In this infographic we take a look at the estimated burden of healthcare-associated infections in acute care hospitals across Europe.
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During the current opioid crisis, only one-third of youths diagnosed with opioid use disorder were tested for hepatitis C, according to the results of a large national sample presented at IDWeek.
The WHO are amongst those aiding the Government of Zimbabwe to begin an oral cholera vaccination campaign yesterday, in efforts to immunize 1.4 million people living in high-risk regions in Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe.
State media has reported that the number of people living with HIV/AIDS has increased by 14% year-on-year.
On the day of UNGA’s first-ever high-level meeting on tuberculosis we summarize the key points from the WHO 2018 Global Tuberculosis Report and what this meeting could mean for accelerating progress.
Public Health England has confirmed that an individual has been diagnosed with monkeypox in England, this is the first time this infection has been diagnosed in the UK.
Public Health England have confirmed that an individual has been diagnosed with MERS in England
The first population-level evidence has proved the rotavirus vaccination saves lives in low-income settings.
Vaccination has begun to try and contain the second outbreak of Ebola seen in the Democratic Republic of Congo this year.
ASM Microbe: Multi-use of kitchen towels and non-vegetarian diets encourage growth of food poisoning pathogens
A University of Mauritius study has demonstrated that factors such as family size, family diet and usage affect the growth of pathogens, which could cause food poisoning, on kitchen towels.