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November 8

News Reports for November 8, 2014

by: NewsDiary

Sat Nov 01, 2014 at 22:27:37 PM EDT

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• Germany facing first case of H5N8 bird flu (Link)

• Suspected Ebola case found at Airport in Japan (Link)
•  Man who had fever after trip to Liberia tests negative for Ebola (Link)

Saudi Arabia
• CIDRAP: Saudis announce 2 more MERS cases, education campaign (Link)

United States
• NV: Passenger monitored for possible Ebola symptoms in Reno (Link)
• Military names 5 U.S. bases for troop Ebola quarantines (Link)
• CDC: Resources for Parents, Schools, and Pediatric Healthcare Professionals (Link)
• CDC: 2014 Ebola Outbreak in West Africa - Case Counts (Link)
• CDC: Interim Recommendations for Cleaning Houses Safely in West Africa Ebola-Affected Areas after Persons with Symptoms of Ebola are Transferred to Ebola Treatment Units or Community Care Centers (Link)

• CIDRAP: Study finds flu vaccine effective in elderly during widespread outbreaks (Link)
• CIDRAP: Study finds no transmission of MERS to health workers (Link)
• CIDRAP: Iranian MERS cluster showed evidence of person-to-person spread (Link)
• Science: Delays hinder Ebola genomics (Link)

• Ebola death toll rises to 4,950 - WHO (Link)
• WHO: Ebola Response Roadmap Situation Report, Nov. 7, 2014 (Link)
• WHO: How to conduct safe and dignified burial of a patient who has died from suspected or confirmed Ebola virus disease (Link)
• Pro-Med reports, November 7 & 8, 2014 (Link)
• Ebola Deeply: Ebola - The Executive Summary, 11/07 (Link)

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News Reports for November 8, 2013

by: NewsDiary

Mon Nov 04, 2013 at 22:05:26 PM EST

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• New Cambodian H5N1 case: Cambodia reports 24th bird flu case in 2013 (Link)

• 3-year-old boy infected with H7N9 now in stable condition (Link)
• Hong Kong: No flu deal on live chicken, Ko admits (Link)

• ProMED: Undiagnosed febrile illness - India (03): (UP) RFI (Link)

• Qatar announces the registration of cases (Corona) and other healing (Link)
• Qatar announces the registration of cases (Corona) and other healing (Translated) (Link)
• Qatar; new case of MERS: Registered cases of HIV "Corona" .. And other healing (Translated)(Link)

Saudi Arabia
• The new Corona virus Press Releases Health: registered cases of HIV infection (A Coruna)'s New in Riyadh and Jeddah (Link)

• ProMED: MERS-CoV - Eastern Mediterranean (80): Spain ex Saudi Arabia, GeoSentinel screening (Link)
• Spanish MERS case triggers flight contact tracing (Link)
• Spanish Department of Health: Detected an imported case of the new coronavirus in Spain  (Link)

United Arab Emirates
• Elderly Omani diagnosed with coronavirus in Abu Dhabi (Link)

United States
• AK: With the flu spreading in Alaska, officials urge residents to get vaccinated (Link)
• KS: Flu season begins quietly in Kansas (Link)

• Tien Giang declares H5N1 bird flu epidemic (Link)

• CIDRAP: Study - Sitting near infected air passenger may not raise H1N1 risk (Link)

• CIDRAP: UAE, Saudi Arabia report 3 more MERS cases (Link)
• 2013-2014 Influenza Season Week 44 ending November 2, 2013 (Link)

• Recombinomics: MERS Hajj Medina Mecca Jeddah Madrid Journey (Link)

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News Reports for November 8, 2012

by: NewsDiary

Wed Nov 07, 2012 at 23:25:22 PM EST

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• Ontario: Flu arrives in city (Link)
• CIDRAP: Canadian call for health worker flu shots stirs debate (Link)

• Andhra Pradesh: No bird-flu threat in AP -  Officials (Link)

• Karachi: Karachiites in the grip of viral flu (Link)

• Started in Ukraine flu epidemic http://www.newfluwiki2.com/dia... (translated) (Link)

United States
• SC: Augusta Health Reports Early Flu Season (Link)
• TX: Flu Epidemic Hits Valley Hard (Link)

• What killer swine flu cost NZ - research (Link)

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News Reports for November 8, 2011

by: NewsDiary

Sun Nov 06, 2011 at 22:37:35 PM EST

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•  Sick birds allegedly sold ahead of H5N1 purge (Link)
•  Bird Flu Outbreak in NW Cambodia (Link)

•  ProMED: Chronicle of influenza and SARS - Ukraine (Kiev, Mariupol) (translated) (Link)

United Kingdom
•  Doctor who refused flu vaccination almost died from virus (Link)

United States
•  Panel to Advise Mandatory Flu Shots for Hospital Workers (Link)
•  Testing links seal deaths to influenza (Link)
•  IN: Shelby County pneumonia outbreak under investigation (Link)

•  H1N1 Death Rate Higher in Kids with MRSA (Link)

•  Concern raised after dual flu infection found in Cambodia - Interview of Dr Ian Barr, deputy director of WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza in Melbourne (Link)

•  Recombinomics: Atypical Pneumonia in Indiana Children Raise trH3N2 Concerns (Link)

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News Reports for November 8, 2010

by: NewsDiary

Sat Nov 06, 2010 at 22:36:03 PM EDT

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•  In Bulgaria - the outbreak of influenza H3N2. In Sevastopol, cases of influenza are not registered (translated) (Link)

•  Swine flu cases in the country decline with the onset of winter (Link)

•  Vaccination Link To H3N2 Death Cluster In Japan Hospital? (Link to Recombinomics commentary)
•  Six die in Akita hospital flu outbreak (Link)

•  Avoid (hand) shaking, kiss danger flu transmission (Tamaulipas) (translated) (Link)

•  The Carlos III confirmed the first infected by the pandemic virus this flu season (translated) (Link)

•  Ukraine has begun a large-scale influenza epidemic 2010, Ministry of Health against (translated) (Link)

United Kingdom
•  First swine flu death in England (Link)

United States
•  Maine pine needles yield valuable Tamiflu material (Link)
•  TX: Flu Shots Urged in Texas Schools (Link)

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News Reports for November 8, 2009

by: NewsDiary

Fri Nov 06, 2009 at 20:20:06 PM EST

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•  Afghanistan now confirms 10 deaths in total from H1N1 (Link)

•  Pinoys in Austria more cautious after 1st reported A(H1N1) death (Link)

•  Death toll of [laboratory-confirmed] A/H1N1 flu rises to 6 (Link)

•  Call-in poll: 93% do not trust government stats/info (Link)

•  Flu vaccination (Link)

•  3rd death confirmed in Newfoundland (Link)
•  Ukraine Pandemic Appeal (Link)

•  More than 8 mln Chinese inoculated with A/H1N1 flu vaccine (Link)

•  Novel influenza virus found in minks (Link)
•  Influenza in other species: WHO (Link)

•  H5N1 in birds (Link)

•  Two more swine flu cases in Chandigarh (Link)
•  Another Chandigarh doctor contracts swine flu (Link)
•  Another nation spinning the numbers (Link)
•  Critical case in Vadodara confirmed H1N1  (Link)

•  20 cases of H1N1 (Link)

•  A/H1N1 flu death toll rises to 3 in Moldova (Link)
•  25 high school students with H1N1 in Chisinau (Link)

•  64 influenza A/H1N1 cases confirmed (Link)

Palestinian Territory
•  Second Palestinian died of A/H1N1 in West Bank (Link)

•  Poland distrustful of swine flu vaccination (Link)

•  Slovakia closes border crossings with Ukraine amid A/H1N1 fears (Link)
•  Slovakia reports first H1N1 death  (Link)
•  Border still open with the Ukraine (Link)

South Korea
•  Famous Korean actor Lee Kwang-gi's 7 yr old son dies of H1N1 (Link)

•  Cases of influenza A triple in two weeks in Catalunya (Link)

•  "Politicians received cream to vaccination" (Link)
•  Only One Flu Shot for Most (Link)

•  Turkey reports 27 A/H1N1 flu deaths (Link)

•  Death toll from flu outbreak in Ukraine rises to 144 (Link)
•  Ukraine to get help from Slovakia, Hungary and Croatia (Link)

United Arab Emirates
•  UAE finalises H1N1 plan for Haj pilgrims (Link)

United States
•  US: Some doctors are just saying no to the swine flu vaccine (Link)
•  IN: H1N1 hits younger people hard (Link)
•  NV: Las Vegas Area Holds Clinics After Two Week Wait (Link)
•  NY: Swine flu clinics open around New York City, but get few visitors  (Link)
•  OR: Ready for anything (Link)

•  Spread of swine flu intense - study (Link)
•  Clorox Profit Rises 23% as Flu Concerns Spur Demand for Disinfectants (Link)
•  WHO: Infection of farmed animals with the pandemic virus (Link)

•  Recombinomics: H1N1 Genetic Changes in RBD Raise Pandemic Concerns (Link)
•  Recombinomics: Reported Ukraine Cases Approach One Million (Link)

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News Reports for November 8

by: gardner

Sat Nov 08, 2008 at 00:04:46 AM EST

Open this diary to read today's news and to see a summary of yesterday's news.
New Stories for Today:
  • South Africa - Undiagnosed Hemorrhagic Fever: possible new case
  • South Africa - Virus alert at Johannesburg hospital
  • CIDRAP - GAO: Obama should address health preparedness, food safety
  • USA - AR - State tests mass inoculation clinics  
  • Canada - Peel Region Ready To Respond To Emergency
  • Indonesia - West Java hospital probes bird flu death
  • Canada - New study suggests raccoons play a role in the emergence of new strains of influenza
  • Science Blog - Bird flu and blood cells
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News Reports for November 8

by: Nimbus

Thu Nov 08, 2007 at 00:16:53 AM EST

Summary of News for November 7, 2007
    •    Bird Flu Epidemic Outbreak Is Very Probable Currently (Link)
    •    Indonesia Still Not Sharing Virus Samples for Avian Flu Vaccines  (Link)
United States
    •    U.S. to grant additional $10.5 mln to help Vietnam (Link)
    •    Cape Cod: Ready, and waiting (Link)
    •    Korean suspected BF victim in Viet Nam, father with symptoms (Link)
    •    Bird flu kills 590 ducks in northern Vietnam (Link)
    •    Floods kill 82 in Vietnam (Link)
    •    All eyes on South Korea, Vietnam--world awaits tests (Link)
    •    Scientists Say Bird Flu Spreading
in Several Asian, African Countries (Link)
    •    Animated map of bf in the last 6 months (Link)
    •    WHO Update #23 on Indonesia (confirmation of Eti's death) & updated cumulative table (Link)
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