Ebola: Sierra Leone begins house-to-house searches

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Ebola: Sierra Leone begins house-to-house searches

Sierra Leone has begun house-to-house searches in the capital Freetown to find hidden cases of Ebola.

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Vietnam to have pneumococcal vaccine for children

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Vietnam to have pneumococcal vaccine for children

VietNamNet Bridge – A new pneumococcal vaccine for children under two years old will be supplied for hospitals and healthcare facilities in Vietnam from the first quarter of next year, said William Hausdorff from GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Vietnam Co. Ltd.

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Malaria deaths halved since 2000 but Ebola risks gains: WHO

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Malaria deaths halved since 2000 but Ebola risks gains: WHO

The number of people dying from malaria has almost halved since 2000, although progress in west Africa risks being reversed by the Ebola outbreak, the World Health Organization said Tuesday.

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Death toll from Ebola outbreak nears 7,000 in West Africa: WHO

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Death toll from Ebola outbreak nears 7,000 in West Africa: WHO

The death toll from the worst Ebola outbreak on record has reached nearly 7,000 in West Africa, the World Health Organization said on Saturday.

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Global Ebola toll rises to 5,689: WHO

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VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

The World Health Organization said Thursday that the global death toll from the Ebola virus had increased to 5,689 out of a total of 15,935 cases of infection, mainly in western Africa.

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Doctor is Italy's first case of Ebola

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Doctor is Italy's first case of Ebola

A doctor has become the first Italian to contract Ebola after contracting the disease in Sierra Leona; he will be flown home for treatment.

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Global plague infections raise concerns in Vietnam

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Vietnam’s health authorities issued a national health warning following a World Health Organization announcement of 19 confirmed bubonic plague cases this Fall.

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Doctor working in Sierra Leone is Italy's first Ebola case

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Doctor working in Sierra Leone is Italy's first Ebola case

An Italian doctor has contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone and is being flown back to Rome for specialist treatment, the health ministry said Monday.

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Ebola crisis now 'stable' in Guinea, WHO says

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Ebola crisis now 'stable' in Guinea, WHO says

The Ebola outbreak is now "stable" in Guinea, where the latest crisis began, the World Health Organization says.

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Vietnam alerts with mouse plague

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In response to the mouse plague which is breaking out in Madagascar, the Department of Preventive Medicine under the Ministry of Health yesterday said that it is tightening control on mouse plague in border gates and plague-prone areas.

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Plague in Madagascar kills 40 people

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An outbreak of the plague kills 40 people out of 119 cases in Madagascar since late August, the World Health Organization says.

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A third of women globally victims of domestic violence: WHO

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A third of women globally victims of domestic violence: WHO

Between 100 to 140 million women are victims of genital mutilation, while some 7 per cent of women risk being raped in their lifetimes, according to a series of studies by the World Health Organization.

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WHO highlights Vietnam's unresolved drowning epidemic

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WHO highlights Vietnam's unresolved drowning epidemic

Drowning is a top killer in many developing countries, but has not received the attention it deserves, the World Health Organization said in its first exclusive report on the problem.

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WHO starts survey of Ebola treatments, says none proven so far

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WHO starts survey of Ebola treatments, says none proven so far

The World Health Organization (WHO) has begun assessing more than 120 potential treatments for Ebola patients, it said on Friday, but so far has found none that definitely work, and some that definitely do not.

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Ebola death toll tops 5,000

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Ebola has now claimed at least 5,160 lives out of at least 14,098 affected, the World Health Organization says.

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