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# Virus

This year
The Explainer: Why is measles on the rise again?
Last year
Dr Catherine Conlon: Respiratory illness clusters in China - what is it and what are the risks?
Dr Catherine Conlon
US report concludes with 'low confidence' that Covid-19 'likely' originated from Wuhan lab
HSE rolls out walk-in flu vaccines for children after 700 hospitalisations over winter
Surge in viruses seen in the Mid-West as some people contract more than one virus
All time
WHO holds 'high-level meeting' with Chinese officials to discuss Covid-19 surge
CMO: 120 cases of Covid-19 diagnosed in hospitals overnight amid 'concerning' viral surge
China official tells public to avoid contact with people from abroad after first monkeypox case
People with 'mild' Covid are likely to be infectious for five days, study suggests
Number of Irish monkeypox cases rises to 101
Tour de France hit by Covid as French rider and teammate of defending champion test positive
Polio outbreak confirmed in UK
EU buys 110,000 vaccine doses against monkeypox
Nine cases of monkeypox have been detected in Ireland
More than 1,000 monkeypox cases reported globally, says WHO
More than 700 monkeypox cases detected globally - CDC
NI Public Health Agency confirms first case of monkeypox in Northern Ireland
France, Germany report first monkeypox cases as UK figures more than double to reach 20
HSE updates online advice for boosted close contacts, detailing additional restrictions
Covid-19: 23,909 cases brings Ireland's total to one million since pandemic began, with 1,063 in hospital, 89 in ICU today
Leinster report four positive Covid-19 cases ahead of Bath clash
Flights suspended from six African countries to UK due to new Covid 19 variant
Ireland could be forced into changes after 'potential positive' Covid-19 test
Explainer: Here's what you need to know about the Ebola-like Marburg virus
Captain Kolisi among latest Covid positives but Springboks resume training
Lions' clash with Bulls postponed as Boks and Georgia confirm new Covid cases
Japan extends state of emergency until 20 June - just one month before Olympics start date
Travel ban to apply to visitors from both UK and South Africa until 6 January
'A watershed moment': Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine is '90% effective' in preventing the illness, company says
Students encouraged to keep their social life 'safe, small and distant' in new campaign
Farmers warned over outbreak of deadly African Swine Fever in Germany
England to ban social gatherings of more than six people following spike in Covid-19 cases
Sturgeon ‘furious’ as players’ pub trip sees Aberdeen game postponed
Global virus deaths pass 650,000 as new surges prompt fresh restrictions
TD asks who is getting infected: 'Is it young people drinking cans on the canal or young people in Direct Provision?'
Footballers banned for six months after virus rules broken
Automated text message system for negative Covid-19 results should be in place by end of week
Former England international 'no choice' but to retire due to virus season freeze
CMO says Dublin won't be singled out for stricter measures with growth rates similar nationwide
Hundreds of home carers to be redeployed to nursing homes and residential care facilities