Category: Health

Clark County measles outbreak jumps to 19 confirmed cases, including first adult – KPTV.com

Clark County measles outbreak jumps to 19 confirmed cases, including first adult - KPTV.com

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Clark County measles outbreak jumps to 19 confirmed cases, including first adult  KPTV.com Measles outbreak strikes 16 in Washington state, mostly in unvaccinated kids  Fox News Measles strike the unvaccinated in Washington  Boing Boing Vancouver-area measles outbreak grows to 19 cases, including person at Trail Blazers game; here’s what you need to know  OregonLive […]

Measles strike the unvaccinated in Washington – Boing Boing

Measles strike the unvaccinated in Washington - Boing Boing

Unvaccinated children exposed to the measles are catching and spreading the highly contagious disease in Washington’s Clark County, JUST LIKE YOU WOULD EXPECT. The Oregonian: A measles outbreak in southwestern Washington state has grown to 16 confirmed cases, and most of the children affected are unimmunized against the disease, officials said Thursday. A Clark County […]

14 kids with measles in SW Washington; most not immunized – KTVZ

14 kids with measles in SW Washington; most not immunized - KTVZ

MGN graphic MGN graphic VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) – Officials say a measles outbreak in southwestern Washington has grown to 14 confirmed cases, with three more suspected. Clark County health officials in Washington said Wednesday the confirmed cases include 12 children under 10 years old, and the remaining two are under 18. Officials say most were not immunized against the […]

US regions where drug companies marketed hit hardest by opioids crisis – The Guardian

[unable to retrieve full-text content] US regions where drug companies marketed hit hardest by opioids crisis  The Guardian County by county, researchers link opioid deaths to drugmakers’ marketing  NBCNews.com The clampdown on opioid prescriptions is hurting pain patients  Los Angeles Times Study Links Drug Maker Gifts for Doctors to More Overdose Deaths  The New York Times Pharma Spending on […]

Bill Gates: This $10B Investment Is My Best Ever – Newser

Bill Gates: This $10B Investment Is My Best Ever - Newser

(Newser) – Bill Gates has been investing in health initiatives for 20 years now, and he writes in the Wall Street Journal that one particular type of investment in this field rarely fails to pay off. It involves what those in the global health field call “financing and delivery”—organizations that figure out how to get […]

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