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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is today (January 13) closely monitoring two additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Shenzhen notified by...

Chinese health officials in Guangdong Province are reporting two additional human H7N9 avian influenza (AI) cases. The Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province (GDHFPC) report the...

Hong Kong health officials announced they are investigating two additional cases of Legionnaires’ disease in recent days. One case is in a 57-year-old man with underlying illnesses, has presented...

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An outbreak of HIV in the remote, western Cambodian village of Roka in Battambang province is most due to contaminated equipment used by an unlicensed doctor in the province, according to a joint World...

Some 120,000 chickens on a Pingtung County farm will be culled due to the detection of highly-pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N2, according to a Focus Taiwan report today. The report suggests that...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is today (January 7) closely monitoring an additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Zhaoqing notified by the...

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The Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (CDC) issued a hantavirus warning after a northern Taiwan man contracted the rodent-borne virus. The case is a 43-year-old male who is involved in environmental...

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A man from Dongguan, Guangdong Province , China is the latest person to contract avian influenza A(H7N9), according to the Health and Family Planning Commission of Guangdong Province (GDHFPC) today. According...

The Prime Minister of Malaysia has contracted an E. coli infection, which is a bacterial infection that can cause sometimes severe gastrointestinal disease. It is believed that PM Datuk Seri Najib Razak...

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The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is today (January 5) investigating a case of Legionnaires’ disease (LD) affecting a man aged 67. The patient, with underlying...