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#Infectious

# infectious - This year 2022

Uptick in mumps in recent weeks as HSE advises MMR vaccine for anyone without two doses
# Infectious
# Infectious

Uptick in mumps in recent weeks as HSE advises MMR vaccine for anyone without two doses

Aug 6th 2022, 7:00 AM 10,249 Views 6 Comments

Of 46 cases this year so far, nearly one-third were notified in July.

# infectious - All time

Second Ebola patient dies in Uganda as outbreak crosses the border
# East Africa
# East Africa

Second Ebola patient dies in Uganda as outbreak crosses the border

Updated Jun 13th 2019, 10:13 PM 17,643 Views 37 Comments

The fatalities have prompted World Health Organization officials to prepare an emergency meeting.

Equine flu outbreak cancels all horse racing in Britain but Irish racecourses stay open
# Infectious
# Infectious

Equine flu outbreak cancels all horse racing in Britain but Irish racecourses stay open

Feb 7th 2019, 2:34 PM 12,435 Views 16 Comments

Three horses from the same yard are confirmed to have the virus.

Person with measles travelled by plane to Dublin and then onto Galway
# Contagious
# Contagious

Person with measles travelled by plane to Dublin and then onto Galway

Jul 28th 2016, 3:29 PM 36,819 Views 35 Comments

This case is unrelated to the recently reported outbreak that resulted in 34 confirmed measles cases between April and mid-July.

New webseries starring the Tallafornia cast has to be seen to be believed
# Infectious
From The Daily Edge
# Infectious

New webseries starring the Tallafornia cast has to be seen to be believed

Jan 13th 2015, 5:00 PM 5,262 Views 2 Comments

It’s called Infectious.

Quarantines declared in Nigeria over spread of deadly Ebola virus
# EBOLA
# EBOLA

Quarantines declared in Nigeria over spread of deadly Ebola virus

Jul 31st 2014, 10:57 PM 9,403 Views 22 Comments

People who had primary contact with Ebola victim Patrick Sawyer have been put under quarantine and medical surveillance.

Canada confirms first death from bird flu in North America
# H5N1
# H5N1

Canada confirms first death from bird flu in North America

Jan 8th 2014, 10:07 PM 10,604 Views 20 Comments

Health officials have stressed that the risk to the population is extremely low.

Higher rate of infection among homeless 'put overall population at risk'
# Infectious
# Infectious

Higher rate of infection among homeless 'put overall population at risk'

Aug 20th 2012, 6:50 AM 4,197 Views 1 Comment

New data published in The Lancet shows much higher infection rates of TB, HIV and Hepatitis-C among homeless people.