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ATLANTA - Gay and bisexual men living in or traveling to Florida are being urged to get vaccinated due to the meningococcal disease outbreak.
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According to the latest Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report by the CDC, monkeypox has been reported in nine U.S. states, including Florida.
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In a press release, the CDC said Wednesday that meningococcal spread among homosexual males, including those with HIV, in the Florida outbreak. “Getting vaccinated against meningococcal disease is the best way to prevent this ...
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Monkeypox is an infectious disease caused by the monkeypox virus. It's a rare infection that's mainly found in parts of west or central Africa, but there have been some recent cases identified in the UK. Monkeypox is currently diagnosed by PCR test, ...
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Most viruses causing respiratory tract infections persist for days on surfaces and could spread unless disinfected. Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the causal agent of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), is primarily ...
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TAMPA, Fla. — According to doctors, meningococcal disease is extremely dangerous. “It's in a total league of its own,” said Dr. Jill Roberts, Associate Professor for the USF College of Public Health. “70% of people who are untreated will die of the ...
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By By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter, HealthDay Reporter. (HealthDay). WEDNESDAY, June 29, 2022 (HealthDay News) – A strain of the superbug MRSA has emerged in pigs that is highly resistant to antibiotics and a growing cause of human infections.
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