5 articles
2012 Drought Fuels Deer Disease in Cattle
Jan 29, 2013 | Katharina Schwan

Nebraska’s cattle are facing an outbreak of Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHD), a viral disease that usually occurs in deer of North America....

Coronavirus in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Nov 6, 2012 | David Scales

The Saudi Arabian Deputy Minister of Health, Ziad Memish, reported a third case of a novel coronavirus appearing in the capital Riyadh. He reported...

England Launches Controversial Badger Cull to Stop Bovine TB
Sep 19, 2012 | Lauren Edmundson

Officials in England have issued the first license for a cull of the badger population in Gloucestershire following an outbreak of bovine...

EFSA Measures Impact of Schmallenberg in the EU
Jun 18, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

In December 2011, HealthMap reported on a devastating new virus plaguing cattle and sheep farmers in Germany. Now, six months later, the European...

Inadequate FDA Antibiotic Policy Spurs Criticism
Apr 27, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) recent recommendations on antimicrobials in animal food production gave rise to a myriad of opinions...