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New mix of perspectives added to assembly

...has added eight physicians since the 2013 first quarter.Ogle asked Davis what measures CPH has taken against infectious diseases like Ebola. Davis said the hospital has four negative pressure rooms used for isolation of potential Ebola patients...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-29/new-mix-of-perspectives-added-to-ass
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New mix of perspectives added to assembly

...has added eight physicians since the 2013 first quarter. Ogle asked Davis what measures CPH has taken against infectious diseases like Ebola. Davis said the hospital has four negative pressure rooms used for isolation of potential Ebola patients...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-29/new-mix-of-perspectives-added-to-ass
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...disastrous results," said Dr. Caio Rosenthal, a Sao Paulo-based specialist at the Emilio Ribas Institute of Infectious Diseases.U.N. statistics show 44,000 new infections detected last year in Brazil, up from fewer than 40,000 in...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/adriana-gomez-licon/2014-08-09

...trigger that much protection, said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of NIH's National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, whose employees led the work.SAN FRANCISCO - The federal appeals court in San Francisco has already issued...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-09-07-1
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...may now face another threat from disease is alarming, said Thopsie Gopal, an Indian expert in animal emerging infectious diseases who was not involved in the test cases."This is a serious situation," said Thopsie Gopal, who has no relation...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-01-13
Arts & Entertainment
OP-ed: Delay in vaccinations a cause for concern

...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 protect a child is extremely...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-04-30/op-ed-delay-in-vaccinations-a-cau
Opinion
Experts say stored rural water could pose health risks

...with plastic dippers. Primitive water and sewage disposal systems can lead to a range of health dangers, from infectious diseases such as hepatitis A and viral meningitis to increased spread of common ailments like colds and the flu. Alaska...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/110101/ala_110101alapm0020001.shtml
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Anchorage tackles on escort services

...prove the businesses are a public nuisance that must be shut down. The city claims the escort services spread infectious diseases and create fear among nearby residents, including schools, home owners and businesses. Anchorage has long had...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/101001/ala_101001alapm0020001.shtml
Well-traveled doctor retires after 44 years

...are in remission. When James first started working with the Public Health Service in Alaska, tuberculosis and infectious diseases were the major killers. ''Kids were dying of measles, dying of diarrhea and dehydration, and TB was rampant...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/042003/ala_042003ala0130001.shtml
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Study: Alaska is most improved state on healthiness meter

...overall in lowering the infectious disease and infant mortality rates. Today, Alaska reports 16.4 cases of infectious diseases per 100,000 people. The infant mortality rate is 5.7 deaths per 1,000 live births. Alaska's violent crime...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/102501/ala_102501alapm0010001.shtml

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