NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Mosquito-borne West Nile virus, which can cause mild flu-like symptoms but can sometimes be fatal, is already more widespread in the United States than it was last year, researchers report.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) --- Malaria rates are climbing in poor countries that have stopped using the pesticide DDT to control the deadly disease, a tropical diseases expert warned on Tuesday.
Getinge/Castle, Inc., a worldwide supplier of disinfection, sterilization and surgical equipment has announced a new Corporate Sales Team. Carlton B. Colclough has been named Vice President, Corporate Sales and will lead the new team.
BARCELONA, Spain - Investigators were scouring ventilation and water systems for the source of bacteria that has infected at least 33 people with Legionnaires' disease, health officials said Thursday.
CLEVELAND --- A recent study that shows the bacteria-resistant benefits of vinyl upholstery in healthcare facilities comes as no surprise to members of the Chemical Fabrics & Film Association (CFFA) Decorative Products Division.
KAMPALA (Reuters) - Uganda's health ministry warned Kenyan authorities Tuesday that seven Kenyan nationals may have come into contact with the deadly Ebola virus.
Honeywell and Air Purification Technologies, LLC, form strategic alliance to provide clear air solutions for critical environments
MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota, October 26, 2000 Honeywell's (NYSE: HON) Commercial Air Products business has formed a strategic alliance with Air Purifications Technologies, LLC, of Valencia, Calif.
The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) will be having its annual meetings in Toronto, Canada, April 1-3, 2001.
WASHINGTON--- Each year 600,000 to 800,000 health care workers, including many physicians, are accidentally stuck by contaminated needles or other sharp objects. A bill that recently passed Congress aims to reduce that number.