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September 3

News Reports for September 3, 2014

by: NewsDiary

Sat Aug 30, 2014 at 23:03:25 PM EDT

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• DH closely monitors situation of Ebola virus disease in Nigeria and updates affected areas (Link)
• Hong Kong:CHP notified of two cases of human infection of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Mainland(Link)
• Hong Kong CHP: SFH on import of Mainland live poultry and avian influenza A(H7N9) (Link)

• CIDRAP: WHO - DRC Ebola outbreak not linked to West Africa; cases jump (Link)

• Guinea detects Ebola in new region as U.S. warns outbreak out of control (Link)

• Ebola scare drives Raiganj Polytechnic students out of hostel (Link)

• Video: Third American is infected with Ebola in Liberia (Link)
• Latest US doc to get Ebola skipped protective gear in 100-degree heat, says colleague (Link)
• Dispatch From Liberia: An Epidemic of Fear (Link)

• Nigerian Ebola cases rise to 18, deaths up to 7 (Link)
• Panic as Ebola hits Kaduna; fear in Lagos  (Link)

• Pinoy nurse from Saudi positive for MERS-CoV  (Link)

Saudi Arabia
• CIDRAP: New MERS case raises Saudi count to 726 (Link)
• Saudi MOH Daily Press Release, Index Page Graphic Report, September 3, 2014 (Link)
• Saudi MOH: 'No New Corona Cases Recorded', September 3 (Link)

United Kingdom
• British Ebola patient 'discharged' (Link)

United States
• US Health Agency Advises More Vigilence on Campuses (Link)
• West Africa: Ebola Epidemic 'Racing Ahead' of Response - Obama to Raise during NATO Summit (Link)
• Mission group identifies 3rd American with Ebola as doctor from Boston (Link)
• Ebola poses threat to humanity - US (Link)
• American Ebola Survivor Recalls the Fear of Not Knowing If She'd Get Home (Link)
• U.S. gov't says to accelerate development of experimental Ebola drug ZMapp (Link)

• Study reveals how Ebola blocks immune system (Link)
• Dozens of Ebola drugs stuck in approval process (Link)

• Medical charity slams international response to Ebola (Link)
• West Africa Struggles to Contain Ebola as Warnings and Deaths Mount (Link)
• Chikungunya outbreak in Caribbean tops 650,000 cases (Link)
• Medical supplies stuck in cargo logjam as airlines suspend services to Ebola region (Link)
• West Africa Ebola death toll accelerates to more than 1,900 -WHO (Link)
• Ebola: Response Based on 'Scientific Evidence, Not on Fear' (Link)

• Adam C. Levine: Dispatch From Liberia - An Epidemic of Fear (Link)
• PBS transcript and video: Why Ebola is proving so hard to contain (Link)

• H (Link)

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News Reports for September 3, 2013

by: NewsDiary

Sat Aug 31, 2013 at 22:34:22 PM EDT

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• Hong Kong: Fever patient with travel history tests negative for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (Link)

• Maharashtra: Swine flu claims two more lives (Link)

•  Former Health Ministry Director Sentenced to 5 Years in Bird Flu Graft Case (Link)

• Italian poultry worker tests positive for avian flu (Link)
• Poultry worker contracts H7N7 avian influenza (Link)
• ProMED: Avian influenza H7N7, human (112) - Italy: (ER), conjunctivitis - News report of possible second human case (Link)

• Japan to begin producing vaccine for H7N9 bird flu (Link)

• Mexico Reports Two More H7N3 Bird Flu Outbreaks (Link)

• New research identifies a possible finite number of viruses (Link)
• AI Could Help Predict Which Flu Virus Will Cause the Next Deadly Human Outbreak (Link)
• Trade, Wild Birds Causes Bird Flu Infections in Domestic Ducks (Link)
• Standard Vaccines Can Offer Protection against H5N1 Pandemic Avian Flu (Link)

• ProMED: Influenza (51): global update (Link)

• H (Link)

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News Reports for September 3, 2012

by: NewsDiary

Sat Sep 01, 2012 at 22:28:20 PM EDT

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• Tasmania: Rise in visits to RHH for flu (Link)

• Maharashtra: 2 fresh cases take H1N1 tally to 318 in Mumbai (Link)
• Maharashtra: 18 die of H1N1 in August in state, year's highest toll (Link)
• Maharashtra: H1N1 kills Panvel road contractor; Maharashtra toll touches 61 (Link)
• Odisha: Odisha government sounds swine flu alert (Link)
• Odisha: Govt on alert after swine flu scare  (Link)
• Uttar Pradesh: City hosps ready for flu challenge (Link)
• Uttar Pradesh: Swine flu cases in Lucknow reach to 56 (Link)

United States
• MN: 3 cases of swine flu reported at Minnesota State Fair (Link)
• MN: Boynton prepares for 'unpredictable' flu season (Link)
• OH: First Confirmed Case Of H3N2v Reported In Ashland County (Link)

• Recombinomics: H3N2v Ohio Cases Increase to 102 in 25 Counties (Link)

• H (Link)

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News Reports for September 3, 2011

by: NewsDiary

Mon Aug 29, 2011 at 12:01:56 PM EDT

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•  New bird flu virus mutation threatens Vietnam (Link)

•  H (Link)

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News Reports for September 3, 2010

by: NewsDiary

Sat Aug 21, 2010 at 23:08:03 PM EDT

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•  Two more die of swine flu (Link)
•  Swine flu: VMC spreads awareness in wards (Link)

•  Saptari jail birds positive for swine flu (Link)

New Zealand
•  Sixteenth person dies from swine flu (Link)
•  Pandemic Influenza H1N1 2009 (swine flu) - Update 205 (Link)
•   17th Swine Flu Death In New Zealand  (Link)

•  Taiwan already has 50 people died due to H1N1 pandemic influenza (translated) (Link)

United States
•  CA: Half of Calif health workers got flu shots (Link)
•  Pediatric Group Issues New Flu Shot Guidelines (Link)

•  CDC: Healthcare groups need to share emergency plans (Link)

•  H (Link)

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News Reports for September 3, 2009

by: NewsDiary

Fri Aug 28, 2009 at 23:27:23 PM EDT

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•  Swine flu death toll continues to climb (Link)

•  New South Wales confirms 5 more H1N1 deaths  (Link)

•  Bahrain reports second death (Link)

•  Bosnian Pupils in Swine-Flu Scare (Link)

•  Brazil more six deaths -- 105 in Rio Grande Do Sul, 645 total?(Link)

•  Bulgaria Swine Flu Cases Tower to 66 (Link)

•  H1N1 a strain on health staff, too (Link)
•  Scale of anticipated flu pandemic 'frightening': Doctor (Link)

•  School outbreak pinned on officials (Link)
•  35 confirmed as swine flu cases in Sichuan college (Link)
•  More H1N1 cases as school returns  (Link)

•  Novel influenza death at Evangelismos (Link)
•  Swine flu diagnostic centers open in Athens  (Link)

•  A(H1N1) toll touches 32 in Karnataka region(Link)
•  Hyderbad state: hospitals/ventilators needed and one death (Link)

•  14 positive cases, 2 deaths (translated) (Link)

• Swine Flu Cases Rise to 328 (Link)

•  Malaysia: Death of 25-year-old woman brings death toll to 73 (Link)
•  H1N1 Death Toll Reaches 73 After Death Of Sarawakian Woman (Link)

•  Second swine flu death confirmed (Link)

•  9 more deaths confirmed (Link)

•  Three more contract swine flu (Link)

•  Norway reports first death from A/H1N1 flu  (Link)

Papua New Guinea
•  Influenza/Shigella & Cholera Outbreaks (Link)

•  Russia reports 211 swine flu cases (Link)

Saudi Arabia
•  Swine flu: Death toll rises in Saudi Arabia  (Link)

•  Thailand's swine flu death toll reaches 130  (Link)

•  Taiwan reports sixth death from H1N1 (Link)

United Kingdom
•  Scotland: Swine flu death estimate reduced (Link)
•  Tilly teacher In Wee Country hit by suspected swine flu (Link)
•  Swine flu response 'alarmist' (Link)

United States
•  TX: Southlake Swine Flu Outbreak (Link)
•  KY: Flu has arrived in local schools: Variety of disease still undetermined (Link)
•  IN: Possible H1N1 Outbreak Under Investigation At Purdue (Link)
•  CDC Not Immune to H1N1 (Link)
•  55 percent of colleges report swine flu (Link)
•  Utah: counts another H1N1 death (Link)
•  Iowa: Univ. of Iowa and wider state already have 107 H1N1 cases (Link)
•  Palm Beach, FL - Swine flu summer over? A week with no local cases (Link)
•  Montana State University sends out a note (Link)
•  13 swine-flu cases confirmed at Neb. school  (Link)
•  AL: Scotsboro Schools move to reduce fears (Link)
•  School's Open; Swine Flu Expected (Link)
•  Neb. school hit hard by flu; likely swine flu (Link)
•  University of Wisconsin Won't Issue H1N1 Numbers (Link)
•  Two WVU students have H1N1 flu (Link)
•  Ohio: Pregnant woman in Columbus dies of swine flu (Link)
•  IOM: N95 better for HCW (Link)
•  PA: MRSA Case Confirmed At Fayette Co. School (Link)
•  WA: Large flu outbreak looming on WSU campus  (Link)
•  LA: Slidell High student suffering from disease dies after exhibiting flu-like symptoms  (Link)
•  H1N1 Spreads In Southeast (Link)
•  Missouri Colleges see swine flu cases (Link)
•  San Francisco, CA: Swine Flu Clinics to Open in October (Link)
•  Kentucky: first swine flu death (Link)
•  MN: Flu sends 120 4-H'ers home from fair (Link)
•  TX: H1N1 Swine Flu Confirmed at Odessa Day Cares (Link)

•  Venezuela Swine Flu Death Toll At 41 - Health Ministry  (Link)

•  Europe: 334 new cases of H1N1 (translated) (Link)
•  N95 Respirators Recommended for Health Care Workers Treating H1N1 Flu (Link)
•  Nearly 1,200 new A/H1N1 flu cases confirmed in Europe (Link)

•  Novartis Swine Flu Vaccine May Work on Fewer Doses (Link)
•  Novartis Says Swine-Flu Vaccine Trial Shows Good Results (Link)
•  Swine flu vaccine successful, study show (Link)
•  New, unlicensed swine flu treatment could help patients with Tamiflu-resistant viruses (Link)

•  Fumento Raves Again... (Link)
•  Helen Branswell: Lung damage in fatal swine flu cases more bird flu than seasonal flu: expert (Link)
•  Effect Measure: Transmitting swine flu by talking to someone (Link)
•  Recombinomics: Co-transmission of H5N1 with Pandemic H1N1 in Egypt? (Link)

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News Reports for September 3

by: gardner

Tue Sep 02, 2008 at 23:25:34 PM EDT

Open this diary to read today's news and to see a summary of yesterday's news.
New Stories for Today:
  • USDA renews funding for work on PRRS & BF
  • 6 Nepali flood victims die in camps
  • Disease fears for flood-devastated India, Nepal
  • Hoffmann-La Roche CEO Addresses Illinois Business Leaders About Developing Pandemic and Business Continuity Plans
  • Recombinomics Commentary: H1N1 Tamiflu Resistance Emergence and Evolution
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News Reports for September 3

by: AlohaOR

Sun Sep 02, 2007 at 23:41:34 PM EDT

New Stories for Today   (Open this Diary to read more on these postings)
  • Indonesia denies limited H2H report (2 articles + Promed comment)
  • Indonesia - Man hospitalized for suspected bird flu (in Riau)
  • Indonesia - Another suspect bird flu patient (in Bali)
  • Scientists not sure whether wild birds are carrying avian influenza virus
  • Sri Lanka - WHO praise for Lanka's health sector
  • Democratic Republic of Congo - A mysterious illness in the Congo has experts scratching their heads
  • US - Complacency threatens pandemic preparedness planning

Summary of News for September 2, 2007
•   Bird flu vaccine trials to start (Link)
•   FAO helping Bali eradicate bird flu (Link)
•   Seasonal flu deaths close to 'pandemic levels' (Link)

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