Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services: Public and Environmental Health officials are working to contain local cases of the gastrointestinal illness Shigella bacteria, after three lab-confirmed cases and two more suspected cases infected Eureka residents during
Iran Health Minister: Omicron spread under control
“So far 92 percent of people have received the first does, 85 percent has received the second dose and 35 percent have received the third dose of the Coronavirus vaccine,” Bahram Einollahi said. “We are seeing a quick spread of
Airlines Cancel Thousands of Christmas-Weekend Flights amid Omicron Spread
Travelers are seen under a PSA advising social distancing in a concourse during the holiday season at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Ga., December 22, 2021. (Elijah Nouvelage/Reuters) Several thousand flights have been canceled around the world — with
Coca-Cola Flags Off Christmas Caravans to Spread Joy and Cheer Across Uganda
In line with its festive season tradition, Coca-Cola has today launched its iconic Christmas caravan to spread the joy of Christmas with Ugandans in different communities across the country. The celebrations that will last up to Christmas day begun with
At a sequencing lab in Nebraska, tracking Omicron to help gauge its spread.
OMAHA — Researchers in Nebraska had just finished sequencing six samples of the Omicron variant, the most discovered anywhere in the United States. They just didn’t know it yet. In a closet-size room with two chairs and no windows, the
Fauci: Travel Bans Can Only ‘Delay’ COVID Variant Spread
White House Chief Medical Adviser Anthony Fauci waits to testify before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions hearing on “Next Steps: The Road Ahead for the COVID-19 Response” on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., November 4, 2021. (Elizabeth Frantz/Reuters)
If you like money, don’t bet the Chiefs to cover a spread
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How Respiratory Viruses Really Spread
We got it wrong with cholera, measles, tuberculosis, and SARS-CoV-2 Source: iStock/exdez How an infectious disease spreads from one person to another is a question so vital that if we get it wrong, we will fail to control its spread