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St. Luke’s Infection Control Service Holds Ebola Symposium

St. Luke’s Infection Control Service Holds Ebola Symposium

  QUEZON CITY, PHILIPPINES, October 9, 2014 – St. Luke’s Medical Center’s Infection Control Service holds an awareness and preparedness symposium on Ebola virus in the hospital’s MAB Penthouse as ...

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Europe Must Tackle Ebola ‘World’ Threat, Experts

Europe Must Tackle Ebola ‘World’ Threat, Experts

  PARIS, September 25, 2014 (AFP) – Health experts from 16 European countries beseeched their governments Friday to massively scale up manpower and resources to fight west Africa’s Ebola epidemic, ...

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DOH Says Wash Up: Defend Yourself Against the Filthy Floodwater

DOH Says Wash Up: Defend Yourself Against the Filthy Floodwater

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – When it rains, it really pours, dams spill, and the flood is on. As floodwater submerges entire communities, people get all sorts of infections and diseases from ...

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China Ups its Medics in Ebola-Hit Sierra Leone to 174

China Ups its Medics in Ebola-Hit Sierra Leone to 174

  GENEVA, September 16, 2014 (AFP) – China will send more medics to Ebola-hit Sierra Leone to help boost laboratory testing for the virus, raising the total number of Chinese ...

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DOH Confirms First Meningococcemia Case in Central Visayas

DOH Confirms First Meningococcemia Case in Central Visayas

  The Department of Health (DOH) has confirmed the first case of meningococcemia in Central Visayas, according to reports from the Philippine Daily Inquirer and Philippine Star. (http://m.inquirer.net/newsinfo/id=632975 and http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/08/27/resu-7-confirms-) A man, whose identity was withheld ...

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Ebola: A Ruthless Killer Reaches Nigeria

Ebola: A Ruthless Killer Reaches Nigeria

  LAGOS, July 25, 2014 (AFP) – The Ebola virus plaguing west Africa, which has killed at least 660 since the worst-ever outbreak began there in January, is one of ...

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US Gets First Local Case of Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya

US Gets First Local Case of Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya

  WASHINGTON, July 17, 2014 (AFP) – A Florida man who has not recently traveled outside the country is the first person in the United States to get the mosquito-borne ...

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West Africa Ebola Toll Tops 600: WHO

West Africa Ebola Toll Tops 600: WHO

  GENEVA, July 15, 2014 (AFP) – The death toll in West Africa’s Ebola outbreak has risen to 603, the World Health Organization (WHO)) said on Tuesday, with 68 new fatalities mostly ...

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