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Officials investigate rare nervous system disorder in older adults who got RSV vaccine

Feb. 29, 2024 17:39 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials are investigating whether there's a link between two new RSV vaccines and cases of a rare nervous system disorder in older U.S. adults. The inquiry is based on fewer than two dozen cases seen among more than 9.5 million vaccine recipients, health...

Wastewater tests can find mpox, study finds. Expect more bugs to be tracked that way

Jan. 18, 2024 13:10 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Wastewater testing does a good job at detecting mpox infections, U.S. health officials said in a report Thursday that bolsters a push to use sewage to track more diseases. U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention researchers found that over the course of a...

Editorial Roundup: Alabama

Jan. 11, 2024 14:41 PM EST

Cullman Times. January 4, 2024. Editorial: Protect yourself heading into new year With 2024 comes big hopes for a great year. It also comes with an old nemesis still lying around: COVID-19. The dangerous virus is still with us and causing health...