All posts tagged with Health
10/10/2017 / By JD Heyes

The state of California, not known for its rational decision-making, might have just done the right thing for a change

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-10-10-california-governor-signs-measure-decriminalizing-transmission-of-the-hiv-virus.html

10/09/2017 / By Russel Davis

A recent study published in Science revealed that antimicrobial use in animals raised for human consumption is projected to increase by 52 percent

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-10-09-more-superbugs-on-the-way-antibiotic-use-in-animals-for-human-consumption-expected-to-double.html

10/07/2017 / By Russel Davis

Veterinary experts have recently cautioned that infections associated with antibiotic-resistant superbugs have shown a significant increase among pets across the U.S. According

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-10-07-superbugs-now-taking-out-pets-as-antibiotic-resistance-continues-to-spread.html

10/03/2017 / By Tracey Watson

By now, most people are aware that many common bacteria have become resistant to the antibiotic medications commonly prescribed to

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-10-03-global-antibiotic-resistance-killing-thousands-natural-alternatives-only-viable-medicine-left.html

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

09/27/2017 / By Michelle Simmons

A study, published in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology, finds that communication failures in health care facilities are responsible for outbreaks

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-27-health-care-facilities-are-responsible-for-antibiotic-resistant-bacteria-outbreaks-study-finds.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 Tracey Watson

There’s nothing quite as effective as a good outbreak story to keep the masses in line when it comes to

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-20-vaccine-industry-celebrates-disneyland-measles-outbreak-operation-as-a-huge-success-seeks-to-model-similar-outbreaks-for-more-fear-propaganda.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

09/18/2017 / By Russel Davis

A study funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and published in the journal Vaccines revealed that receiving one particular flu vaccine was

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-18-hotsannual-flu-shots-linked-to-increased-risk-of-miscarriage.html

09/18/2017 / By JD Heyes

Though the local utility companies have done an outstanding job restoring power to much of the state, more than 1

http://www.outbreak.news/2017-09-18-post-flooding-fear-in-texas-and-florida-as-risk-of-contracting-deadly-rare-brain-eating-bacteria-rises-dramatically.html