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Johnson launches anti-vaxxer crusade as measles outbreak grips UK

Johnson launches anti-vaxxer crusade as measles outbreak grips UK

Johnson launches anti-vaxxer crusade as measles outbreak grips UK The British government has launched a campaign to combat misleading information spread by people opposed to vaccines, after the UK lost its “measles-free” status with the World Health Organization. PM Boris Johnson announced on Monday that, along with other measures, parents […]

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Epidemic level: Bangladesh hit by worst ever dengue fever outbreak

Epidemic level: Bangladesh hit by worst ever dengue fever outbreak

Epidemic level: Bangladesh hit by worst ever dengue fever outbreak At least 40 people have died of dengue fever in Bangladesh as hospitals struggle to treat thousands of patients affected in the worst outbreak of the deadly disease the country has ever seen. The mosquito-borne viral infection causes flu-like symptoms […]

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Over 100 infected as Tuberculosis OUTBREAK hits German school

Over 100 infected as Tuberculosis OUTBREAK hits German school

Over 100 infected as Tuberculosis OUTBREAK hits German school Health officials have been scrambled to a school in southwestern Germany where dozens of children have been infected with lung-choking tuberculosis. A total of 109 students, teachers and other school employees at the Michael Ende non-denominational school have found themselves in […]

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Iceland needs condoms in SCHOOLS: Doctor raises alarm on syphilis & chlamydia outbreak

Iceland needs condoms in SCHOOLS: Doctor raises alarm on syphilis & chlamydia outbreak

Iceland needs condoms in SCHOOLS: Doctor raises alarm on syphilis & chlamydia outbreak Negligence towards safe sex by Icelanders and the visits by many foreigners have led to the country having the highest rate of syphilis and chlamydia in Europe, its top medic said, urging drastic measures to curb the […]

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Ebola declared global health emergency as 2nd-largest outbreak ever inches toward Congolese border

Ebola declared global health emergency as 2nd-largest outbreak ever inches toward Congolese border

Ebola declared global health emergency as 2nd-largest outbreak ever inches toward Congolese border The second-deadliest outbreak of Ebola in history has been dubbed a global health emergency by the World Health Organization after a case was confirmed in a Congo border city of two million people with an international airport. […]

by × July 30, 2019 × 0 comments