18 May 2021
Mosul's directorate of Health declares that an Iraqi man infected with the Influenza A virus subtype H5N1, popularly known as bird flu, has died, becoming the first case of bird flu death in Iraq
1 year ago
At least 1,300 people have died from the flu so far this season, according to a preliminary estimate released Friday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.​
1 year ago
Six children have died in Texas of “flu-related causes” since flu season began at the end of September this year, the Texas Department of State Health Services confirmed Friday
1 year ago
Ruiz Foods is recalling more than 55,000 pounds of El Monterey frozen breakfast burritos which could be contaminated with pieces of semi-rigid plastic.
1 year ago
Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs says low pathogenic avian flu of the H5 strain has been confirmed at a commercial chicken farm in Mid Suffolk with Public Health England saying the risk to public health is very low
The cold and flu season is just beginning, but the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services says three deaths are already blamed on the flu.
1 year ago
World Anti Doping Agency agrees four-year ban on Russia from all global sport
The first pediatric flu death of the season has been reported in the city.
NH health officials investigate norovirus outbreak in Manchester
40 people treated for scabies at Jupiter Medical Center
Seven people have died from flesh-eating bacteria after using black tar heroin
7 People have died in San Diego from a flesh-eating bacteria associated with black tar heroin use
Venezuela records 51% of Malaria cases across the continent, according to WHO
1 year ago
Death toll from measles outbreak in small Pacific island nation of Samoa hits 53; most victims are children under the age of 4. Health ministry lists 3,728 cases out of population of about 200,000.
Authorities say 19 people aboard a cruise ship reported flu-like illnesses as they reached a Southern California port
1 year ago
Three medical personnel killed and others injured in attack on Ebola center in eastern Congo
Health officials Wednesday announced the deaths of two more residents in San Diego County due to influenza-related complications, bringing this flu season’s confirmed death toll to five.
Hospital mistakenly gives kidney transplant to wrong person. Officials at Virtua Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital say that on Nov. 18, a 51-year-old patient underwent a successful kidney transplant.
Higher levels of cancer-causing ethylene oxide detected near 2 plants in Lake County, Illinois1 year ago
Higher levels of cancer-causing ethylene oxide detected near 2 plants in Lake County, Illinois
Thanksgiving favorites subject to recall: Salad, ground beef, chicken, pork on list
Elementary school closed because of flu outbreak
WHO launches campaign to vaccinate 1.7 million children in Somalia
1 year ago
DR Congo measles: Nearly 5,000 dead in major outbreak
A hepatitis A outbreak has been traced to blackberries that may have been sold at Fresh Thyme grocery stores in Illinois
A 28-year-old man is dead and his family says he died from a case of pneumonia that's been linked to vaping
A horse that died in South Carolina this month tested positive for a mosquito-borne virus that can be deadly to humans.
1 year ago
87 cases of dengue fever recorded in Sudan Darfur
A western harvest mouse found in Escondido tested positive for the potentially deadly hantavirus.​
1 year ago
Germany approves law making measles vaccine compulsory for children
Two people in China have been reportedly diagnosed with pneumonic plague
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