Infectious DiseaseInfo Center

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Malaria Rx Gets FDA Nod
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a drug to treat severe malaria.
COVID-19 FAQs
With the COVID-19 pandemic in full swing, many questions about the virus are still unanswered.
Coronavirus Vaccines in Development
With the coronavirus pandemic in full swing, several pharmaceutical companies have said they are preparing to make large numbers of their COVID-19 vaccines.
FDA Issues COVID-19 Drug Safety Guidance
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is relaxing certain risk evaluation requirements in an effort to help address the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 Update: 4/24/20
The number of coronavirus cases continues to rise in the United States.
The Food Poisoning 411
As the weather warms up, you are probably thinking about spending more time outdoors. And, of course, you will have to pick out the perfect snacks for these outings. As fun as this all sounds, it can quickly become dangerous if you're not careful.
Hepatitis Explained
The liver is the largest organ in the body, so any injury or damage to it can be dangerous. And hepatitis is an inflammation of the liver.
COVID-19 Update: 3/30/2020
The number of coronavirus cases continues to rise in the United States.
COVID-19: What You Need to Know (3/19/20)
COVID-19 continues to make headlines. Here's what you need to know.
Generic Toxoplasmosis Treatment Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a generic drug for toxoplasmosis treatment.