CDC: There Is Still Urgency to Vaccinate Children CDC: There Is Still Urgency to Vaccinate Children
The CDC is urging parents and guardians to vaccinate children aged 5 to 11 against COVID-19 once the shot is fully approved.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

At Least 59,000 Meat Workers Caught COVID, 269 Died At Least 59,000 Meat Workers Caught COVID, 269 Died
At least 59,000 meatpacking workers caught COVID-19 and 269 workers died last year, which is significantly more than previously thought, according to a new US House report released Wednesday.Associated Press (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Federal Judge Dismisses Pilots' Petition Against Vaccine Mandate Federal Judge Dismisses Pilots' Petition Against Vaccine Mandate
A federal judge in Texas has dismissed a request by pilots to stop Southwest Airlines from enforcing its COVID-19 vaccine mandate for employees.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Enforcement of Indoor Vaccine Mandates Proves Uneven in US Enforcement of Indoor Vaccine Mandates Proves Uneven in US
How rigorously vaccination requirements are being enforced varies from place to place, even within the same state or city.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Answers to Questions About the Latest Booster Recommendations Answers to Questions About the Latest Booster Recommendations
While the latest recommendations on boosters from federal regulators have cleared a path for people seeking one out, plenty of people are still looking for direction.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Fla Surgeon General Offered Outdoor Meet as Mask Alternative Fla Surgeon General Offered Outdoor Meet as Mask Alternative
Joseph Ladapo, MD, said in a statement released Tuesday that he offered to meet outside or in a hallway for his scheduled meeting last week with Democratic state Sen. Tina Polsky.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Rand Paul was right - Documents prove that Fauci lied to Congress about funding "gain-of-function" research at Chinese lab
(Natural News) If anyone in Congress has done more than Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., to hold Dr. Anthony Fauci accountable for his potential role in the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic, we can’t think of anyone. For months after information surfaced earlier this year that Fauci’s National Institute of Allergies And Infectious Diseases doled out grant... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Malawi: UNAIDS Rates Malawi Highly On HIV and Aids Prevention and Management
[Nyasa Times] Malawi has received a standing ovation from the United Nations Programme on HIV and Aids (UNAIDS) for demonstrating high political will in the prevention and management of HIV and Aids, as the country accelerates towards the global target of ending the epidemic by 2030. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - October 27, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Kenya: Health Ministry Embarks on Malaria Eradication in Four Low Risk Counties
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The Ministry of Health has mapped four counties as the initial regions targetted in malaria campaign. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - October 27, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Ethiopia: Ethiopia Launches the First Ever nOPV2 Vaccination Campaign Alongside Commemoration of World Polio Day
[WHO-AFRO] On 22 October 2021, Ethiopia launched a polio vaccination campaign with type 2 novel oral polio vaccine (nOPV2) targeting over 17 million under-five children aiming to end the circulation of vaccine-derived poliovirus. The campaign was officially launched by the Ministry of Health and polio partners in Hawassa, Sidama, alongside the commemoration of World Polio Day with the theme, "One Day. One Focus: Ending Polio: Delivering on the promise of a polio-free world". (Source: AllAfrica News: Polio)
Source: AllAfrica News: Polio - October 27, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Africa: Joint Statement By WHO-Unicef-Rotary On World Polio Day
[WHO-AFRO] Today, as the world commemorates World Polio Day with the theme, "One Day. One Focus: Ending Polio - delivering on our promise of a polio-free world!", and Ethiopia launches a nationwide polio vaccination (nOPV2) campaign, we - the World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF and ROTARY - reaffirm our commitment to continue delivering on our promise of a polio-free world for current and future generations. (Source: AllAfrica News: Polio)
Source: AllAfrica News: Polio - October 27, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Nigeria: Senate Queries Govt's Plan to Borrow U.S.$200 Million for Procurement of Mosquitoes Nets
[This Day] Abuja -- The Senate on Tuesday queried the plan by the Federal Government to secure $200 million facility to procure mosquitoes nets against malaria fever for 13 out of the 36 states of the federation. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - October 27, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Jason Farley Appointed Endowed Chair
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - October 27, 2021 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Addressing the Needs of a Transgender Patient With HIV Who Was Not Feeling Heard Addressing the Needs of a Transgender Patient With HIV Who Was Not Feeling Heard
Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH, reflects on how she was able to build trust with a transgender patient who did not feel that her concerns about HIV treatment were being heard.Medscape (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: HIV/AIDS MDAngle Source Type: news

FDA Panel Votes to Approve Pfizer's Vaccine for Children FDA Panel Votes to Approve Pfizer's Vaccine for Children
Despite some questions and concerns, the advisory panel felt the benefits outweighed the risks for children 5-11.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

FDA Committee Recommends COVID-19 Vaccine for Children 5-11 Years Old
COVID-19 vaccines are already authorized for children ages 12 and older, and the shots now have the support of a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) expert panel for younger children ages 5 to 11. In a 17 to 0 vote, with one abstention, the committee recommended the COVID-19 vaccine made by Pfizer-BioNTech for the youngest group yet to potentially get immunized against the disease in the US. The committee recommended a two-dose regimen at one-third the dosage approved for adults. The FDA now takes the committee’s advice into consideration before making a final recommendation. If the agency decides to recommend th...
Source: TIME: Health - October 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

ID Experts Answer the Who, How, and When of COVID Testing ID Experts Answer the Who, How, and When of COVID Testing
COVID-19 testing is evolving just like other aspects of the pandemic — and infectious disease experts share the latest on the trials and tribulations of individual testing.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Emails Reveal Dismay, Anger Over Vaccine Chief's Firing Emails Reveal Dismay, Anger Over Vaccine Chief's Firing
Emails provided to the AP show some officials were shocked at Fiscus'firing.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

US COVID-19 Cases Continue to Fall, but Some Hot Spots Remain US COVID-19 Cases Continue to Fall, but Some Hot Spots Remain
But the US is still reporting more than 70,000 new cases and 1,500 new deaths each day, and the coronavirus is the leading cause of death among older age groups.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Ohio Records More Deaths Than Births for First Time Ohio Records More Deaths Than Births for First Time
Deaths haven't surpassed births in the 112 years since the state began compiling data in 1909.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Police Union Sues NYC to Stop Vaccine Mandate Implementation Police Union Sues NYC to Stop Vaccine Mandate Implementation
New York City's largest police union filed a lawsuit Monday to keep a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for police officers from going into effect, calling it a'draconian imposition. 'Associated Press (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

CDC Extends Cruise Line Health Rules Until Mid-January CDC Extends Cruise Line Health Rules Until Mid-January
The current regulations, called a conditional sailing order, were scheduled to expire on November 1.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Africa: Pursuing the Endgame - Novel Polio Vaccine Rollout in Africa
[WHO-AFRO] Brazzaville -- In November 2020, the novel Oral Polio Vaccine type 2 (nOPV2) became the first vaccine to be authorized under the WHO Emergency Use Listing. The vaccine has since been rolled out for limited initial use in countries to tackle vaccine-derived poliovirus. Dr Richelot Ayangma, Medical Officer and nOPV2 Focal Point at the WHO Regional Office for Africa explains the vital role of the vaccine in ending all forms of polio and what countries must do to ensure effective vaccination campaigns. (Source: AllAfrica News: Polio)
Source: AllAfrica News: Polio - October 26, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Uganda: Hungarian Government Provides Mobile Infrastructure to Enable the Ministry of Health and Who to Manage Critically Ill Patients With Highly Infectious Diseases in Uganda
[WHO-AFRO] Soroti, October 26, 2021 - The Government of Hungary in cooperation with the World Health Organization (WHO) has provided a mobile, rapidly deployable container structure, fully equipped with the appropriate medical equipment to support rapid and effective clinical management of severe and critically ill patients with highly infectious diseases in Uganda. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 26, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

The psychology of masks: why have so many people stopped covering their faces?
In England, masks are expected and recommended in crowded and enclosed spaces – but not legally required. Many have abandoned them altogether. What would convince everyone to put them back on?Dave stopped wearing his face mask “the second I didn’t have to. I grudgingly wore it, because it was the right thing to do and because it was mandatory,” says the teacher from East Sussex. “But I felt, and still do, that the reason we were told to wear masks was to make scared people feel less scared.” He didn’t feel awk ward abandoning his mask, he says, as “hardly anybody bothers&rdqu...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 26, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Emine Saner Tags: Coronavirus Hygiene Health Society Infectious diseases Science UK news Conservatives Psychology Politics Source Type: news

Covid-19: with cases on the rise, will ‘plan B’ be enough in England? – podcast
Many experts have called for the reintroduction of some public health measures to reduce transmission rates. However, the government has repeatedly said it is not yet bringing in its ‘plan B’ for England. Madeleine Finlay speaks to science correspondent Nicola Davis about what it could entail and whether it would help us avoid the need for more stringent and longer-lasting measures down the lineContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 26, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Presented and produced by Madeleine Finlayand Anand Jagatia Tags: Science Coronavirus Infectious diseases Health England Source Type: news

SARS-CoV-2 Transmission in Georgia, USA, February-July 2020 SARS-CoV-2 Transmission in Georgia, USA, February-July 2020
Contact tracing information provides insight into the distribution of COVID-19 transmission in the state of Georgia.Emerging Infectious Diseases (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases Journal Article Source Type: news

The world was woefully unprepared for a pandemic. Let ’s be ready for the next one | Elhadj As Sy
The Global Preparedness Monitoring Board is calling for a coherent action plan to counter future health emergenciesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageTwo years ago, three months before coronavirus erupted, the Global Preparedness Monitoring Board (GPMB)issued a warning to the international community that a pandemic was only a matter of time, and that the world was not prepared. Tragically, we were proved right.After 20 months of Covid-19, with nearly five million directly attributed deaths and economic devastation, we say again that the world is not prepared. It has neither the capacity to en...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 26, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Elhadj As Sy Tags: Global development Coronavirus Infectious diseases Medical research Science World news World Health Organization World Bank Global economy Source Type: news

Mass burial to relieve overflowing Papua New Guinea morgue as Covid cases surge
Follows attacks on Covid nurses in the country where less than 1% of the population is fully vaccinatedPapua New Guinea authorities have approved a mass burial to take pressure off Port Moresby ’s hospital morgue where bodies are stacked on top of each otheras Covid-19 cases surge.The burial of more than 200 bodies comes as health teams around the country report being attacked as they took part in vaccination programs.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 26, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Leanne Jorari in Port Moresby and agencies Tags: Papua New Guinea Coronavirus Asia Pacific Infectious diseases World news Science Pacific islands Source Type: news

'The future of science:' Meet two young St. Jude graduate students doing cutting-edge flu research
Currently, Maria Smith and Ana Vazquez-Pagan — from the Commonwealth of Dominica and Puerto Rico, respectively — are working in the infectious diseases lab of Stacey Schultz-Cherry, Ph.D., where they’re doing innovative research on why certain high-risk populations are more susceptible to the flu. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: John Klyce Source Type: news

'The future of science:' Meet two young St. Jude graduate students doing cutting-edge flu research
Currently, Maria Smith and Ana Vazquez-Pagan — from the Commonwealth of Dominica and Puerto Rico, respectively — are working in the infectious diseases lab of Stacey Schultz-Cherry, Ph.D., where they’re doing innovative research on why certain high-risk populations are more susceptible to the flu. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 26, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John Klyce Source Type: news

COVID Cases Falling, but Trouble Signs Arise as Winter Looms COVID Cases Falling, but Trouble Signs Arise as Winter Looms
COVID-19 deaths per day have begun to creep back up again after a decline that started in late September.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

White House Releases Details of New International Travel Recs White House Releases Details of New International Travel Recs
The federal government will open the US to international travelers again if they are fully vaccinated and can prove it. For others, exemptions are limited.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

North Carolina's $25 Reward Helped Boost COVID Vaccinations North Carolina's $25 Reward Helped Boost COVID Vaccinations
A new study in North Carolina shows that offering $25 to people getting their first shot was an important factor, while long odds at a big lottery prize made little difference.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

People Vaccinated Against COVID Less Likely to Die From Any Cause People Vaccinated Against COVID Less Likely to Die From Any Cause
"...it shows that people vaccinated for COVID-19 had lower death rates than those who were not vaccinated, even when COVID deaths were excluded..."WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Moderna Vaccine Triggers Robust Immune Response in Kids: Study Moderna Vaccine Triggers Robust Immune Response in Kids: Study
The vaccine manufacturer released the first data from a phase 2/3 study evaluating immune response and safety in children 6-11 years old.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

CDC Director Encourages Halloween Trick-or-Treating CDC Director Encourages Halloween Trick-or-Treating
Families can celebrate Halloween this year amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Rochelle Walensky, MD, director of the CDC, said Sunday.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Maskless ministers are peddling dangerous nonsense | Letters
Dr Karen PostlesaysTory MPs ’ views on masks would be mildly amusing if it weren’t for the gravely serious consequences, whileSusannah Kiplingdespairs that ‘virtue’ is being hijacked as a term of abuse. Plus letters fromEmma Blashford-Snell, Mike Terry, Rosemary Gilland Christine GallagherAre Tory ministers vying with one another in a contest to portray the most libertarian, populist views in the face of scientific and medical evidence and advice? First we haveJacob Rees-Mogg ’s arrant nonsense about the Tories not needing masks because their convivial spirit is preventing the spread of Covid....
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 25, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Letters Tags: Coronavirus Rishi Sunak Jacob Rees-Mogg Autumn budget 2021 Sajid Javid Politics House of Commons Conservatives NHS Health London Underground Rail transport Infectious diseases Science Society Medical research UK news Source Type: news

Kids Should Get the Flu Shot This Season Kids Should Get the Flu Shot This Season
A rebound in the number and severity of flu cases is predicted for the 2021-22 season, and experts are recommending that everyone over the age of 6 months get their annual flu shot.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Fresh Faces, Fewer Tools: Meet the New Bosses Fighting COVID Fresh Faces, Fewer Tools: Meet the New Bosses Fighting COVID
Local health officials who quit or were forced out during the pandemic have been replaced by people who must face an increasingly polarized public with fewer powers than their predecessors.Kaiser Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Vaccine Mandates Create Conflict With Defiant Workers Vaccine Mandates Create Conflict With Defiant Workers
Welder Josh Chevalier from Maine is among a small but significant number of US workers deciding whether to quit their jobs in defiance of what they consider intrusive edicts that affect their freedoms.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Airlines: Vaccine Mandates Won't Disrupt Holiday Flights Airlines: Vaccine Mandates Won't Disrupt Holiday Flights
Executives with American Airlines and Southwest Airlines said Thursday that they won't immediately fire employees who aren't vaccinated in December.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

New Analyses Suggest Favorable Results for STELARA ® (ustekinumab) When Used as a First-Line Therapy for Bio-Naïve Patients with Moderately to Severely Active Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, October 25, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced data from two new analyses of STELARA® (ustekinumab) for the treatment of adults with moderately to severely active Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC).1,2 In a modelled analysisa focused on treatment sequencing using data from randomized controlled trials, network meta-analysis and literature, results showed patient time spent in clinical remission or response was highest when STELARA was used as a first-line advanced therapy for bio-naïve patients with moderately t...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - October 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Vaccine Mandates May Cause Holiday Shipping Disruptions Vaccine Mandates May Cause Holiday Shipping Disruptions
The Cargo Airline Association asked the administration to postpone vaccine mandates for the air cargo industry until the first half of 2022.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Unvaccinated People Likely to Catch COVID Repeatedly Unvaccinated People Likely to Catch COVID Repeatedly
"We tend to think about immunity as being immune or not immune. Our study cautions that we instead should be more focused on the risk of reinfection through time."WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Judge Dismisses Lyme Disease Lawsuit Against IDSA, Doctors Judge Dismisses Lyme Disease Lawsuit Against IDSA, Doctors
The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) could have chosen to settle the lawsuit instead of fighting it, but the principles at stake were too high, they decided.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Rheumatology Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

South Africa: Quality Tuberculosis Care Starts With People
[spotlight] The world is seeing tuberculosis (TB) deaths increase for the first time in over a decade, according to the World Health Organization's Global TB Report 2021. In 2020, 1.5 million people died of TB and the report estimates that almost 10 million people developed TB. Of these, only 5.8 million people were diagnosed and reported, increasing the gap of people missing TB diagnosis and treatment and risking further spread of the disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Tuberculosis)
Source: AllAfrica News: Tuberculosis - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

COVID-19 in Hospitalized HIV-Positive and Negative Patients COVID-19 in Hospitalized HIV-Positive and Negative Patients
In what ways do the characteristics and outcomes of hospitalized COVID-19 patients differ between those with and without HIV?HIV Medicine (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: HIV/AIDS Journal Article Source Type: news

Global Cascade of Care for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection Global Cascade of Care for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection
This systematic review assessing data on the HCV care cascade in various countries and populations reveals that DAA treatment uptake in most countries is sub-optimal.Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - October 25, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

BI increases commitments to sustainable development
Boehringer Ingelheim increases commitments to sustainable development, investing in health innovation and collaborations to expand access and improve healthcare for 50 million people in vulnerable communities by 2030Boehringer Ingelheim marks the World Health Summit 2021 by announcing updates to its strategic approach to sustainable developmentThe company commits to investing EUR 250 million in collaborations to combat infectious diseases in humans and animals, and increases investment in health innovation and research to tackle non-communicable diseases worldwide  In addition, Boehringer Ingelheim commits to expandin...
Source: Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate News - October 25, 2021 Category: Research Source Type: news