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Bird flu is spreading in Asia, experts (quietly) warn - TODAYonline Tue, 21 Nov 2017 04:44:08 GMT

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Bird flu is spreading in Asia, experts (quietly) warn
TODAYonline
Many microbiologists consider influenza to be the virus most likely to start a pandemic that kills millions, as the 1918 Spanish flu did. But the flu is notoriously unpredictable. Public health experts have become wary about raising alarms over new ...

DA to review Philippine policies on bird flu - Rappler - Rappler Tue, 21 Nov 2017 08:03:37 GMT

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DA to review Philippine policies on bird flu - Rappler
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'We will conduct a review on how we should handle the [avian influenza] problems in the future because... the industry actually suffered because of the very strict ...

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South Korea confirms H5N6 bird flu at duck farm - Channel NewsAsia Sun, 19 Nov 2017 14:56:44 GMT

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South Korea confirms H5N6 bird flu at duck farm
Channel NewsAsia
SEOUL: South Korea on Sunday (Nov 19) said it had confirmed an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu at a duck farm in the south west of the country and raised its bird flu alert level to the highest ranking. The virus was discovered on a farm on ...
Bird flu halts all poultry trade in South KoreaRT
South Korea steps up bird flu measuresGlobalMeatNews.com
Highly pathogenic bird flu found in wild bird droppingsThe Korea Herald
ThePoultrySite.com -Sputnik International
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Why experts are quietly concerned about bird flu - Axios Mon, 20 Nov 2017 19:59:23 GMT

Axios

Why experts are quietly concerned about bird flu
Axios
Global health officials are quietly ratcheting up concern about H7N9 bird flu, per the New York Times. "The number of human infections reported in [this epidemic] is almost as many as were reported during the previous four epidemics combined," notes ...

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No new bird flu cases reported in WC - Eyewitness News Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:49:49 GMT

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No new bird flu cases reported in WC
Eyewitness News
The industry has suffered under an outbreak of avian influenza which cost the economy more than R800 million. Agriculture MEC Alan Winde says: “I am pretty certain within the next couple of weeks, we'll start to see those in the poultry industry will ...

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Fresh outbreak of bird flu detected in South Korea - The News Minute Sat, 18 Nov 2017 11:56:00 GMT

The News Minute

Fresh outbreak of bird flu detected in South Korea
The News Minute
South Korea's Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs on Saturday said it had detected a fresh outbreak of bird flu at a farm in the country's south and ordered the culling of 12,300 fowls as a preventive measure. South Korean authorities said ...
Bird flu virus detected in GochangKorea Times

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Could Your Cat Give You 'Bird Flu?' - U.S. News & World Report Wed, 15 Nov 2017 19:39:14 GMT

Could Your Cat Give You 'Bird Flu?'
U.S. News & World Report
In the past, people -- often poultry workers -- have contracted avian influenza H7N2 from close proximity to birds. However, "we know of no other reported instances of direct transmission from a cat to a human," according to a CDC team led by ...

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Bird flu: The worst may be over in WC - Eyewitness News Fri, 10 Nov 2017 07:57:12 GMT

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Bird flu: The worst may be over in WC
Eyewitness News
Officials say there've been no new reported bird flu cases in the province, signalling the worst may be over. Tens of thousands of chickens and ducks have died or have been culled after contracting avian influenza. The department's Bronwynne Jooste ...

Bird flu causes Zinger Wing shortage - Highway Mail Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:38:32 GMT

Bird flu causes Zinger Wing shortage
Highway Mail
“Wings are a favourite among South Africans but there are only two per bird. The continued outbreaks across the country have increased the pressure on supply but we will ensure that the impact to our customers is minimised,” said Gail Sham, Corporate ...

Bulgaria reports two more outbreaks of virulent bird flu - Reuters Sun, 05 Nov 2017 19:21:26 GMT

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Bulgaria reports two more outbreaks of virulent bird flu
Reuters
SOFIA (Reuters) - A virulent bird flu virus has spread to two more regions in Bulgaria prompting veterinary authorities to announce a cull of nearly 8,000 ducks, the Balkan country's food safety agency said on Sunday. “A total of four outbreaks of bird ...
Bulgaria reports outbreaks of bird flu (avian influenza)News-Medical.net
More bird flu outbreaks in BulgariaThe Sofia Globe
Four outbreaks of avian flu have been detected so far on the territory of BulgariaFocus News

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