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December 10

News Reports for December 10, 2014

by: NewsDiary

Sun Dec 07, 2014 at 22:48:34 PM EST

Reminder: Please do not post whole articles, just snippets and links. Thanks!

•  Hong Kong: Case of invasive Haemophilus influenzae type b infection under CHP investigation  (Link)

Saudi Arabia
•  Saudi MOH: 'No New Corona Cases Recorded', no recoveries, no deaths (Link)

Sierra Leone
•  Ebola: 100-fold risk to health workers in Sierra Leone, says report (Link)
•  Sierra Leone Area to Hold 2-Week Ebola 'Lockdown' (Link)

United States
•  NV: Washoe County Battles Bad Strain Of Flu (Link)
•  OH: US: Toledo Area Sees Uptick In Serious Flu Cases (Link)
•  SC: Two Confirmed H1N1 Flu Cases in Calhoun County (Link)
•  CIDRAP: CDC identifies 3 more polio-like cases in kids (Link)
•  The Ebola fighters are Time Magazine's 'Person of the Year' (Link)
•  CDC: The Buddy System (Link)
•  Time Person of the Year: The Ebola Fighters (Link)

•  US firms to be given special dispensation in bid to boost search for Ebola vaccine (Link)

•  Ebola outbreak: Virus still 'running ahead of us', says WHO (Link)
•  The Bird Flu Report: Daily News About Avian Influenza (Link)
•  UPMC Center for Health Security [University of Pittsburg Medical Center] - Ebola - Health Security Headlines - Headlines: December 9, 2014 (Link)
•  Newest Ebola response roadmap - Situation report 10 December 2014 (Link)
•  ProMED Reports, December 9-10, 2014 (Link)
•  Ebola: The Executive Summary, 12/10 (Link)

•  Recombinomics: CFIA Withholds Fraser Valley Sequence and Cleavage Site (Link)
•  Recombinomics: Fifth 2014 H5N2 Farm Was 2009 Fraser Valley Index (Link)
•  CIDRAP: Commentary -- When the next shoe drops - Ebola crisis communication lessons from October (Link)

•  H (Link)

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News Reports for December 10, 2013

by: NewsDiary

Sat Dec 07, 2013 at 23:58:16 PM EST

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• New H7N9 cases reported in Hangzhou, Hong Kong (Link)
• Source of H7N9 still a mystery (Link)
• Tests for bird flu negative, says Shenzhen (Link)
• CIDRAP: Hong Kong, China offer more details on H7N9 cases (Link)
• WHO: Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus - update (Link)
•  No H7N9 mutation: health authority (Link)

• Kuala Lumpur: Police Civilian Staff Succumbs To Avian Flu - IGP (Link)

Saudi Arabia
• CIDRAP: Saudi Arabia says two latest MERS patients are women (Link)

United Kingdom
• Child flu alert as vaccine rate in London drops to one in four (Link)

United States
• CO: Colorado flu numbers slightly higher than same time last year (Link)
• MS: State's flu cases on the rise (Link)
• TX: Dallas, Tarrant Counties Seeing an Increase in Flu-Like Illnesses (Link)
• TX: Flu spreading across Houston (Link)
• VT: The flu is on its way, says health dept. Dept. encourages vaccination (Link)

• New H7N9 bird flu resists drugs without losing ability to spread (Link)
• Mutated H7N9 Bird Flu More Resistant to Treatment But No Less Transmissible (Link)

• CIDRAP: EU approves AstraZeneca's 4-strain intranasal flu vaccine (Link)
• Time: Your Ultimate Guide to What Works (and Doesn't Work) to Prevent Flu (Link)

• Avian Flu Diary: China -`No Mutations' Observed In H7N9 Virus (Link)

• H (Link)

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News Reports for December 10, 2012

by: NewsDiary

Sat Dec 08, 2012 at 14:29:04 PM EST

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Bird Flu Relief Fund to mitigate risk of poultry farmers (Link)

• Hundreds of chickens destroyed in response to avian influenza outbreak (Link)

United States
• GA: Flu cases on the rise in metro Atlanta  (Link)
• MI: Montabella Community Schools close for week due to flu (Link)
• SD: Flu off to early start in SD, West River hit hard (Link)
• WY: Early Wyoming flu season intensifies (Link)

• Inovio Pharma doubles immune response rate in elderly patients during phase 1 universal flu vaccine (Link)

• Novel coronavirus - Eastern Mediterranean (03): research, ISARIC (UK) (Link)
• WHO: Coronavirus infections (Link)

• H (Link)

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News Reports for December 10, 2011

by: NewsDiary

Sat Dec 03, 2011 at 21:18:52 PM EST

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•  Surveillance of influenza, flu-like diseases enhanced (Link)

United States
•  Helen Branswell: US sees 2 new human infections with swine influenza viruses, CDC reports (Link)

•  H (Link)

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News Reports for December 10, 2010

by: NewsDiary

Sat Dec 04, 2010 at 20:35:19 PM EST

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•  Swine flu is back in Finland (Link)

•  Ministry of Indonesia Announces New H5N1 Case (Link)

•   The flu epidemic "is chosen" to Kharkiv region (translated) (Link)

United Kingdom
•  Merseyside man critically ill with swine flu  (Link)

United States
•  AZ: Confirmed flu cases rising in Maricopa County (Link)
•  SC: Judge: AnMed Employees Must Get Flu Shot  (Link)

•  Characterization of influenza virus sialic acid receptors in minor poultry species (Link)

•  Recombinomics: 2010 trH3N2 Recombinant Sequence In Argentina (Link)
•  Recombinomics: 2010 trH3N2 Recombinant Sequence In Cameroon (Link)

•  H (Link)

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News Reports for December 10, 2009

by: NewsDiary

Sat Dec 05, 2009 at 00:04:17 AM EST

Czech Republic
•  Swine flu death toll doubles (Link)

•  Swine flu tightens its grip on Punjab, Haryana (Link)

North Korea
•  Lack of Medical Equipment difficult to prevent Spread of H1N1 Influenza (Link)

United Kingdom
•  GPs will 'suspend normal services' if swine flu pandemic continues says BMA (Link)

United States
•  US: H1N1 Poses Greater Risk to Native Americans (Link)
•  H1N1 death rate is elevated for Indians, Alaska natives (Link)
•  US Swine Flu Death Toll at 10,000 Since April  (Link)
•  CO: Two cats (different households) tested positive for H1N1 (Link)
•  IA: Iowa's H1N1 death toll hits 36  (Link)
•  MN: Vaccine shipments halted due to deep freeze (Link)
•  PA: (2) New Deaths on PA DOH Website for 12.10.09 (Link)

•  WHO reaffirms H1N1 vaccine saves lives (Link)

•  Recombinomics: H5N1 H1N1 Cluster in Dien Bien Vietnam (Link)
•  Recombinomics: High Attack Rate in Tamiflu Resistant Cluster in Vietnam (Link)
•  Effect Measure: The Tamiflu doesn't work non-story (Link)

•  Study reveals H1N1 unexpected weakness (Link)
•  H1N1 causes lung damage much like 1918 (Link)

•  H (Link)

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News Reports for December 10

by: AlohaOR

Wed Dec 10, 2008 at 00:34:33 AM EST

Open this diary to read today's news and to see a summary of yesterday's news.
New Stories for Today:
  • China: HK on alert after new cases of bird flu
  • Indonesia: Indonesia confirms two new bird flu cases, death toll rises to 113
  • China: HK begins mass cull of birds at market, screens virus
  • US (WI): Wisconsin wins top score for health care readiness
  • US (AR): Arkansas better prepared for public health emergency
  • US (IA): Iowa praised for progress on health-crisis readiness
  • Indonesia: Toddler becomes Indonesia's 113th bird flu victim: WHO
  • China (Shanghai): No bird flu cases found in city
  • South Korea: Gov't orders strengthened bird flu quarantine
  • China: Guangdong suspends live poultry shipments to HK on bird flu concerns
  • Philippines: Customs puts on alert entry of imported poultry products amid reports of bird flu case in Hong Kong
  • China: HK to review flu vaccine
  • US: Report reveals how ready states are for emergencies
  • US: Economy puts emergency readiness in peril
  • China: Global experts seek information
  • China: Hong Kong cull continues as bird flu alert hits new level
  • Thailand: Five suspect H5N1 patients in Thailand
  • Flu shot? No thank you. I'll just keep working
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News Reports for December 10

by: gardner

Mon Dec 10, 2007 at 00:22:17 AM EST

New Stories for Today (Open this Diary to read more on these postings)
  • WHO confirmation of 2nd case in China
  • China: No human-to-human transmission confirmed yet
  • SAUDI ARABIA - Another outbreak on a poultry farm in Thadiq near Riyadh
  • SAUDI ARABIA - Statement from the Ministry of Health
  • China says human-to-human transmission not confirmed in latest bird flu cases
  • China hunt for bird flu link
  • CHINA - "Nanjing bird 'suspect' Jiaohua chicken"
  • Another H5N1 bird flu site found in Poland  
  • Poland uncovers fourth case of bird flu, financial losses seen rising  
  • China market may be breeding ground for deadly viruses
  • CIDRAP- Promising Practices- Homeless Shelters
  • Exotic bird smugglers arrested at Serbian border
  • Preparing for a Pandemic (globally)
  • US: A Call for a Presidential Debate on Science and Technology
  • Pakistan - Two 'bird flu' deaths sound alarm bells ringing
  • Scary Symptoms (article on U.S. preparedness)
Summary of News for December 9, 2007
•   Jiangsu update (Link)
•   Poultry culling in Jiangsu (Link)
•   China hunts father-and-son bird flu link (Link)
•   Pakistan - Over 10,000 bird flu-hit chickens culled (Link)
•   Poland to cull 110 000 chickens (Link)
Saudi Arabia
•   Saudis not culling pigeons (Link)
United Kingdom
•   UK: Bird flu scares fail to dent demand for turkey (Link)
•   Pledges for fight against bird flu (Link)
•   Indonesian health minister Supari: Bird flu fight not equitable (Link)
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News Reports For December 10

by: MaMa

Sat Dec 09, 2006 at 20:56:06 PM EST

Summary of News for December 9 2006

(From WHO as of 29 Nov - latest update)

Total human cases worldwide 258, deaths 154 (2006 – 111 with 76 deaths)

Post non-bird flu news here.

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