Lyme is a ‘do-it-yourself’ disease

How is it that chronic Lyme disease is an illness that hundreds of thousands if not millions of sufferers are forced to navigate primarily on their own, save for a handful of brave and noble doctors? How is it that chronic Lyme is a ‘do-it-yourself disease’ (aptly coined by senior producer Kris Newby of award-winning […] Blogs – Outbreak News Today

April 30, 2016
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Human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) reported in Hunan child

The Chinese National Health and Family Planning Commission has reported on an additional human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in Hunan. The case involves an 11-year-old girl who lives in Zhuzhou, Hunan.  With history of poultry contact before onset, the patient developed fever on April 11 and was admitted to a local hospital the next day. She […] Asia – Outbreak News Today

April 30, 2016
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Chinese newborn survives Mom’s rabies

Each year around the world, rabies results in more than approximately 59,000 deaths– that is nearly one death every 9 minutes. Most deaths are reported from Africa and Asia with almost 50% of the victims being children under the age of 15. China remains a high-risk region for rabies transmission. During the period from 2006 to […] Blogs – Outbreak News Today

April 29, 2016
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