rabies http://apr.org en World Rabies Day 2013 http://apr.org/post/world-rabies-day-2013 <P></P> <P>Rabies has almost been eliminated in the United States - almost, but not entirely.&nbsp; Every year there are still one or two human&nbsp;deaths&nbsp; from the disease, and several thousand cases of rabies in animals reported.&nbsp;</P> <P>**************************************&nbsp;</P> <P><A href="http://www.pasteur.fr/ip/easysite/pasteur/en/press/press-kits/rabies/louis-pasteur-and-rabies-vaccination" target=_blank>Louis Pasteur </A>was a nineteenth century French chemist and microbiologist who discovered a process to preserve beverages; that process, named for him, is called Sat, 28 Sep 2013 13:45:00 +0000 Mindy Norton 38483 at http://apr.org World Rabies Day 2013 21 Rabies Cases Recorded in Shelby Co. This Year http://apr.org/post/21-rabies-cases-recorded-shelby-co-year <p>State and local officials say they're concerned with the number of rabies cases that have been reported in Shelby County.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; WBRC-TV reported Thursday that (http://bit.ly/1bPSRL4 ) 21 rabies cases have been reported in the county since January.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Alabama USDA Director Frank Boyd says health and wildlife officials are trapping raccoons in the area to test them for rabies, and to try finding out whether the cases are confined to any specific area.<br> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 13:15:04 +0000 The Associated Press 35284 at http://apr.org 21 Rabies Cases Recorded in Shelby Co. This Year World Rabies Day 2012 http://apr.org/post/world-rabies-day-2012 <P>Even though rabies is 100% preventable, the sad fact is that every ten minutes someone somewhere in the world dies from rabies.&nbsp; The Global Alliance for Rabies Control hopes to change with its awareness campaign, the annual World Rabies Day.</P> <P>***************************************</P> <P> Sat, 22 Sep 2012 13:45:00 +0000 Mindy Norton 18222 at http://apr.org World Rabies Day 2012