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#infected

# infected - Thursday 6 February, 2020

China scrambles for bed spaces as coronavirus death toll reaches over 550
# China
# China

China scrambles for bed spaces as coronavirus death toll reaches over 550

Feb 6th 2020, 7:08 AM 13,977 Views 21 Comments

More than 28,000 people are known to be infected across the country.

# infected - Saturday 3 June, 2017

'Los Frikis': The Cuban punks who deliberately infected themselves with HIV
# Protest
# Protest

'Los Frikis': The Cuban punks who deliberately infected themselves with HIV

Jun 3rd 2017, 6:00 PM 35,619 Views 11 Comments

One of the men, Gerson Govea, talks about his experiences.

# infected - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Hepatitis C 'effectively eradicated' in haemophilia patients who were given contaminated blood
# Blood
# Blood

Hepatitis C 'effectively eradicated' in haemophilia patients who were given contaminated blood

Dec 22nd 2016, 8:01 AM 7,562 Views 15 Comments

Haemophilia patients were given contaminated blood during the 1970s and 80s.

# infected - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

People urged to get vaccinated as latest case of measles confirmed in Cork
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

People urged to get vaccinated as latest case of measles confirmed in Cork

Aug 16th 2016, 2:31 PM 22,076 Views 48 Comments

There have now been 38 cases of measles confirmed in recent months.

# infected - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

HSE confirms two cases of the Zika virus in Ireland
# Infected
# Infected

HSE confirms two cases of the Zika virus in Ireland

Feb 2nd 2016, 11:18 PM 47,859 Views 62 Comments

Neither case is at risk of pregnancy.

# infected - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

A doctor is on trial for murder after infecting hundreds of patients with HIV
# Cambodia
# Cambodia

A doctor is on trial for murder after infecting hundreds of patients with HIV

Oct 21st 2015, 6:30 AM 20,017 Views 10 Comments

Yem Chroeum claims he did not knowingly infect his patients.

# infected - Friday 8 May, 2015

US man told he was free from Ebola - but then his blue eye turned green...
# Infected
# Infected

US man told he was free from Ebola - but then his blue eye turned green...

May 8th 2015, 3:19 PM 25,688 Views 33 Comments

The American physician worked with the World Health Organisation in Sierra Leone.

# infected - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Without exit screenings, 3 people with Ebola would fly out of West Africa every month
# Exposure
# Exposure

Without exit screenings, 3 people with Ebola would fly out of West Africa every month

Oct 21st 2014, 6:30 AM 4,337 Views 15 Comments

New research has also found that screening people leaving West Africa is far more efficient than screening those arriving at other countries.

# infected - Friday 3 October, 2014

NBC confirms one of its cameramen has caught Ebola
# Liberia
# Liberia

NBC confirms one of its cameramen has caught Ebola

Oct 3rd 2014, 8:26 AM 10,698 Views 34 Comments

The 33-year-old American is to be flown back to the US for treatment.

# infected - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Students told to check that they're vaccinated after measles outbreak
# Infected
# Infected

Students told to check that they're vaccinated after measles outbreak

Apr 2nd 2014, 6:45 AM 8,550 Views 18 Comments

Two cases have been confirmed at NUI Galway in the first cases in the country so far this year.

# infected - Monday 13 May, 2013

Deadly new virus sparks call for 'urgent actions' to prevent spread
# Virus
# Virus

Deadly new virus sparks call for 'urgent actions' to prevent spread

May 13th 2013, 11:08 AM 13,839 Views 20 Comments

There have been 33 confirmed cases of human infection since September last year, including 18 deaths.

# infected - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Shocking US experiments on Guatemalans revealed
# Experiments
# Experiments

Shocking US experiments on Guatemalans revealed

Aug 30th 2011, 12:14 PM 709 Views 10 Comments

The experiments took place in the 1940s and included people being injected with syphilis and other illnesses, by what were described as “unethical” researchers.