A three-year (2011-2013) surveillance on animal bites and victims vaccination in the South of Khorasan-e-Razavi Province, Iran - Riabi HR, Ghorbannia R, Mazlum SB, Atarodi A.
INTRODUCTION: Rabies is acute encephalitis caused by rabies virus and is transmissible between humans and warm blooded animals. The virus is belong to the family of Rabdoviridae and, of Lissavirus genus. AIM: To find out the success of rabies surve... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 17, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A prospective study on the incidence of dog bites and management in a rural Cambodian, rabies-endemic setting - Ponsich A, Goutard F, Sorn S, Tarantola A.
Rabies circulates intensely in Cambodia, mainly affecting rural populations. We conducted a prospective study to estimate the baseline incidence of potentially infective dog bites in rural villages of Siem Reap province, Cambodia. The study was conducted i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 16, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Knowledge, attitudes and practices of animal bite victims attending an anti-rabies health center in Jimma Town, Ethiopia - Kabeta T, Deresa B, Tigre W, Ward MP, Mor SM.
BACKGROUND: Rabies is an important but preventable cause of death in Ethiopia. We assessed the knowledge, attitudes and practices of animal bite victims attending an anti-rabies health center in Jimma Town, Ethiopia. METHODOLOGY/PRINCIPAL FINDINGS:... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 16, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Owned and unowned dog population estimation, dog management and dog bites to inform rabies prevention and response on Lombok Island, Indonesia - Mustiana A, Toribio JA, Abdurrahman M, Suadnya IW, Hernandez-Jover M, Putra AA, Ward MP.
Although Indonesia has been rabies-infected since at least the 1880s, some islands remain rabies-free, such as Lombok. However, due to its adjacency to rabies-infected islands such as Bali and Flores, there is considerable risk of a rabies incursion. As pa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 16, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prevalence of dog bites in rural and urban slums of Delhi: a community-based study - Sharma S, Agarwal A, Khan AM, Ingle GK.
BACKGROUND: Rabies is a fatal disease of the central nervous system caused by the bites of warm-blooded animals. One of the important methods of controlling rabies is by interventions to limit the number of dog bites, the most common source of transmission... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 16, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Rabies awareness and dog ownership among rural northern and southern Chadian communities: analysis of a community-based, cross-sectional household survey - Mbilo C, L échenne M, Hattendorf J, Madjadinan S, Anyiam F, Zinsstag J.
Canine rabies represents a major - but preventable - public health threat in Chad. In preparation for a nation-wide canine parenteral mass vaccination campaign we conducted a community-based, cross-sectional multi-stage cluster survey in 40 villages in two... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 16, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The Pan-African Rabies Control Network (PARACON): a unified approach to eliminating canine rabies in Africa - Scott TP, Coetzer A, de Balogh K, Wright N, Nel LH.
Even though Africa has the highest per capita death rate from rabies of any continent, and the disease is almost entirely transmitted by the bites of rabid dogs, there has been no coordinated pan-African approach to controlling canine rabies. In order to a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 16, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Dog demography, animal bite management and rabies knowledge-attitude and practices in the Awash Basin, eastern Ethiopia - Tschopp R, Bekele S, Aseffa A.
This study assessed dog demography, bite wound prevalence and management, potential risk factors of dise... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 15, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Epidemiological study of animal bites and rabies in Lorestan Province in west of Iran during 2004-2014 for preventive purposes - Sharafi AC, Tarrahi MJ, Saki M, Sharafi MM, Nasiri E, Mokhayeri H.
BACKGROUND: Despite the progress made, animal bites and rabies are one of the important health problems in the country. The purpose of this study was to investigate the epidemiology of animal bites and rabies during 2004-2014 in Lorestan Province to preven... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 15, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Epidemiology of animal bites and other potential rabies exposures and anti-rabies vaccine utilization in a rural area in Southern Ethiopia - Ramos JM, Melendez N, Reyes F, Gudiso G, Biru D, Fano G, Aberra G, Tessema D, Tesfamariam A, Balcha S, Guti érrez F.
The presented report describes the epidemiology of potential rabies exposures and examines the utilization of anti-rabies vaccine in a rural area of Ethiopia during a period of 43 months. A total of 683 persons (51.1% females, 73% children) with animal- re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 15, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The vaccination of 35,000 dogs in 20 working days using combined static point and door-to-door methods in Blantyre, Malawi - Gibson AD, Handel IG, Shervell K, Roux T, Mayer D, Muyila S, Maruwo GB, Nkhulungo EM, Foster RA, Chikungwa P, Chimera B, Bronsvoort BM, Mellanby RJ, Gamble L.
An estimated 60,000 people die of rabies annually. The vast majority of cases of human rabies develop following a bite from an infected dog. Rabies can be controlled in both human and canine populations through widespread vaccination of dogs. Rabies is par... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 15, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

2015 CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention): Saving Lives; Protecting People
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 09/06/2016 This 32-page health security report describes the work of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2015 to ensure Americans'health, safety, and security. It includes chapters on Public Health Preparedness and Response, Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, and Global Health. It discusses the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, and outbreaks of chikungunya, dengue fever, foodborne illnesses, healthcare-associated infections, monkeypox, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, rabies, and plague. (PDF) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - October 29, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Lilly Acquires Boehringer's U.S. Pet Vaccines and Facility
Elanco Animal Health agrees to buy Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica's U.S. feline, canine and rabies vaccines portfolio (Source: PharmaManufacturing.com)
Source: PharmaManufacturing.com - October 6, 2016 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Horrifying Face Spotted In Hurricane Matthew Satellite Image
Hurricane Matthew made landfall in Haiti this week, slamming the country’s southwest coast with winds of 145 mph and flooding. Since then, Florida, South Carolina and Georgia have each declared a state of emergency as the storm makes its way toward the United States. As communities brace themselves for the severe weather, one image ― captured on Tuesday morning by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s GOES-13 satellite ― seems to convey the dark spirit of Matthew. Stu Ostro, a senior meteorologist at The Weather Channel, tweeted the photo, which viewers say shows a face with a fiery eye, tee...
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - October 5, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news

Nigeria: Review Rabies Vaccination Law, NVMA Tells LASG
[Vanguard] Following the annual recurrence of deaths from rabid dog bites in Lagos State, the Nigeria Veterinary Medical Association, NVMA, Lagos state chapter, has called on the state government to review existing dog laws in the state to encourage responsible dog ownership. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 3, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Plan of Action for the Elimination of Neglected Infectious Diseases and Post-Elimination Actions 2016-2022
World Health Organization, Pan American Health Organization. 07/07/2016 This 33-page document, prepared for the 68th Session of the Regional Committee of the World Health Organization for the Americas in September 2016, provides a six-year Plan of Action for neglected infectious diseases (NIDs) that proposes up-to-date lines of action to reduce morbidity, disability, and mortality; and to more rapidly advance efforts to eliminate NIDs as public health problems and stop NID transmission. It will address the surveillance, management, control, and elimination of 13 diseases: blinding trachoma, Chagas disease, cystic echinococ...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - October 1, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Liberia: WHO, GoL Introduce Rabies Vaccine
[LINA] The Ministries of Health and Agriculture in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) have introduced vaccines to prevent and eliminate rabies from Liberia. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 30, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Liberia: 'Market Dog' Rabies Threat - Officials Tackling Disease
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Public Heath Consultant and Principal Investigator on Survival National Study in Liberia Dr. Mosoka Fallah said Africa and Asia carry the highest number of people who die from rabies as a result of limited surveillance on the disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 29, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Treating cardiovascular disease in Barbados
The outwardly calm and relaxing Caribbean island of Barbados hides a pressure-cooker health crisis: more than one-third of Barbadians aged 25-70 years suffer from hypertension, the main risk factor for cardiovascular disease (CVD) – the world’s number one killer. (Source: WHO Feature Stories)
Source: WHO Feature Stories - September 29, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: cardiovascular disease [subject], cardiovascular disease, heart attack, heart attacks, cvd, heart diseases, heart disease, high blood pressure, hypertension, rabies [subject], Barbados [country], Feature [doctype], Region of the Americas [region] Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Rabies Awareness Crucial to Control Scourge
[Financial Gazette] Harare  was last month declared a rabies area, placing it among 10 other zones in the country with a similar status. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 29, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

South Africa: Gauteng Health On World Rabies Day
[SA Govt] World Rabies Day is an international campaign which is observed on September 28. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 29, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

South Africa: World Rabies Day
[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -World Rabies Day is observed annually on 28 September throughout the world to raise awareness about rabies prevention and to highlight progress in defeating this horrifying disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 28, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Africa: On World Day, UN Urges Rabies Control Beyond Human and Animal Health Services
[UN News] Officials at the United Nations today urged human and animal health authorities around the world to step up and more effectively address rabies - a preventable but fatal disease that still claims the lives of an estimated 60,000 people each year - as the international community marks World Rabies Day. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 28, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Eliminating rabies in India through awareness, treatment and vaccination
Rabies, passed to humans primarily through dog bites, is always fatal by the time its symptoms start, but it is entirely preventable. The true burden of rabies in India is not known. (Source: WHO Feature Stories)
Source: WHO Feature Stories - September 28, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: rabies [subject], rabies [subject], Feature [doctype], Indonesia [country], South-East Asia Region [region] Source Type: news

Liberia: Five Die From Rabies
[Observer] At least five persons have reportedly died from rabies in Nimba County, owing to an increase in dog bites. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 28, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

On World Day, UN urges rabies control beyond human and animal health services
Officials at the United Nations today urged human and animal health authorities around the world to step up and more effectively address rabies– a preventable but fatal disease that still claims the lives of an estimated 60,000 people each year– as the international community marks World Rabies Day. (Source: UN News Centre - Women, Children, Population)
Source: UN News Centre - Women, Children, Population - September 28, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

10 facts on rabies
(Source: WHO Feature Stories)
Source: WHO Feature Stories - September 27, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: rabies [subject], rabies [subject] Source Type: news

Exasperated Mom Issues PSA About What To Say To Pregnant Women
A fed-up blogger is schooling the internet on pregnancy etiquette. Jill Krause, who blogs about parenting at Baby Rabies, posted a spot-on video to Facebook called “What (Not) To Say To A Pregnant Woman.” In the video, Krause, who is pregnant herself, offers a simple “suggestion” to people who are not pregnant. “The next time you are so taken aback by a pregnant woman’s appearance that you feel the need to say something to her, this is all you’re allowed to say,” she explains. The phrase in question: “You look amazing.”  “I don’t care if she ...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - September 22, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man v rat: could the long war soon be over? | Jordan Kisner
Rats spread disease, decimate crops and very occasionally eat people alive. For centuries, we have struggled to find an effective way of controlling their numbers. Until now …First, the myths. There are no “super rats”. Apart from a specific subtropical breed, they do not get much bigger than 20 inches long, including the tail. They are not blind, nor are they afraid of cats. They do not carry rabies. They do not, as was reported in 1969 regarding an island in Indonesia, fall from the sky. Their c ommunities are not led by elusive, giant “king rats”. Rat skeletons cannot liquefy and reconstit...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 20, 2016 Category: Science Authors: Jordan Kisner Tags: Science Health Environment Source Type: news

Uganda: 1,790 Dogs, Cats Vaccinated Against Rabies in Napak District
[Monitor] Napak -In a bid to fight rabies, Napak District in Karamoja sub-region in north eastern Uganda has vaccinated a total of 1,790 dogs and cats. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 15, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Blame It On The Boys: How To Stop Vampire Bats From Spreading Rabies
Poisoning these thirsty critters doesn't work. But researchers think they're finally getting close to figuring out a plan. (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - September 13, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Michaeleen Doucleff Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Harare Faces 'Beastly' Health Problem
[The Herald] Both in dogs and human beings, testing positive for rabies could spell imminent death unless a miracle occurs.According to the Global Alliance for Rabies Control, the virus has a 99.9 percent fatality in humans and animals.With the World Rabies Day set for this month, Harare becomes the latest addition to the cities directly affected by the viral disease across the globe. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 13, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Rabies
(Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - September 9, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

Kamada and Kedrion Seek FDA Approval of Human Rabies Immunoglobulin as a Post-Exposure Treatment
Kamada and Kedrion, collaborators on development and commercialization of post-exposure treatment for suspected rabies, announced today the filing of a BLA with the FDA On approval by FDA, the product will represent a new option in a market where supply... Biopharmaceuticals, FDA Kamada, Kedrion, rabies, KamRAB (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 1, 2016 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Of dogs, foxes, cows, camels, and men -- the fight against rabies in Northern China
(PLOS) China has the second highest number of reported rabies cases in the world, but numbers of human deaths have been decreasing. According to WHO, the Chinese authorities are forecasting national rabies elimination by 2025. Most of the cases are reported from the country's Southeastern provinces. A study published in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases reports on ongoing transmission of rabies in Northwestern China, highlighting challenges and opportunities pertinent to the elimination efforts. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - September 1, 2016 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Kamada and Kedrion Seek FDA Approval of Human Rabies Immunoglobulin as a Post-Exposure Treatment
NESS ZIONA, Israel/Fort Lee, NJ -- September 1, 2016 – Kamada Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: KMDA), a plasma-derived protein therapeutics company focused on orphan indications and Kedrion S.p.A., the parent company of Kedrion Biopharma Inc., a company... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - September 1, 2016 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

First test of oral rabies vaccine brings hope to the world's rarest canid
A new study reports on field trials of the oral vaccine SAG2 in Ethiopian wolves, Africa's most threatened carnivore and the world's rarest canid. The trials are the first ever conducted in wild populations of an endangered carnivore. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - August 31, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Harare Declared Rabies Area
[The Herald] Government has added Harare to rabies prescribed areas following several outbreaks of the disease in the province this year. This brings the number of rabies prescribed areas to 11. Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Minister Dr Joseph Made made the announcements in a Statutory Instrument published in the latest Government Gazette."It is hereby notified that the Minister of Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development has in terms of Section 5 of the Animal Heath Act made the fo (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 31, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

First test of oral rabies vaccine brings hope to the world's rarest canid
(University of Oxford) Research published this week in the journal Vaccine reports field trials of the oral vaccine SAG2 in Ethiopian wolves, Africa's most threatened carnivore and the world's rarest canid. The trials, undertaken by the University of Oxford, the Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority and the UK Animal and Plant Health Agency in the Bale Mountains of Ethiopia, are the first ever conducted in wild populations of an endangered carnivore. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - August 31, 2016 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Nigeria: 'Beware of Dogs With Rabies'
[Daily Trust] The Chairman of Kuje Area Council, Alhaji Abdullahi D. Galadima, has called on residents of the council to stay away from dogs with rabies. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 23, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Tanzania: Lack of Rabies Vaccine Raises Health Scare
[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A health threat looms in various regions amid revelations of critical shortages of rabies vaccine. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 12, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Epidemiologic study of animal bites in Rasht County, Guilan Province, Iran's North, 2012 - Zohrevandi B, Asadi P, Kasmaie VM, Tajik H, Fatemi MS.
INTRODUCTION: Animal bite because of following killing infections such as Rabies is considered as one of the health problem issues in Iran and other countries. Although extensive progressions have been achieved in prevention and treatment areas, spread of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 19, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Possibly Rabid Animal Bites Walmart Shoppers In Rhode Island
WESTERLY, R.I. (CBS) – Public health officials are alerting people to a possible rabies exposure in Westerly, Rhode Island after an animal bit several customers at a Walmart on the Fourth of July. The incident happened at the Walmart store on Post Road Monday between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m. At least two people were reportedly bitten by a small black mammal that might have been a ferret, mink or weasel, according to authorities. Those two people have not yet come forward to seek medical attention. The animal was not tested, and the concern is that it might have been rabid. Rabies is fatal in humans and animals once symptoms...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - July 6, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: nealjriley Tags: Health Local News Syndicated Local Rabies Rhode Island Walmart Westerly Source Type: news

Global Health: Rabies Test Strips Are Found to Be Unsatisfactory
Diagnostic strips made by six companies “cannot be recommended” because of high false-negative rates, according to scientists in Germany. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - July 4, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: DONALD G. McNEIL Jr. Tags: Rabies Third World and Developing Countries Public Library of Science (PLoS) Source Type: news

Malawi: Mzuzu Add Admits Anti-Rabies Vaccine Inadequacy
[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -Mzuzu City residents may not have their dogs vaccinated against rabies in this year's anti-rabies month, as Mzuzu Agricultural Development Division (MZADD) says does not have sufficient vaccine for the same. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 28, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

The incidence of jackal bites and injuries in the Zagreb anti-rabies clinic during the 1995-2014 period - Vodopija R, Racz A, Pahor Đ.
Rabies is a zoonotic disease (a disease transmitted to humans from animals) that is caused by a virus. The disease affects domestic and wild animals, and is spread to people through close contact with infectious material, usually saliva, via bites or scrat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 25, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Evaluation of commercially sold rapid rabies tests reveals serious problems with accuracy
(PLOS) Rabies virus (RABV) transmitted by dogs is responsible for an estimated 60,000 human deaths per year, especially in Asia and Africa. A study published in PLOS NTDs reports that six commercially available rapid rabies tests -- which could make testing dogs much easier -- fail to reproducibly yield accurate results. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - June 23, 2016 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Human Rabies - Wyoming and Utah, 2015Human Rabies - Wyoming and Utah, 2015
This fatal case of rabies which was initially misdiagnosed highlights the need for improved public awareness of rabies transmission risk via bats, as well as increased education among public agencies. Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - June 21, 2016 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

Malawi: Malawi to Launch 2016 Rabies Campaign Month
[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, through the Department of Animal Health and Livestock Development, will hold the 2016 Rabies Campaign Month Launch on 10th June, 2016, at Mitundu Extension Planning Area grounds in Lilongwe. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 9, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Bats In The Bedroom? Call The Health Department
An elderly Wyoming woman died of unsuspected rabies, exposing a number of family and health care workers to the virus and necessitating their treatment. This week, the CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) shows missed opportunities in preventing and diagnosing her death. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - June 4, 2016 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Judy Stone Source Type: news