Michigan reports its first suspected vaping-related death
Michigan's heath department has announced the state's first death associated with an outbreak of vaping-related lung illnesses
Canada is set to expand legalization of regulated, recreational cannabis products, including edibles and vaping products. But public health experts are worried over the outbreak of vaping-related illnesses in the U.S.
ConclusionMacrophage activation syndrome is a rare entity, rarely reported during primary Sj ögren’s syndrome. Its spontaneous evolution is invariably fatal. There is no consensus on therapeutic treatment. Etoposide is a therapeutic option especially in forms refractory to corticosteroid therapy.
Several countries that have never experienced the problem, including Nigeria which is home to 191 million people, are particularly at risk - both now and in the years ahead.
The Syria INGO Regional Forum, comprising 73 INGOs responding to the Syria crisis, expressed deep concern at the rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation since Turkey’s military operation started on the 9 October. The UN estimates that more than 200,000 people have been displaced, and is planning to support up to 400,000 people with assistance and protection in the coming period. Over three days Hasakeh city saw an estimated 60,000 new arrivals as a result of the violence, while hostilities in the area also damaged the main water station, leaving it out of service. 400,000 people, including 82,000 people i...
Environmental destruction risks increasing the spread of deadly diseases including Ebola and malaria, with serious consequences for future public health
China detected African swine fever in pigs being transported to Guangxi region from outside provinces, the Agriculture Ministry said on Tuesday.
GIDEON what’s new summary: October 14 to October 15, 2019 Infectious Diseases – Outbreaks (31 updates) 31 DiseasesMap Infectious Diseases – Diseases (72 updates) 33 Diseases39 Country notesMap Infectious Diseases – Drugs (2 updates) 1 Drug1 Interacting drugs – New Infectious Diseases – Vaccines (1 updates) 1 Vaccine The post Update: October 15, 2019 appeared first on GIDEON - Global Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology Online Network.
(Natural News) For the first time in almost two decades, the Philippines is experiencing a major polio outbreak, and authorities admit that polio vaccines are to blame. But Big Tech continues to de-platform or otherwise silence users who try to share this pertinent information online, which is endangering public health all around the globe. Natural...
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On 8 September, Sudan ’s Federal Ministry of Health (FMoH) notified WHO about a cholera outbreak in four localities in the Blue Nile State (BNS), south-eastern Sudan, bordering Ethiopia and South Sudan. The first case was detected on 28 of August 2019. From 28 August through 12 October 2019, a total of 278 suspected cholera cases, including 8 deaths (case fatality ratio: 2.88 %), have been reported from four localities in Blue Nile State including Al Roseries (113), Ad Damazin (55), Wad Almahi (3) and Baw (5), and five localities in Sinnar State including Abu Hugar (80), Singa (4), Alsoky (14), Aldaly wa Almzmom (3) ...