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Weekly Digest: Superbug segment on 60 Minutes highlights the threat of antibiotic resistance; CDDEP researchers track global trends in antibiotic effectiveness using the Drug Resistance Index.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: Superbug segment on 60 Minutes highlights the threat of antibiotic resistance; CDDEP researchers track global trends in antibiotic effectiveness using the Drug Resistance Index.

April 23, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers identify key access barriers to antibiotics; Increased tax on tobacco, alcohol, and sugary drinks estimated to save lives and money; HPV vaccine decreases prevalence of cervical disease in Scotland.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: CDDEP researchers identify key access barriers to antibiotics; Increased tax on tobacco, alcohol, and sugary drinks estimated to save lives and money; HPV vaccine decreases prevalence of cervical disease in Scotland.

April 15, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Mistrust and misinformation amid Ebola outbreak in DRC; Only FDA-approved drug for severe malaria discontinued; Increased prevalence of E. coli in China.
Malaria

Weekly Digest: Mistrust and misinformation amid Ebola outbreak in DRC; Only FDA-approved drug for severe malaria discontinued; Increased prevalence of E. coli in China.

April 08, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: US data show overall drop in antibiotic prescribing; TB in US at all-time low; CDC eases Zika travel restriction for pregnant women.
Antibiotic Resistance

Weekly Digest: US data show overall drop in antibiotic prescribing; TB in US at all-time low; CDC eases Zika travel restriction for pregnant women.

April 01, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Trends in MRSA infections in the US; Sinks in patient rooms harbor AMR gene; Rare plague case in Colorado.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Trends in MRSA infections in the US; Sinks in patient rooms harbor AMR gene; Rare plague case in Colorado.

March 22, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Subsidies for infection control can reduce infection rates; Thai government reports high antibiotic consumption among humans and animals; WHO launches new global flu strategy.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Subsidies for infection control can reduce infection rates; Thai government reports high antibiotic consumption among humans and animals; WHO launches new global flu strategy.

March 18, 2019
 
 
Weekly Digest: Uganda releases AMR National Action Plan; AMR role elevated at WHO; Over 200 confirmed measles cases in the US in 2019.
Weekly Digest

Weekly Digest: Uganda releases AMR National Action Plan; AMR role elevated at WHO; Over 200 confirmed measles cases in the US in 2019.

March 12, 2019
 
 
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