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There have been 33 cases of the norovirus this week – HSE

Noroviruses are very contagious and can spread easily from person to person. Stock photo There have been 33 cases of the norovirus this week – HSE Independent.ie Some 33 people were struck down with norovirus in Ireland this week, according to the HSE. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/there-have-been-33-cases-of-the-norovirus-this-week-hse-37681207.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article37681209.ece/612e3/AUTOCROP/h342/sick.PNG Email Some 33 people were struck down with norovirus in… Read More »

Five new Ebola cases confirmed in eastern Congo: health ministry

KINSHASA (Reuters) – The Congolese health ministry on Saturday reported a further five confirmed cases of Ebola in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo, blaming the higher-than-normal daily increase on community resistance to disease response efforts. The current epidemic in Congo’s North Kivu and Ituri provinces has seen 140 confirmed cases since July,… Read More »

Yemen cholera outbreak accelerates to 10,000 cases per week: WHO

Some 1.8 million Yemeni children are malnourished, making them more vulnerable to disease, the U.N. Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says. (AP) Yemen’s cholera outbreak – the worst in the world – is accelerating again, with roughly 10,000 suspected cases now reported per week, the latest data from the World Health Organization (WHO) showed on Tuesday. That… Read More »