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Vector-borne diseases should be prevented: WHO

Vector-borne diseases like Malaria, Dengue and Japanese Encephalitis could be eradicated through preventive measures Continue reading “Vector-borne diseases should be prevented: WHO” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, March 24th, 2014
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Ebola outbreak toll rises to 60 in Guinea

Guinea has confirmed that a disease which has killed almost 60 people in the West African country, and may have spread to neighbouring Sierra Leone Continue reading “Ebola outbreak toll rises to 60 in Guinea” More...

By BioNews On Friday, March 21st, 2014
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At one point I was given 24 hours to live’: Cheryl Cole

Singer Cheryl Cole, who contracted malaria following a trip to Tanzania and was given only 24 hours to live Continue reading “At one point I was given 24 hours to live’: Cheryl Cole” »  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, March 21st, 2014
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China leads the world to curb TB progress: WHO

China has made the biggest progress worldwide in controlling tuberculosis (TB) over the past 20 years Continue reading “China leads the world to curb TB progress: WHO” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, March 20th, 2014
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Rat poison blamed for China kindergarten deaths

A day after over 30 kindergarten students showed symptoms of food poisoning and even two children died of it, Chinese authorities said the incident was caused due to rat poison Continue reading “Rat poison More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, November 9th, 2013
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Mass polio vaccination in Syria, region

A week after the Middle East declared a polio emergency, a large-scale immunisation response in the region is under way. Continue reading “Mass polio vaccination in Syria, region” »  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, April 28th, 2013
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52 new AIDS patients admitted in Islamabad

As many as 52 new AIDS patients have been registered in the first four months Continue reading “52 new AIDS patients admitted in Islamabad” »  More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, April 27th, 2013
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Nearly 22,000 people screened for breast cancer in UAE

The Pink Caravan, a breast cancer awareness initiative in the UAE, has screened Continue reading “Nearly 22,000 people screened for breast cancer in UAE” »  More...

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By IANS On Tuesday, April 16th, 2013
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Bird flu claims 14th victim in China

Chinese authorities have confirmed the death of another person from the H7N9 bird-flu Continue reading “Bird flu claims 14th victim in China” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, April 15th, 2013
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H7N9 wipes 10 billion yuan in business

China’s poultry industry is feeling the pain from climbing H7N9 fears, with industry losses Continue reading “H7N9 wipes 10 billion yuan in business” »  More...