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# infected - Thursday 6 February, 2020

China scrambles for bed spaces as coronavirus death toll reaches over 550

More than 28,000 people are known to be infected across the country.

# infected - Saturday 3 June, 2017

'Los Frikis': The Cuban punks who deliberately infected themselves with HIV

One of the men, Gerson Govea, talks about his experiences.

# infected - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Hepatitis C 'effectively eradicated' in haemophilia patients who were given contaminated blood

Haemophilia patients were given contaminated blood during the 1970s and 80s.

# infected - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

People urged to get vaccinated as latest case of measles confirmed in Cork

There have now been 38 cases of measles confirmed in recent months.

# infected - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

HSE confirms two cases of the Zika virus in Ireland

Neither case is at risk of pregnancy.

# infected - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

A doctor is on trial for murder after infecting hundreds of patients with HIV

Yem Chroeum claims he did not knowingly infect his patients.

# infected - Friday 8 May, 2015

US man told he was free from Ebola - but then his blue eye turned green...

The American physician worked with the World Health Organisation in Sierra Leone.

# infected - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Without exit screenings, 3 people with Ebola would fly out of West Africa every month

New research has also found that screening people leaving West Africa is far more efficient than screening those arriving at other countries.

# infected - Friday 3 October, 2014

NBC confirms one of its cameramen has caught Ebola

The 33-year-old American is to be flown back to the US for treatment.

# infected - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Students told to check that they're vaccinated after measles outbreak

Two cases have been confirmed at NUI Galway in the first cases in the country so far this year.

# infected - Monday 13 May, 2013

Deadly new virus sparks call for 'urgent actions' to prevent spread

There have been 33 confirmed cases of human infection since September last year, including 18 deaths.

# infected - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Shocking US experiments on Guatemalans revealed

The experiments took place in the 1940s and included people being injected with syphilis and other illnesses, by what were described as “unethical” researchers.