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#pandemic

# pandemic - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Scientist warn of global pandemics: 'We know that it is coming, but we have no way of stopping it'

At Davos, the World Health Organisation spoke about disease as a threat to humanity.

# pandemic - Saturday 9 August, 2014

How would Ireland fare in the event of a global pandemic?

Not too bad, actually.

# pandemic - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Decriminalising prostitution would 'slash HIV rates among sex workers'

Some sex workers don’t carry condoms, to avoid arrest. This is a big problem.

# pandemic - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Chinese bats likely source of SARS virus - report

Researchers have also said that direct bat-to-human transmission is “plausible”.

# pandemic - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

New book documents the rise in pandemic diseases and wonders what's next

The book ‘Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic’ tracks previous pandemics and attempts to determine what the next one will be.

# pandemic - Thursday 10 March, 2011

WHO's response to swine flu pandemic was 'flawed' WHO

WHO's response to swine flu pandemic was 'flawed'

Review committee says the world is not prepared to respond to a severe outbreak of flu.