Infectious Diseases

Recent Articles

Dec 08, 2016

Concerns about safety and effectiveness are among the most common justifications patients offer to avoid getting a flu shot. Here is how to respond.

Dec 05, 2016

A tropical medicine physician talks at TEDMED about his terrifying ordeal at the start of the SARS outbreak in Vietnam.

Nov 29, 2016

The Sunshine State’s surgeon general offers insights on difficult choices faced amid local spread of the mosquito-borne illness.

Nov 07, 2016

Influenza hospitalizes over 200,000 patients annually. Follow these tips to ensure your patients get the proper immunization this flu season.

Oct 24, 2016

To combat superbugs, HHS recently announced a prize competition for new rapid, point-of-care laboratory diagnostic tests for drug-resistant bacteria.