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3  Zika Virus

In combination with: Honduras; Brazil;

Decisiva la participación comunitaria contra el dengue External link

Source country latribuna Tuesday, June 25, 2019 9:06:00 AM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Zika] zika[3]; [Honduras] Honduras[3]; Tegucigalpa[1]; geo[San Pedro Sula];

Entities: Francisco Morazán[1];

Other categories: Epidemic; Endemic; Malaria; WHO; microcephaly;

Por José Rolando Sarmiento. Hay temas de salud pública y bienestar de las personas que por su repetitividad anual nos deberían mantener alertas y con la observancia de la medidas conocidas para evitar que sigan ocurriendo en Honduras, hablo de los niños y menores quemados en la época de Navidad y.......

Decisive community participation against dengue

By José Rolando Sarmiento. There are issues of public health and welfare of the people who for their annual repetitividad we should maintain alert and in compliance with the measures known to avoid that are happening in Honduras, I speak of children and minors burnt in the era of christmas and....

Salud alerta sobre aumento significativo en casos de dengue, zika y chikungunya External link

Source country teletica Tuesday, June 25, 2019 4:11:00 AM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Zika] zika[2]; [Honduras] Honduras[1];

Entities: Pacífico Central[1]; Rodrigo Marín[1];

Other categories: Epidemic; Chikungunya; Dengue Fever; zika filter for ECDC;

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Rodrigo Marín comentó (about Pacífico Central) : “Los índices están altos sobre todo en las zonas de Huetar Caribe, Pacífico Central, Chorotega e incluso en Sarapiquí, lugar donde tenemos más casos en este momento”

El Ministerio de Salud alertó este lunes sobre un aumento significativo de casos de dengue, zika y chikungunya en los últimos meses, no solamente en Costa Rica, sino que en varios países de América. Según indicó Rodrigo Marín, director de vigilancia del Ministerio de Salud, el último brote fuerte.......

Health alert on significant increase in cases of dengue, zika and chikungunya

The ministry of health warned this Monday on a significant increase in cases of dengue, chikungunya zika and in recent months, not only in Costa Rica, but in several countries of america. According to Rodrigo Marín, director of supervision of the ministry of health, the last outbreak strong....

3  Yellow Fever

In combination with: Congo, Democratic Republic of;

Ebola Zaire tests, Uganda’s response External link

Source country independent-UG Monday, June 24, 2019 5:19:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [YellowFever] Virus[1]; cases[3]; yellow fever[1]; suspected[1]; outbreak[8]; Hospital[1]; suspect[2]; virus[2]; confirmed[1]; case[1]; [DemocraticRepublicCongo] Zaire[3]; Democratic Republic of Congo[2]; geo[Zaire];

Entities: Michael Ryan[1]; Preben Aavitsland[1]; Geneva Switzerland[1]; Ruth Aceng[1]; Yoweri Museveni[1]; Tedros Adhanom[1];

Other categories: Communicable disease; WHO; Emerging disease; Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever;

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Yoweri Museveni told: “The issue of security is one of the contributing factors to the spread of the Ebola disease,”

Preben Aavitsland said: “As we have seen with previous Public Health Emergencies of International Concern, we risk seeing restrictions on travel and trade, we risk seeing airlines stopping their flights to the area and we also risk border closures,”

The Independent | PATRICIA AKANKWATSA | On June 9, a 5-year old boy travelled from Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) with his mother after attending a burial of his grandfather who succumbed to Ebola; the deadly hemorrhagic fever. The grandfather was a pastor who lived in Mabalako Health Zone in Aloya Health Area about 30 km from Beni in DRC....

Half of all Ebola outbreaks have gone undetected External link

Source country earth Saturday, June 22, 2019 12:27:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [YellowFever] cases[1]; death[1]; yellow fever[1]; epidemic[2]; outbreak[4]; virus[2]; case[2]; [DemocraticRepublicCongo] geo[Congo];

Entities: Emma Glennon[1];

Other categories: Typhoid Fever; Epidemic; Malaria; Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever;

Currently, there is a rising concern over Ebola outbreaks in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Ebola is a virus that causes excessive bleeding and can lead to death – although it is extremely rare in the US. But new research from the has estimated that half of Ebola outbreaks have gone undetected since the virus was first discovered in 1976....


In combination with: Nigeria;

Security: Lagos Ex-CP Owoseni Advocates More Funding For Police External link

Source country channelstv Tuesday, June 25, 2019 4:50:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [SARS] SARS[4]; [Nigeria] source[NG]

Entities: Fatai Owoseni[2];

Other categories:

Fatai Owoseni, Former Lagos Police Commissioner. The former Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Fatai Owoseni, has called on the Government for more funding for the Nigeria Police in order to address the numerous security challenges in the country. He made the call during an interview on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily, on Monday....

Season of Political Plots External link

Source country thesourceng Tuesday, June 25, 2019 3:45:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [SARS] SARS[3]; [Nigeria] Abuja[1]; Nigeria[6]; geo[Port Harcourt];

Entities: Ahmed el-Rufai[1]; Chibuike Amaechi[1]; Muhammadu Buhari[1]; Nyesom Wike[2]; Leah Sharibu[1]; Abubakar Idris[1]; Akin Fakorede[1]; Mohammed Monguno[1];

Other categories:

By Stephen Ubanna. This appears to be a season of alarms by political office holders of plot of assassination them or unseat them from office with the active connivance of other government officials. One of such top government functionaries to have raised alarm in the recent time of plot to kill him.......

3  Meningitis

In combination with: Canada;

Las 4 nuevas enfermedades de transmisión sexual que preocupan a los expertos External link

Source country mdzol Sunday, June 23, 2019 10:39:00 PM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Meningitis] meningitis[1]; meningitidis[4]; [Canada] geo[Canadá];

Entities: Christopher Schiessl[1]; Matthew Golden[1]; Demetre Daskalakis[1];

Other categories: Gonorrhea; Gonococcal; Chlamydia Infection; Shigellosis; STD; AIDS-HIV;

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Matthew Golden dice: "Mi preocupación sobre este microorganismo es que, a medida que se vuelva más resistente, será cada vez más prevalente"

La Neisseria meningitidis (también llamada meningococo) puede causar meningitis invasiva, una infección potencialmente mortal del cerebro y las membranas protectoras de la médula espinal. Pero cada vez más es señalada como la causante de infecciones urogenitales....

4 new sexually transmitted diseases that worries experts

The Neisseria meningitidis (also called meningococo) may cause meningitis invasive, a potentially deadly infection of the brain and protective membranes of the spinal cord. But increasingly it is identified as being the cause of urogenitales infections.

Judge won't dismiss charges against Alberta couple charged in meningitis death External link

Source country princegeorgecitizen Sunday, June 23, 2019 4:59:00 AM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Meningitis] meningitis[5]; bacterial meningitis[2]; [Canada] geo[Calgary];

Other categories:

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — An Alberta judge rejected a defence application Thursday to dismiss the case against a couple charged in the meningitis death of their toddler. David and Collet Stephan are on trial for a second time for allegedly failing to provide the necessaries of life to their 19-month-old son Ezekiel in 2012....

3  Measles

In combination with: Netherlands; Czech Republic;

Nine children diagnosed with measles on Protestant island Urk External link

Source country dutchnews Tuesday, June 25, 2019 12:19:00 PM CEST | info [other]

Trigger words: [Measles] cases[1]; outbreak[2]; measles[4]; [Netherlands] source[NL]

Other categories:

Nine children and one adult have been diagnosed with measles in the village of Urk, most of whom had not been vaccinated against the disease. Urk, a former island, is one of the most staunchly Protestant parts of the country and a place where many parents do not have their children vaccinated for religious reasons....

Actueel Mazelen op Urk External link

Source country nd-nl Tuesday, June 25, 2019 11:36:00 AM CEST | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Measles] mazelen[1]; Mazelen[1]; uitbraak[1]; [Netherlands] Flevoland[2]; geo[Flevoland];

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URK (ANP) - Op Urk hebben tien mensen mazelen: een volwassene en negen kinderen. Dat meldt de GGD Flevoland, die de situatie nauwlettend in de gaten houdt. In 2013 en daarvoor is de ziekte vaker voorgekomen op Urk. Volgens Omroep Flevoland heeft op Urk slechts 58,5 procent van de kinderen alle prikken....

In Urk measles-containing actueel

Urk (ANP) - ten people have In URK measles-like: an adult and nine children. Reports that GGD Flevoland, who loves to closely monitor the situation. In 2013, and this is the disease occurred more frequently In URK. According to switch‑off Flevoland on URK only 58,5 per cent of the children all puncture-resistant.


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