Beware in Denver Salads sold at Safeway recalled due to Salmonella risk

DENVER – The department of Public Health and Environment is recalling grape tomatoes sold in Colorado due to Salmonella risk. The recalled tomatoes were used in pre-packaged salads made by Taylor Farms Pacific for several stores. However, in Colorado, only products sold at Safeway stores are included in the recall. According to a Safeway representative, […]

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Ebola Virus Outbreaks Table

   Known Cases and Outbreaks of Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever, in Chronological Order Source: http://www.cdc.gov/ Year(s) Country Ebola subtype Reported no. of human cases Reported no. (%) of deaths among cases Situation     Download PDF version formatted for print (81 KB/7 pages)

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Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever

Table of Ebola Outbreaks What is Ebola Virus?

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Jonas Salk Developer of Polio Vaccine

Biography: Jonas Salk Developer of Polio Vaccine Jonas Salk Date of birth: October 28, 1914 Jonas Salk Date of death: June 23, 1995 Back to Jonas Salk Biography In America in the 1950s, summertime was a time of fear and anxiety for many parents; this …

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The Polio Crusade

In the summer of 1950 fear gripped the residents of Wytheville, Virginia. Movie theaters shut down, baseball games were cancelled and panicky parents kept their children indoors — anything to keep them safe from an invisible invader. Outsiders sped t…

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Polio Virus

Early Polio History Polio (also known as poliomyelitis or infantile paralysis) is an illness caused by poliovirus. At one time, poliovirus infection occurred throughout the world. The history of polio begins with records from antiquity mentioning crip…

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