Coronavirus: How long will it go on? | WREG

How long will this last? That is the question people ask most frequently about the COVID-19 pandemic.  To answer this question, we need to understand the major factor which is fueling the pandemic.  It is people. People connecting to people allows the virus to jump from person to person doubling every 6 days.  We can starve […]

Experts say cancelled classes may keep the flu from spreading – WREG

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – – Oddly enough, these dangerous conditions actually have a silver lining. It turns out, this cold weather is helping fight the flu. Dr. Manoj Jain, an infectious disease consultant, says kids packed together in a classroom can be potentially dangerous this time of year. He says a simple cough from just a […]

Video : Pregnancy Flu and Autism – WREG

In Health News, a new study suggests moms who get sick with the flu, or fever, while pregnant may increase their risk of having a child with autism.  But some caution not to read too much into the results.  Infectious disease expert Dr. Manoj Jain explains.

Meningitis – WREG

Texas just became the 4th state to pass a law requiring the meningitis vaccine for college students who plan to live in dorms.  While it’s not a law here, we wondered if it really is important enough. That it should be.  Infectious disease expert, Dr. Manoj Jain, is here with advice for your college student. […]

Video: Brain Infection – WREG

Interviewed on : August 18, 2011 Dr Manoj Jain is an Infectious Disease Specialist talking about the deadly brain infection that occurs after swimming in warm fresh water that killed a 9-year-old boy in Virginia and 16-year-old girl in Florida. view video

Video: Scarlet Fever | WREG

Interviewed on 29th June, 2011 Infectious Disease Specialist Dr. Manoj Jain discussing if we should be worried about the Scarlet Fever outbreak that is happening now..