Articles for Tag: "infectious disease"

We get the flu less often than we think 
We get the flu less often than we think
A new study finds that we don’t contract the bug as frequently as we imagine.
Combatting hospital infections 
Combatting hospital infections
During International Infection Prevention Week, all are being urged to take a sensible approach to manage their own health care.
Is a cure for HIV on the horizon? 
Is a cure for HIV on the horizon?
Danish researchers say they may be “months away” from HIV cure.
Who regulates your dentist’s practice? 
Who regulates your dentist’s practice?
In light of the recent health scare in Tulsa, Okla., we take a closer look at how dental offices are regulated in Illinois.
CDC warns against ‘lethal’ superbug 
CDC warns against ‘lethal’ superbug
Antibiotics are proving powerless against powerful and deadly germs in hospitals and long-term care facilities.