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#Infectious

# infectious - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Second Ebola patient dies in Uganda as outbreak crosses the border
# East Africa
# East Africa

Second Ebola patient dies in Uganda as outbreak crosses the border

Updated Jun 13th 2019, 10:13 PM 17,630 Views 37 Comments

The fatalities have prompted World Health Organization officials to prepare an emergency meeting.

# infectious - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Equine flu outbreak cancels all horse racing in Britain but Irish racecourses stay open
# Infectious
# Infectious

Equine flu outbreak cancels all horse racing in Britain but Irish racecourses stay open

Feb 7th 2019, 2:34 PM 12,416 Views 15 Comments

Three horses from the same yard are confirmed to have the virus.

# infectious - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Person with measles travelled by plane to Dublin and then onto Galway
# Contagious
# Contagious

Person with measles travelled by plane to Dublin and then onto Galway

Jul 28th 2016, 3:29 PM 36,787 Views 35 Comments

This case is unrelated to the recently reported outbreak that resulted in 34 confirmed measles cases between April and mid-July.

# infectious - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

New webseries starring the Tallafornia cast has to be seen to be believed
# Infectious
From The Daily Edge
# Infectious

New webseries starring the Tallafornia cast has to be seen to be believed

Jan 13th 2015, 5:00 PM 5,213 Views 2 Comments

It’s called Infectious.

# infectious - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Quarantines declared in Nigeria over spread of deadly Ebola virus
# EBOLA
# EBOLA

Quarantines declared in Nigeria over spread of deadly Ebola virus

Jul 31st 2014, 10:57 PM 9,387 Views 22 Comments

People who had primary contact with Ebola victim Patrick Sawyer have been put under quarantine and medical surveillance.

# infectious - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Canada confirms first death from bird flu in North America
# H5N1
# H5N1

Canada confirms first death from bird flu in North America

Jan 8th 2014, 10:07 PM 10,574 Views 20 Comments

Health officials have stressed that the risk to the population is extremely low.

# infectious - Monday 20 August, 2012

Higher rate of infection among homeless 'put overall population at risk'
# Infectious
# Infectious

Higher rate of infection among homeless 'put overall population at risk'

Aug 20th 2012, 6:50 AM 4,166 Views 1 Comment

New data published in The Lancet shows much higher infection rates of TB, HIV and Hepatitis-C among homeless people.