Daily Archives: March 3, 2016

TB transmission in Nebraska, the story of one Ebola outbreak, Zika’s impact on travelers and more . . . We’re reading a ‘local threats are global threats’ edition of the MMWR

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It’s a small world after all, the CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report released today shows Possible Airborne Person-to-Person Transmission of Mycobacterium bovis – A bacteria that mainly affects cattle, Myobacterium bovis is a type of TB that can spread to humans who consume unpasteurized dairy products. That’s what public health officials believe happened to […]