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OP-ed: Delay in vaccinations a cause for concern

...Herd immunity is a situation in which a sufficient proportion of the population is immune to an infectious disease, making epidemics unlikely. Again, infectious diseases are brought to Alaska from faraway places every day, so relying on herd immunity to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-04-30/op-ed-delay-in-vaccinations-a-cau
Opinion
What will be next for wolves?

...achieved wildlife managers found the deer populations did increase until winter die-offs were counted in the thousands, epidemics like mad deer disease arose, and vehicle collisions went up considerably. The re-introduction of predators such as wolves...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/040307/letters_20070403003.shtml
Letters
Atlantic seal virus found in Kachemak Bay otters

...added. PDV is not necessarily the cause of strep syndrome, though, and more research needs to be done. PDV caused two epidemics in northern Europe, killing 23,000 harbor seals in 1988 and about 30,000 more in 2002. It also was associated with seal...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/062209/new_352882847.shtml
Lots of familiar faces for Bucs, Raiders

...without DE Trevor Pryce (back). Cleveland (1-1) at New York Giants (1-1) The Browns suffered one of the worst injury epidemics in recent seasons when five starters left last Sunday's loss to Dallas. DE Courtney Brown (foot) is gone for the season...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/092404/sports_924spo07001.shtml
State declares rabies epidemic along northern coast

...virology lab confirmed rabies in 18 animals from Barrow, nine from Nuiqsut, seven from Wainwright, and six from Point Lay. Epidemics have been documented every three to five years. They correspond to the high ends of the cycle of the fox population, Ritter...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/022402/ala_022402ala0090001.shtml
Alaska
Perfect Sense

Now Playing Synopsis: Eva Green plays Susan, an expert in epidemics who, after having her heart broken, sees a patient who has lost the ability to smell anything after an unexpected crying jag. Turns out there is a small percentage of people who are experiencing emotional upheavals and then losing one or more of their senses. As she begins to research this condition, she comes to understand that the malady threatens the entire world. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Eva Green, Ewan McGregor, Connie Nielsen, Ewen Bremner, Stephen Dillane, Denis Lawson Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Perfect Sense

Opens Friday, Feb 10, 2012 Synopsis: Eva Green plays Susan, an expert in epidemics who, after having her heart broken, sees a patient who has lost the ability to smell anything after an unexpected crying jag. Turns out there is a small percentage of people who are experiencing emotional upheavals and then losing one or more of their senses. As she begins to research this condition, she comes to understand that the malady threatens the entire world. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Eva Green, Ewan McGregor, Connie Nielsen, Ewen Bremner, Stephen Dillane, Denis Lawson Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

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