Tag Archives: outbreak

Measles Outbreak Show Why Anti Vaxxers Made WHO's 10 Global Health Threats

One of the people affected by the Clark County, Washington, measles outbreak attended a Portland Trailblazers game at the Moda Center on January 11. Pictured here is the arena on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer) Look at what made the World Health Organization’s (WHO’s) just-released list of “10 threats to global health in 2019.” Right… Read More »

Measles outbreak: Spot the signs

A child has become the third person diagnosed with the measles in less than a week in NSW, sparking an alert. NSW Health have urged people to be on the lookout for the signs and symptoms of the disease, which has broken out over the Christmas-New Year period. Measles is a highly infectious viral illness… Read More »

More than 164,000 pounds of ground turkey recalled; 52 more people sick in deadly salmonella outbreak

The recall was announced as the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 52 new cases of illness associated with the outbreak. This brings the number of illnesses to 216 people across 38 states since the outbreak began in November 2017. Eighty-four people have been hospitalized, and one death has been reported. In addition,… Read More »