Monthly Archives: February 2016

MDHHS Zika Virus Updates

FEB. 11

On February 5, 2016, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued "Updated Interim Guidelines for Health Care Providers Caring for Pregnant Women and Women of Reproductive Age with Possible Zika Virus Exposure" (http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/65/wr/pdfs/mm6505e2er.pdf) and "Interim... Read More

Severe Influenza Illness Reported

FEB. 6

This is an official CDC HEALTH ADVISORY Distributed via the CDC Health Alert Network February 1, 2016, 0850 EST (8:50 AM EST) CDCHAN-00387 Flu Season Begins: Severe Influenza Illness Reported CDC urges rapid antiviral treatment of very ill and high risk suspect influenza patients without... Read More