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Full Influenza Vaccination Among Children Cuts Hospitalization in Half

According to a study by researchers at U-M, the Clalit Research Institute, and Ben-Gurion University in Israel, fully vaccinating children reduces hospitalization by 54%. January 22, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #InfectiousDiseases #vaccines ​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedHealth ​​


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WHO Declares Global Health Emergency Over Coronavirus: 4 Questions Answered

Public Health Professor Aubree Gordon answers 4 questions about the World Health Organization declaring that coronavirus is a "Public Health Emergency of International Concern." January 31, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #HealthandWellness #Society #InfectiousDiseases #AubreeGordon ​​​​​​​​


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Coronavirus: Is it Time to Panic Yet?

School of Public Health Professor of Epidemiology, Joseph Eisenberg, weighs in on the coronavirus transmission and virulence and cautions that individuals living in the U.S. should be more concerned about the flu and other respiratory illnesses. February 4, 2020. ...


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WHO Declares Global Health Emergency Over Coronavirus: 4 Questions Answered

Public Health Professor Aubree Gordon answers 4 questions about the World Health Organization declaring that coronavirus is a "Public Health Emergency of International Concern." January 31, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #HealthandWellness #Society #InfectiousDiseases


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When Will There be a Coronavirus Vaccine? 5 Questions Answered

School of Public Health Professor Aubree Gordon weighs in on the development of the coronavirus vaccine and when a vaccine can be expected. January 28, 2020. #<5min #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #HealthandWellness #Society #InfectiousDiseases ​​​


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Catheters: Big Source of Infection, But Often Overlooked

School of Nursing Professor Milisa Manojlovich warns that communication between nurses, physicians, and other medical staff needs to be improved, in order to prevent unnecessary catheter use and resulting infections. July 1, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #Science #Medicine #Nursing #InfectiousDiseases #MilisaManojlovich ​​​​​​​​​​


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Does Prior Dengue Exposure Help or Hurt a Zika Infection?

U-M Epidemiologist Aubree Gordon discusses her research finding that dengue antibodies can both neutralize and enhance Zika, yet only effects of neutralization have been found in human studies, a promising sign for further research. March 6, 2019. #AubreeGordon #5-15mins #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Environment/Sustainability #Epidemiology #InfectiousDiseases #vaccines ​​​​​​​​​​


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Killing Airborne Bacteria and Viruses in Pig Barns with Plasma Device

Michigan Engineering researchers test a prototype device designed to filter the air of a pig barn by using nonthermal plasma to inactivate airborne pathogens to prevent the spread of disease. March 21, 2019. # #Engineering #video #MichiganEngineeringNewsCenter #scienceandtechnology #InfectiousDiseases #Science


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Michigan Health Blog: Think This Flu Season is Bad? Flash Back 100 Years

U-M Medical Historian Alex Navarro discusses the deadly flu season of 1918-19 and proffers advice for preventing history from repeating itself. February 22, 2019. # #Medicine #webarticle #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #InfectiousDiseases #History #MedicalAdvice


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Looking Toward the Future: Survival Flight Adds Jet to Improve Patient Care

U-M Medicine Director of Wilderness Medicine Brendan Byrne discusses the Thai cave rescue, investigating the health challenges posed by restricted oxygen levels, weakened immune systems, and lung infections caused by the moist environment. July 10, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #Health/Wellness #EmergencyMedicine #InfectiousDiseases #Safety