Uganda: Uganda Confirms Ebola Outbreak After Man Dies From Virus
[VOA] Kampala, Uganda -- Officials in Uganda have confirmed an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus. The country's Ministry of Health says a young man died of the virus in central Uganda Monday, and several of his relatives who died earlier this month are also suspected to have had Ebola. The government has sent a rapid response team to the area to investigate. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 20, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Uganda: Uganda Announces First Death in Latest Outbreak of Ebola
[RFI] Uganda's health ministry has announced the country's first fatality from the highly contagious Ebola virus since 2019, declaring an outbreak in the central district of Mubende. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 20, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Uganda: Fear As Ebola Outbreak Is Confirmed in Uganda
[Nile Post] Ebola has been confirmed in Uganda after at least six people died in Mubende after showing signs of the deadly virus. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 20, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Uganda confirms at least 1 case of Ebola hemorrhagic fever
Ugandan health authorities say a man who died this week has tested positive for the virus that causes Ebola (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Why Infectious Disease Outbreaks Are Becoming So Common
SARS-CoV-2. Monkeypox. Polio. Marburg. These viruses are no longer familiar just to public-health experts, but household names around the world, thanks to their recent incursions into human populations. People have always confronted pathogens of all sorts, but the attacks are becoming more commonplace, and more intense, than they ever have before. “We are going through an era of epidemics and pandemics, and they are going to be more complex and more frequent,” says Jeremy Farrar, director of Wellcome, a global health charitable foundation that addresses health challenges. “We tend to see each [outbreak] i...
Source: TIME: Health - September 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Disease feature healthscienceclimate Source Type: news