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# infectious - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Second Ebola patient dies in Uganda as outbreak crosses the border

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

# infectious - Thursday 7 February, 2019

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

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

# infectious - Thursday 28 July, 2016

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

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

# infectious - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

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

It’s called Infectious.

# infectious - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Quarantines declared in Nigeria over spread of deadly Ebola virus

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

# infectious - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Canada confirms first death from bird flu in North America

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

# infectious - Monday 20 August, 2012

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

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