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Nearly one billion people in Africa to be protected against yellow fever by 2026

Nearly one billion people will be vaccinated against yellow fever in 27 high-risk African countries by 2026 with support from the World Health Organization (WHO), Gavi – the Vaccine Alliance, UNICEF and more than 50 health partners. The commitment is part of the Eliminate Yellow fever Epidemics (EYE) in Africa strategy, which was launched by… Read More »

CDC says nine more people added to E.coli infection investigation

FILE PHOTO – Romaine lettuce is displayed on a grocery store shelf in New York City, U.S. November 21, 2018. REUTERS/Gabriella Borter (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday an additional nine people are being investigated in connection with the multistate outbreak of E. coli infections related to romaine… Read More »