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Measles Outbreak in Cameroon & Elsewhere

Measles Outbreak in Cameroon

There is a measles outbreak in Cameroon, mostly in kids of fighters fleeing Boko Haram terrorist, causing the country to ramp up vaccination.  Approximately 100 vaccination teams have been deployed to try to vaccinate 67,000 at-risk kids. The government said that several dozen measles infections have been reported in the past 2 weeks, but most […]

What is PANDAS?

What is PANDAS?

What is PANDAS? Hi guys. Dr. Eeks here. I wanted to write a little about one of my latest Causes or Cures podcast episodes. PANDAS stands for Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcal Infections. So, no, I’m not talking about the cute bears we all love. The fist time I heard about PANDAS was […]

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