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Yellow fever outbreak in Africa isn’t a global emergency- UN

Yellow fever outbreak in Africa isn’t a global emergency- UN

Sep 01, – Since it was first identified in Angola last December, yellow fever has spread to Congo and is believed to have sickened more than 6,300 people and killed about 400, despite millions of doses of vaccine having been sent repeatedly to Angola. The ongoing yellow fever outbreak in Africa is serious but does […]

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UN says it will try to identify all Ebola cases by June

UN says it will try to identify all Ebola cases by June

Apr 28, – In a new Ebola plan released on Tuesday, the U.N. health agency said it hopes to limit transmission of the virus to the coastal areas of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone before the rainy season begins, normally in April or May. The World Health Organization says it aims to identify and isolate […]

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