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Hong Kong on alert after China confirms world's first human case of ... - South China Morning Post Wed, 14 Feb 2018 14:55:04 GMT

South China Morning Post

Hong Kong on alert after China confirms world's first human case of ...
South China Morning Post
Health authorities warn holiday travellers to avoid contact with live poultry as Jiangsu woman tests positive for virulent avian influenza strain.

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Bird Flu OUTBREAK: First ever human case of H7N4 bird flu confirmed in China - Express.co.uk Fri, 16 Feb 2018 07:55:00 GMT

Express.co.uk

Bird Flu OUTBREAK: First ever human case of H7N4 bird flu confirmed in China
Express.co.uk
... birds or their droppings. “They should strictly observe personal and hand hygiene when visiting any place with live poultry. Chickens GETTY. Hong Kong has warned its citizens to avoid contact with poultry. “Travellers returning from affected areas ...
China confirms first human case of H7N4 bird flu, as Hong Kong issues health warningHong Kong Free Press
China confirms first ever human case of H7N4 bird fluThe Guardian
China reports first human case of H7N4 bird flu - ReutersReuters
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First Human Case of H7N4 Bird Flu Confirmed in China: What You ... - Newsweek Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:31:56 GMT

Newsweek

First Human Case of H7N4 Bird Flu Confirmed in China: What You ...
Newsweek
The first human case of H7N4 bird flu has been confirmed in China. The patient, a 68-year-old woman in the Jiangsu province, is in stable condition and health authorities believe she will make a full recovery. According to The Guardian, the patient ...
Beware, China confirms first human case of H7N4 bird fluHindustan Times
Hong Kong schools to resume classes on schedule as flu crisis ...South China Morning Post
First Human Case of H7N4 Bird Flu Confirmed in China: What You Need to KnowBrinkwire (press release)

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Chicken sample from Hong Kong vendor positive for bird flu virus, as officials urge calm after its sale - South China Morning Post Tue, 23 Jan 2018 10:37:35 GMT

South China Morning Post

Chicken sample from Hong Kong vendor positive for bird flu virus, as officials urge calm after its sale
South China Morning Post
A chilled chicken sample from mainland China found to contain a bird flu virus was confirmed on Tuesday to have been sold by a Hong Kong vendor, but officials stressed the contamination was unlikely to sicken consumers. A spokesman for the Food and ...
China chicken sample tests positive for H5 bird flu virusHong Kong Standard (press release)

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Deadly outbreak: Hong Kong schools shut down amid flu outbreak - NEWS.com.au Thu, 08 Feb 2018 03:05:45 GMT

NEWS.com.au

Deadly outbreak: Hong Kong schools shut down amid flu outbreak
NEWS.com.au
“When H3N2 dominates, it generally is a bad actor from the beginning and usually foreshadows a bad year,” director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Anthony Fauci told CNN. Hong Kong is particularly alert to the spread of ...
Deadly flu outbreak: Schools in Hong Kong ordered to shut downInternational Business Times, Singapore Edition

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First Human 'Bird Flu' Case Confirmed in China - PrecisionVaccinations (press release) Sat, 17 Feb 2018 22:57:16 GMT

PrecisionVaccinations (press release)

First Human 'Bird Flu' Case Confirmed in China
PrecisionVaccinations (press release)
According to a report from the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CCDC), the genes of the virus were determined to be of avian origin. "All novel influenza A infections, including H7N4, are notifiable infectious diseases in Hong Kong ...

Island focus: Indonesians told to be alert over bird flu - Jakarta Post Fri, 16 Feb 2018 21:59:24 GMT

Island focus: Indonesians told to be alert over bird flu
Jakarta Post
PREMIUM The Health Ministry has called on those visiting mainland China to remain vigilant amid the recent alert over bird flu in the country. China confirmed the first ever human case of the H7N4 bird flu on Thursday. It also prompted Hong Kong to ...

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President Trump has been dangerously silent on this year's deadly flu epidemic - Vox Mon, 12 Feb 2018 20:50:16 GMT

Vox

President Trump has been dangerously silent on this year's deadly flu epidemic
Vox
No mention of the 2018 flu season. Of course, President Trump can't cure the flu. Nor can be he faulted that this year the flu has been deadly, as it has in years past. But he could tell people to get a flu shot and wash their hands — as past ...

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China reports world's first human case of H7N4 bird flu virus - ABS-CBN News Wed, 14 Feb 2018 18:12:00 GMT

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China reports world's first human case of H7N4 bird flu virus
ABS-CBN News
According to the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, the genes of the H7N4 virus were found to be of avian origin. A highly pathogenic bird flu virus H7N9 first emerged in China in 2013, having infected 1,564 people as of last October, mainly by contact with live poultry or from tainted environment, according to the World Health Organization. Another deadly bird flu strain, H5N1, was first found to have spread from live poultry to humans in Hong Kong in 1997, killing six of 18 people infected that year.

China confirms first case of H7N4 bird flu - The Daily Star Thu, 15 Feb 2018 18:32:32 GMT

China confirms first case of H7N4 bird flu
The Daily Star
China has confirmed the first human case of H7N4 bird flu, prompting Hong Kong to issue a health warning for those travelling to the mainland during the busy Lunar New Year holiday. The strain was identified in a 68-year-old woman from the eastern ...

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