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CDC Flu Update: Influenza A H1N1 Viruses Most Commonly Identified

October 29, 2018

According to this week’s FluView report, overall flu activity remains low nationally. While four states (Massachusetts, New Hampshire, North Dakota, and Oregon) are now reporting local flu activity; 42 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S.

CDC Flu Update: Activity Continues to be Sporadic

October 22, 2018

According to this week’s FluView report, seasonal influenza activity is low overall across the United States.  Forty states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands reported sporadic influenza activity and only Guam and two states reported local activity.

Acute Flaccid Myelitis in U.S. Children

October 19, 2018

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) continues to receive reports of children with acute flaccid myelitis (AFM), a rare but serious condition. This condition is not new, but the increase in cases the CDC saw starting in 2014 is new.

Report Highlights ID Physician Public Health Contributions and Challenges

October 18, 2018

Delineating the broad range of public health contributions provided by physicians specializing in infectious diseases, an article published today in Clinical Infectious Diseases sets forth concrete recommendations to ensure continued training and practice in the field meet increasing demand. 

CDC Flu Update: Activity is Low Overall

October 17, 2018

According to the first FluView report for the 2018-2019 flu season, seasonal influenza activity is low overall across the United States.  Two states reported local influenza activity and 35 states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands reported sporadic influenza activity.

WHO Casts Spotlight on Influenza

October 17, 2018

When 100 passengers on a flight from Dubai to New York in September 2018 fell ill with respiratory symptoms, health officials were concerned that they might be carrying a serious respiratory illness called MERS-CoV (Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus) and quarantined the plane until fur

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