Antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest threats to global health care, food production and security, and life expectancy, according to the Centers for Disease Control [...]
The Food and Drug Administration approval of 9-valent HPV, an HPV vaccine, to include people ages 27–45 is a “game-changer in the strategy to protect the health of [...]
Before we get to the remedy, here’s the reality: There’s no such thing as "stomach flu."
"'Stomach flu’ is a misnomer," says Dr. [...]
As cold and flu season gets underway, many parents and care givers may be faced with the difficult task of deciding when to keep their child [...]
Every influenza season, millions of Americans decide to skip the flu shot based on false information. Dr. Gregory Poland, director of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research [...]
Bronchiolitis is a viral infection that causes an inflammation of the small airways in the lungs. It can affect people of all ages, but the [...]
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Who’s most at risk for developing sepsis, and what are the symptoms to watch for? What’s the difference between sepsis and septic shock? [...]
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says it continues to receive reports of children with acute flaccid myelitis (AFM). "Acute flaccid myelitis is [...]
A sore throat is a common symptom of an upper respiratory infection such as a cold or flu. It's also a symptom of a bacterial [...]
No posts available.
Mayo Clinic Platform
For Journalists Only Sign up for a Journalist Pass
An online patient support community