Tag archive for ‘rabies vaccine’
By Robert On Friday, September 27th, 2013

Global health organizations issue statement on eve of World Rabies Day

Three global health and animal organizations issued a joint statement concerning the deadly viral disease, rabies, today, the day before the annual Sept. 28 observance  of World Rabies Day.   A canine suspected More...

By Robert On Monday, September 16th, 2013
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New Jersey: A dozen people receive rabies PEP after exposure to infected miniature donkey

At least 12 people have received rabies post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) after being exposed to a rabid miniature donkey on a private farm in Monmouth County, according to Monmouth County health officials. Miniature More...

By Robert On Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

CDC: No supply restrictions for rabies vaccine and human rabies immune globulin

In a follow up to a March report, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that the previous supply restrictions on human rabies vaccine and immune globulin has been lifted, according to a CDC More...

By Robert On Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Arizona woman attacked by rabid bobcat behind a Lowe’s Home Improvement store

A Navajo County, Arizona sheriff responded to a call Sunday where a young woman was attacked by a bobcat  behind the Lowe’s Home Improvement Warehouse in Show Low, according to a Arizona Game and Fish Department More...

By Robert On Thursday, March 7th, 2013
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CDC reports on rabies vaccine availability; doxycycline, tetracycline shortages

In a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention bulletin Thursday, officials report that restrictions on the use of Sanofi Pasteur’s IMOVAX rabies vaccine are still in effect. Photo/CDC/ Debora Cartagena IMOVAX More...

By Robert On Friday, September 28th, 2012

World Rabies Day is September 28, 2012

World Rabies Day is Sept. 28. It is a day to raise awareness about the impact of human and animal rabies. Image/CDC The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says rabies is a deadly virus that can kill More...

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