Items Tagged ‘infectious disease doctor’

California: State's big population means more mosquito-borne infections

July 2, 2018

California: State’s big population means more mosquito-borne infections

By Enrique Rivero Enrique Rivero

  Despite its dry, temperate climate, California had more mosquito-borne infections than any U.S. state from 2004 to 2016, according to new data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The California numbers are primarily attributable to the state’s large population (more than 39 million) and strong public health reporting system, said Dr. Claire Panosian […]

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Tags: Aedes aegypti, Aedes albopictus, Aedes sierrensis, Anopheles freeborni, Asian tiger mosquito, chikungunya, Culex pipiens/Culex quinquefasciatus, Culex tarsalis, dengue, Dr. Claire Panosian, Dr. Claire Panosian Dunavan, Est Nigh virus

April 2, 2018

Thank You Dr. Luo

By MaryLou MaryLou

I needed an infectious disease doctor, and fast, because a lung infection was taking over my life. It was just random that Dr. Ruihong Luo could see me within a few days at the Encino office. That was the best stroke of luck I had regarding my health in many years. She is kind and […]

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Tags: Doctors Day, Dr. Ruihong Luo, Encino office, infectious disease doctor, lung infection, patient stories