Botulism in a Utah Prison
Recently there was a major outback of Botulism in one of the craziest place imaginable, a prison. Botulism is a toxin that causes serious illness from a bacterium called Clostridium botulinum.
Worldwide Diabetes Numbers Are In – Are you Surprised?
It is estimated that one person dies every seven second from diabetes and things continue to get worse. Health officials reported today that an estimated 366 million persons worldwide now suffer from diabetes. The estimated numbers were released in Lisbon, Portugal during the European meeting that had associations with more than 160 countries. Almost 5 million people die each year from this chronic condition.
A Recall of Swine Flu Vaccine May Be Problematic
Recalls are seen with Automobiles, toys, furniture and other material items but should we be concerned with a recall of a vaccine?
H1N1 Plateau and Mutations
Norway and Britian may have some troubling news regarding the Swine Flu Swine Flu. The Swine Flu pandemic may be reaching a plateau or peak according to some global health officials but mutations are increasing in concerns.
Pandemic WHO – Updated with new related deaths
As of June 11th 2009 While the U.N. Health Officials met in Geneva on Thursday to discuss the H1N1 virus the World Health Organization (WHO)…