cells such as E.coli were found to mutate or shapeshift in space to resist common antibiotics that successfully kill

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-16-shapeshifting-bacteria-scientists-discover-how-e-coli-in-space-becomes-antibiotic-resistant.html

09/07/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared an “Ebola epidemic” in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) after they

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-07-who-declares-new-ebola-epidemic-as-infections-soar-in-africa.html

08/15/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

No new cases of HIV emerged among a group of gay men who had unprotected sex with infected partners who

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-08-15-hiv-transmission-myth-totally-blown-away-by-new-science-unprotected-sex-with-hiv-infected-partners-produces-almost-zero-new-infections.html

08/15/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

Researchers at the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill have recently discovered that the Ebola virus ribonucleic acid

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-08-15-ebola-virus-survives-for-two-years-in-the-semen-of-infection-survivors.html

08/03/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Doctors have recommended that pregnant women get flu shots for a long time now because pregnant women and babies have

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-08-03-groundbreaking-study-on-flu-shots-and-pregnant-women-proves-that-flu-shots-weaken-immunity-in-subsequent-years.html

07/31/2017 / By Russel Davis

An evergreen plant that grows abundantly throughout Southeast Asia contains a powerful compound that outperforms a clinically-used drug against human

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-07-31-powerful-anti-hiv-medicine-discovered-in-asian-herb-that-might-out-perform-all-synthetic-drugs.html

07/26/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

England and Scotland are set to relax the restrictions that are currently placed on blood donations from gay men and

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-07-26-new-blood-donation-rules-to-allow-gay-men-and-prostitutes-to-donate-blood-just-90-days-after-unprotected-sex.html

07/23/2017 / By Ethan Huff

On July 7, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Tom Price announced that Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald, M.D.,

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-07-23-why-is-new-cdc-director-a-military-major-from-the-u-s-air-force.html