Public Health Emergency: Long Beach Reports Tuberculosis Outbreak with Hospitalizations and Fatalities

Public Health Emergency: Long Beach Reports Tuberculosis Outbreak with Hospitalizations and Fatalities

Tuberculosis Outbreak in Long Beach | Breaking News Tuberculosis Outbreak in Long Beach Public Health Emergency Declared A Southern California coastal city has declared a public health emergency on the heels of an outbreak of tuberculosis that has left at least nine people hospitalized and one person dead. Hotel Outbreak Long Beach’s health officer, Dr. … Read more

Biden Administration Implements Federal Rule to Decrease Silica Dust Exposure in US Mining Operations

Biden Administration Implements Federal Rule to Decrease Silica Dust Exposure in US Mining Operations

Biden Administration Sets New Federal Rule to Limit Silica Dust Exposure in Mining Operations Biden Administration Sets New Federal Rule to Limit Silica Dust Exposure in Mining Operations New federal rule lowers the permissible level of silica dust in mining operations, safeguarding workers and saving lives The Biden administration, in a significant move to protect … Read more

Spain Ranks 2nd in the European Union for Best Application of Children’s Vaccination Calendar: Expert Review

Spain Ranks 2nd in the European Union for Best Application of Children’s Vaccination Calendar: Expert Review

A recent work published in the journal Expert Review of Vaccines places Spain as the second country within the European Union with best application of your children’s calendar. The work, carried out by a group of European vaccinologists, including a member of the Spanish Association of VaccinologyrIt selects all vaccines included in children’s calendars, recommended … Read more

Experts Warn of Spreading Mysterious Respiratory Illness Among Dogs

Experts Warn of Spreading Mysterious Respiratory Illness Among Dogs

Mysterious respiratory illness is spreading amongst dogs Mysterious respiratory illness is spreading amongst dogs Increased cases of dog respiratory illness reported in multiple states While pet owners across the U.S. planned for holiday travel last fall, many were hit with a fear for their four-legged friends as multiple states reported increased cases of dog respiratory … Read more

Low Flu and Covid Vaccination Coverage Leading to Increased Respiratory Virus Infections in Extremadura

Low Flu and Covid Vaccination Coverage Leading to Increased Respiratory Virus Infections in Extremadura

The low vaccination coverage against flu and covid is being the Achilles heel of the respiratory virus season in Extremadura. The rate is below the desired rate and that is causing, according to health experts, more infections. This is stated by the Extremaduran pediatrician Ana María Grande Tejada, who works at the Maternal and Child … Read more

Andalusian Health Service Announces Reinforcement of Vaccination Plan for Flu and Covid-19

Andalusian Health Service Announces Reinforcement of Vaccination Plan for Flu and Covid-19

The manager of the Andalusian Health Service (SAS), Garcia Valleyannounced this Friday a reinforcement in the vaccination plan against gripe and the Covid-19 which implies that every Thursday, until the end of the campaign, there will be walk-in vaccination points for target groups of adults and to administer the flu shot for children in the … Read more

Understanding the Differences Between Influenza and Pneumonia: Symptoms, Treatment, and Recovery速

Understanding the Differences Between Influenza and Pneumonia: Symptoms, Treatment, and Recovery速

3. Influenza Influenza, or flu, is a common influenza virus infection of the respiratory system. Flu symptoms involve a runny nose, cough, and body aches. Although generally it can heal on its own with a good immune system, getting enough rest and consuming nutritious food can help speed up recovery. 4. Pneumonia Pneumonia is a … Read more

Rise in Respiratory Infections in Spain Before Christmas

Rise in Respiratory Infections in Spain Before Christmas

Every year, in December, just before Christmas, respiratory infections increase in Spain. The cold temperatures, together with greater social interaction that has been common since the Puente de la Constitución, give wings to the viruses that circulate in Spain. They are especially the flu and the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), although Covid-19 has also gained … Read more

Vaccination against Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Begins on September 25, Protecting Children from Respiratory Infections

Vaccination against Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Begins on September 25, Protecting Children from Respiratory Infections

Vaccination against Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) will begin on September 25, as it treats the main cause of respiratory tract infections such as bronchiolitis or pneumonia. Since last Thursday, September 15 Parents have begun to receive appointments to vaccinate children under six months of age. The total doses contracted for the 2023-2024 campaign are 63,600, … Read more

MIS-C in children: A distinct autoimmune response to COVID-19 targeting SNX8 and SARS-CoV-2 nucleocapsid protein domain

In a recent study published on the preprint server medRxiv, researchers analyzed a large dataset of children with multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C) to determine whether their autoantibodies target a different set of host proteins than healthy controls. The researchers aimed to determine whether fine epitope matching between SARS-CoV-2 and the SNX8 protein is associated with … Read more