Unsafe small clinics practices causing new HIV outbreaks in Pakistan
Publication date: Available online 10 October 2019Source: Journal of Hospital InfectionAuthor(s): Bilal Ahmed Khan, Longsheng Cheng, Aves Ahmed Khan, Haris Ahmed
[News24Wire] The Gauteng Department of Health has confirmed that 10 babies died at Tembisa Hospital's neonatal unit between November and December last year, due to a Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) outbreak.
The outbreak started in Wuhan, China, andaccording to De Volkskrant (in Dutch) has spread to Shenzhen and to Beijing.This new virus is causing SARS like symptoms, but is not thought to be SARS itself. It seems to have no name yet.Here are some information resources about it:UK governmentPublic Health England.EUEuropean Centre for Disease Prevention and Control.WHO WHOnews release WHOemergency preparedness responseTheWHO Thailand page has links to information.Nature' sNews roundup on 15th January has a summary, and there was anews item on 8th January.For instances of the virus and latest...
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[Daily News] THE Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children is mulling over setting up guidelines for street food vendors with the view of controlling outbreak of diseases.
An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday, as the number of patients tripled and a third person died, stoking concerns about containment of the illness.
Chinese authorities and the World Health Organization (WHO) say a new strain of coronavirus is behind the outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan, which has erupted just ahead of the Lunar New Year, the country's biggest festival.
China's agriculture minister urged authorities to prevent a recurrence in African swine fever outbreaks, according to a statement on the ministry's website on Monday.
IJERPH, Vol. 17, Pages 662: Spatiotemporal Epidemiology of Varicella in Chongqing, China, 2014–2018 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health doi: 10.3390/ijerph17020662 Authors: Hua Zhu Han Zhao Rong Ou Qing Zeng Ling Hu Hongfang Qiu Manoj Sharma Mengliang Ye Although immunization against varicella using vaccines has been proven to be significant and effective in the past decades, varicella remains a major public health concern for many developing countries. Varicella vaccination has not been introduced into routine immunization programs in China, and varicella outbreaks...
[New Zimbabwe] Masvingo -At least 64 people have been hospitalised in Bikita and Gutu after eating anthrax contaminated meat with 47 cattle dying from the outbreak while government has also moved in to vaccinate 22 000 herd of cattle.
An outbreak of coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, with a third death reported and the total number of people infected topping 200, Chinese authorities said on Monday.