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41 deaths from Ebola in Congo, health officials 'worried'

Aug 15, 2018 , CNN Health
Fifty-seven cases of Ebola have been identified in the ongoing outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, WHO said Tuesday....
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China's Liaoning culls 8,116 hogs after African swine fever outbreak

Aug 15, 2018 , Reuters
Northeast China's Liaoning province has culled 8,116 hogs after an outbreak of African swine fever earlier this month, the provincial animal husbandry bureau told Reuters on Wednesday....
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China reports outbreak of foot and mouth disease, culls 173 pigs

Aug 15, 2018 , Reuters
China's Ministry of Agriculture reported on Tuesday an outbreak of foot and mouth disease in its central province of Henan...
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Congo deploys experimental Ebola treatment as cases rise

Aug 15, 2018 , Reuters
Democratic Republic of Congo has started using the experimental mAb114 Ebola treatment to counter the latest flare-up of the virus, health officials said on Tuesday, the first time it has been deployed against an active outbreak....
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Report: Merck’s experimental Ebola vaccine to be used amid Congo outbreak

Aug 11, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Merck's experimental Ebola vaccine is being deployed for the second time, according to a recent Reuters report. Read More...
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Week Ahead: Zika webinar planned by the CDC

Aug 11, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
There's no shortage of webinars focused on public health issues this week, including Zika, preparing for infectious disease outbreaks on public transit, and better explaining genomics to...
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Brazil slams Venezuela as measles spreads across border

Aug 10, 2018 , Reuters
Brazil complained on Thursday that Venezuela was doing nothing to stop the spread of an outbreak of measles in Brazil and other neighboring countries that has been sparked by an exodus of Venezuelans fleeing economic collapse....
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Large cattle farm may have caused romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak

Aug 09, 2018 , CNBC Health
This spring's large E.coli outbreak may have been caused by a large industrial farm in Yuma, Arizona, USA Today...
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Congo starts vaccinating health workers against Ebola

Aug 09, 2018 , Reuters
Congolese officials and the World Health Organization began vaccinating health workers against the deadly Ebola virus on Wednesday, to try to halt an outbreak in Congo's volatile east....
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Many U.S. schools still not fully prepared for disasters

Aug 09, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Many U.S. public school districts lack comprehensive plans for responding to natural disasters, infectious disease outbreaks and other emergencies despite a federal initiative for all schools to address these needs by 2020, researchers say....
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China to launch emergency inspections on farms after swine fever outbreak

Aug 08, 2018 , Reuters
(In August 6 story corrects headline to say swine fever not swine flu)...
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Latest Congo Ebola outbreak is Zaire strain, vaccinations to start

Aug 08, 2018 , Reuters
An Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo has been confirmed as the Zaire strain of the virus, and vaccinations will start on Wednesday, health officials said....
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China must eradicate swine fever epidemic as soon as possible: agriculture ministry

Aug 08, 2018 , Reuters
China must eradicate the African swine fever epidemic as soon as possible, and make sure the country is free of the disease, the country's agriculture ministry said at an emergency meeting on the outbreak on Tuesday....
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Thirteen Confirmed Ebola Cases in Latest Congo Outbreak

Aug 08, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Thirteen Confirmed Ebola Cases in Latest Congo OutbreakCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/6/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/7/2018 12:00:00...
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Hong Kong suspends imports of chicken, eggs from Malaysian state after bird flu outbreak

Aug 08, 2018 , Reuters
Hong Kong has ordered traders to suspend imports of poultry meat and poultry products like eggs from the Tuaran District of Sabah State in Malaysia, said the city's Centre for Food Safety on Tuesday....
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Malaysia reports H5N1 bird flu outbreak on farm: OIE

Aug 07, 2018 , Reuters
Malaysia has reported an outbreak of the highly contagious H5N1 bird flu virus on a farm in the eastern region of Sabah, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Monday, citing a report from Malaysia's veterinary authorities....
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Congo Ebola vaccine teams set up fridges, 43 cases suspected

Aug 07, 2018 , Reuters
Health workers in Congo were setting up refrigerators on Monday to keep cool an Ebola vaccine needed to tackle an outbreak suspected to have infected 43 people, the health ministry said....
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Japan suspends imports of heat-treated pork from China after ASF outbreak

Aug 07, 2018 , Reuters
Japan has suspended imports of heat-treated Chinese pork after the first outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) was reported in China on Friday, an official at Japan's ministry of agriculture, forestry and fisheries said....
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China to launch emergency inspections on farms after swine flu outbreak

Aug 07, 2018 , Reuters
China's Liaoning province will increase inspections at pig farms and markets and strengthen the monitoring of hog transportation, after the nation's first African swine fever case was reported there, local media Liaoning Daily reported on Monday....
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33 reported dead in Congo's new Ebola outbreak

Aug 06, 2018 , CNN Health
The Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed 33 people, the World Health Organization said Sunday....
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