Tag Archives: U.S.

U.S. records 33 new measles cases, raising year’s total to 1,077

FILE PHOTO: A vial of the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine at the International Community Health Services clinic in Seattle, Washington, U.S., March 20, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson (Reuters) – The United States recorded 33 new measles cases last week, bringing the number of confirmed cases this year to 1,077 in the worst outbreak of… Read More »

Louisiana governor to sign ‘heartbeat’ ban, latest move to curb U.S. abortion rights

(Reuters) – Louisiana’s Democratic governor said on Wednesday he would sign a bill passed earlier in the day to ban abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected, the latest legislation in a movement in mostly Southern and Midwest states to curb abortion rights. Earlier on Wednesday, Missouri’s governor renewed his intention to close a Planned… Read More »

Sanofi wins FDA approval to sell dengue shot in parts of U.S.

FILE PHOTO: The Sanofi logo is seen at the company’s Sanofi Pasteur headquarters in Lyon, France, October 26, 2015. REUTERS/Robert Pratta CHICAGO (Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved Sanofi SA’s dengue vaccine Dengvaxia for use in the United States among people aged 9 through 16 who have laboratory-confirmed previous dengue… Read More »