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The Infection Control Today® prevention page contains news and information on the latest updates on all facets of infection prevention. From vaccinations and immunizations to controlling air and water flow in a health care system, preventing infections falls not only on the infection prevention staff, but on all who interact within the hospital, from environmental services teams to those planning and building new construction.

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Rare Disease Month: A collaboration of ContagionLive and Infection Control Today.
The Neglected Tropical Diseases You’ve Never Heard Of

February 27th 2024

The 20 conditions, known as neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), are estimated to affect more than 1 billion people, yet many individuals have never heard of them. Heather Saunders, MPH, RN, CIC, discusses 5 of them and what is being done to prevent their spread.

Rare Disease Month: A collaboration of ContagionLive and Infection Control Today.
Lassa Fever: What Is It, and How Do We Fight It?

February 27th 2024

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FDA Approves Enmetazobactam for Complicated UTIs: A Breakthrough in Antimicrobial Therapy

February 26th 2024

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More Measles Cases Confirmed in New Orleans, Ohio, Minnesota, and More

February 23rd 2024

Rare Disease Month: An Infection Control Today and ContagionLive Collaboration.
Unveiling Malaria: Parasitic Complexity, Climate Impact, and Vaccination Advancements

February 23rd 2024

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