# virus - Tuesday 14 February, 2017
If superspreading had been completely under control about two-thirds of Ebola cases could have been avoided.
# virus - Friday 2 September, 2016
The World Health Organisation has declared the virus a global public health emergency.
# virus - Monday 8 August, 2016
“An Garda Síochána can re-confirm that no data was compromised, and that Pulse and the Garda website were not affected.”
# virus - Sunday 7 August, 2016
However, it is believed that data, the Pulse system nor the Garda Síochána website were not affected.
# virus - Wednesday 27 July, 2016
Four new US cases are not linked to travel and health officials are looking at whether it’s down to mosquitoes.
# virus - Monday 18 July, 2016
The EU says Turkey’s accession would be blocked if it introduced the death penalty.
# virus - Saturday 9 July, 2016
The 35-year-old man infected 82 people including other patients, healthcare workers and visitors.
# virus - Saturday 28 May, 2016
Nearly 1,300 babies have been born in Brazil with the irreversible defect.
# virus - Tuesday 16 February, 2016
The malware is sent via SMS and gives attackers admin rights to your phone, accessing all your information.
# virus - Tuesday 9 February, 2016
This follows the death of a child in Dublin last week.
# virus - Sunday 7 February, 2016
Felipe Dana spent time with Solange Ferreira and her baby boy Jose, who was born with an abnormally small head.
# virus - Friday 29 January, 2016
The HSE has said that H1N1 is now considered a “seasonal flu virus”.
# virus - Thursday 28 January, 2016
Pregnant women have been told to avoid the affected countries if possible.
# virus - Friday 22 January, 2016
The Zika virus is thought to be behind a disturbing rise in the number of babies being born with underdeveloped brains in Brazil.
# virus - Tuesday 29 December, 2015
Forty-two days have passed since the last person with Ebola tested negative for the virus.
# virus - Saturday 17 October, 2015
Saying that a patient is “cured” of the virus doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s been completely eradicated from the body.
# virus - Friday 25 September, 2015
Scammers are using fake dislike buttons to lure users in.
# virus - Friday 31 July, 2015
The vaccine provided 100% protection in a Guinea field trial.
# virus - Tuesday 21 July, 2015
Researchers said there is renewed hope for patients who start treatment early after infection.
# virus - Monday 12 January, 2015
The Scottish native had been critically ill after contracting the virus.
# virus - Sunday 4 January, 2015
Her condition deteriorated, and the hospital has not said she is getting any better.
# virus - Tuesday 23 December, 2014
Hopes raised that the trial will “form the basis of a more potent vaccine” – there is currently no effective vaccine against the Ebola or Marburg virus.
# virus - Friday 19 December, 2014
The restrictions were put in place on 15 December.
# virus - Friday 5 December, 2014
Experts have argued that better managing of fluids and electrolytes could have prevented a number of deaths.
# virus - Thursday 4 December, 2014
It’s that time of year again…
# virus - Friday 28 November, 2014
Studies showed that three men who had recovered from Ebola still had the live virus in their semen for over a month after the onset of symptoms.
# virus - Monday 24 November, 2014
# virus - Saturday 22 November, 2014
The centre was built by the UK Government.
Despite these positive stories, Doctors Without Borders said the outbreak is far from over.
# virus - Saturday 15 November, 2014
The country’s health minister said this does not mean they are completely out of danger.
# virus - Friday 14 November, 2014
Drug and blood-based trials will begin in West Africa next month.
# virus - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
Mali, however, has recorded just its second death.
# virus - Tuesday 11 November, 2014
The Ulster duo were both major injury concerns after Saturday’s win over the Springboks.
Sources say there is widespread concern about the readiness of frontline staff in the ambulance service.
# virus - Monday 10 November, 2014
This explains a whole lot.
The patient has already tested positive for malaria.
# virus - Sunday 9 November, 2014
The outside centre looked to have sprained his foot last night against South Africa.
# virus - Tuesday 4 November, 2014
A study found that people with the virus living in their throats processed visual information about 10% slower than people without the virus.
# virus - Friday 31 October, 2014
To date, Ireland has provided direct funding of almost €3 million to help fight the deadly virus.
# virus - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
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Britain held a similar simulation to assess how prepared services were for a possible Ebola outbreak.