NewsDesk @bactiman63 Health officials in Hong Kong report closely monitoring a human case of avian influenza A(H5N1) in the Mainland. The case involves a 38-year-old woman living in Qinzhou, Guangxi,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Hong Kong health officials reports today a human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in the Mainland. The case involves a 3-year-old boy living in Nanning, Guangxi. He developed symptoms...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Deputy Director of the Department of Preventive Medicine, Ministry of Health, Dr. Nguyen Luong Tam announced today that a 5-year-old female patient from Phu Tho, in northern Vietnam,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium has closed the Simmons Aviary, Lied Jungle, and the Desert Dome due to the death of a Pink backed pelican from Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services (Health Department) has confirmed three cases of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza A H5 (avian flu) in two Canadian...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the first human H5N1 avian influenza case in Spain, the Ministerio de Sanidad’s Centro de Coordinación de Alertas y Emergencias Sanitarias reports the following...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Spain has detected the first human infection with the H5N1 strain of bird flu. This is a worker at a poultry farm  in the province of Guadalajara, where there had been a focus...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 On Thursday, Colorado Governor Jared Polis issued an Executive Order declaring a state of disaster emergency due to the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) in Colorado, enabling...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Hong Kong health officials report monitoring a human case of avian influenza A(H5N6) in the Mainland. The case involves a 6-year-old girl living in Nanning, Guangxi, who had visited...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Bird flu There is an extensive outbreak of bird flu in wild birds in Norway this year, and the bird flu virus has recently also been detected in red foxes. The disease is very rarely...