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World Health Assembly Endorses Global Plan To Tackle Antimicrobial Resistance

This has become a worldwide issue, and it’s getting worldwide attention.


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Infectious Disease Conference Returns To Philadelphia

As thousands of infectious disease practitioners from all over the world are in Philadelphia, the word on the tip of their lips is Ebola.


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Enterovirus D68: What Every Parent Should Know

Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.


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Post Exposure Prophylaxis

Post exposure prophylaxis – or PEP – is important, especially for people who work in any area of health care.


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Students Back At Council Rock South After Skin Infection Scare

Students are back in school at Council Rock South High School, after an outbreak of what district officials say is a superficial skin infection, easily treated with antibiotics.


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Relax Your Way To Better Health

How often do you relax? If you are like many of us the answer is not all that often and you could pay a steep price as a result.