I am an Infectious Disease specialist and author of Resilience: One Family's Story of Hope and Triumph over Evil and of Conducting Clinical Research, the essential guide to the topic.
I survived 25 years in solo practice in rural Cumberland, Maryland, and now work part time. I
In this county of less than 70,000, the Western Maryland Food Bank serves 10-13,000 people per month, nourishing peoples' dignity and spirit as well as bellies.
The CDC just unrolled a new wastewater reporting dashboard. It's a helpful tool, as wastewater levels of pathogens are used as an early warning system.
A CDC advisory group has recommended relaxing infection control protections despite ongoing hospital-acquired Covid19 and risk of new emerging pathogens.
A formal complaint has been filed with the Office of the Inspector General over the CDC committee revising hospital infection control protections. Here's what's at stake.
The Leishmania found in Texas and OK causes the mildest form, cutaneous leishmania, affecting only the skin. Will more serious leishmania strains become established, too?