Health

Ebola virus continues to rage in West Africa

Thursday, April 10, 2014
By Paul Martin

More than 100 people have died from Ebola in the West African countries Guinea and Liberia, the World Health Organization has said. International aid organizations try to stop the disease from spreading further. Hilke Fischer DW.de 10.04.2014 The World Health Organization (WHO) has described the West Africa Ebola outbreak as one of the “most... »

Senegal closes borders with Guinea after Ebola claims 101

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Aamera Jiwaji LATimes.com April 9, 2014 Senegal has closed its borders with Guinea as West Africa braces against the spread of Ebola virus disease. The World Health Organization, which says the outbreak is presenting the toughest public health challenge in four years, has not recommended any trade and travel restrictions. Spread to Senegal... »

Lassa Fever Case In Minnesota Shows how Easily Deadly Viruses Can Travel The Globe

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Paul Martin

Liz Bennett UndergroundMedic.com Apr 09, 2014 A traveller returning to the United States from West Africa brought home more than photographs and memories…They came back infected with Lassa fever,a virus that can be deadly if untreated. It is similar to, but unrelated to, Ebola. CDC Director Tom Frieden in a statement released yesterday: “This... »

Ebola expected to terrorise West Africa for ‘months’ – WHO

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Paul Martin

Euronews.com 09/04/2014 International authorities are closely involved in the outbreak of the ebola virus in Guinea, West Africa, which was officially announced on February 9th. It has been identified in remote areas and in the capital, as well as across the border. Dr. Keiji Fukuda of the World Health Organisation said it expects to... »

Nigerian Government raises alert on Ebola virus

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Paul Martin

Talatu Usman PremiumTimesng.com April 9,2014 “Nigeria is in danger” of Ebola virus, the health minister said. The Ebola Virus Disease, which has caused the death of scores of people in Central and West Africa may be heading towards Nigeria, the Federal Government has said. Over 100 people have died from the disease in Guinea,... »

Ebola death toll passes 100 as disease spreads from Guinea

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Paul Martin

‘Challenging’ outbreak has reached Liberia and Mali could take months to bring under control, says WHO TheWeekUK WED 9 APR 2014 THE DEADLY Ebola outbreak in West Africa is one of the “most challenging” seen since the virus emerged four decades ago, the UN World Health Organisation (WHO) says. More than 100 people have... »

West Africa Ebola response grapples with fear, wide geographic range

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Paul Martin

Lisa Schnirring CIDRAP News Apr 08, 2014 The Ebola virus outbreak in Guinea and Liberia is one of the most challenging of its kind due to unique features and challenges, such as the wide geographic scope of the area and the involvement of a major urban area, health officials from the World Health Organization... »

Saudi hospital MERS cases prompt temporary ER closure

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Paul Martin

Robert Roos CIDRAP News Apr 08, 2014 In the wake of several cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) at a hospital in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, worries about spread of the virus have prompted temporary closure of the hospital’s emergency department, according to reports from the country today. Also today, news services reported... »

AP: Fukushima children flee radiation; “Getting nosebleeds, growing pale and lethargic”; Mistrust of officials high — Father: “Cases of cancer are up… we are worried” — Mother: I don’t believe it’s as safe as gov’t claims, raising questions can get you branded a troublemaker

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Paul Martin

ENENews.com April 9th, 2014 Associated Press, Apr. 7, 2014: Fukushima children start school, flee radiation — Yukie Hashimoto and her husband sent their daughter 300 kilometers away mistrust of the authorities remains high eight students – seven in junior high school and one... »

Ebola, Bioweapons & The Coming Zombie Apocalypse

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Susan Duclos BeforeItsNews.com Wednesday, April 9, 2014 Videographer Kev Baker, YouTube channel TruthTube451 (AKA MrGlasgowTruther) from Truth Frequency Radio, with Johnny Whistles & Marty are joined by guest Dulan, a researcher, to discuss the recent Ebola outbreak in Guinea and it’s spread. They also cover the weaponization of rabies and the possibility that... »