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Mar 06, 2019

Mar 06, 2019

News Scan for Mar 06, 2019

New Saudi MERS case
WHO organizational reform
Cost of measles in health workers
First Marburg vaccine
Bayer's indoor insecticide

Mar 05, 2019

Mar 05, 2019

News Scan for Mar 05, 2019

FDA chief resigns
MMR vaccine not tied to autism (again)
MERS across Saudi Arabia
Lassa fever decline in Nigeria
Global flu update

Mar 04, 2019

Mar 04, 2019
Ebola body on stretcher

Ebola treatment center reopens after arson as cases near 900

With 8 new infections (and 6 more deaths), the outbreak has grown to 897 cases.

Mar 04, 2019

News Scan for Mar 04, 2019

US measles rise
More acute flaccid myelitis
Nipah virus in Bangladesh
Novel H5N2 avian flu in Egypt
Global polio emergency

Mar 01, 2019

Mar 01, 2019
Ebola decontamination of homes

Ebola care rebounds in attack area; World Bank OKs funds

Three new cases lift the outbreak total to 888, and officials say to expect more.

Feb 28, 2019

Feb 28, 2019
Ebola treatment center with smoke

MSF pulls staff from DRC Ebola hot spot after attacks

The WHO said the attacks increase the risk of disease spread and are "profoundly disrespectful."

Feb 27, 2019

Feb 27, 2019
Worker wearing protective equipment at Ebola treatment center

Unknown forces attack Butembo Ebola treatment center

The attack is the second to target MSF treatment centers in just a matter of days.

Feb 26, 2019

Feb 26, 2019
Ebola virus

MSF suspends work at Katwa Ebola center as WHO seeks more support

The shuttered MSF center has admitted more than 600 people since December, 49 with confirmed infections.

Feb 25, 2019

Feb 25, 2019
Ebola health worker in treatment center

New cases, torched center spotlight Katwa as Ebola hot zone

Thirteen new cases raise the outbreak total to 872 cases, including 548 fatal ones.

Feb 25, 2019

News Scan for Feb 25, 2019

New Saudi MERS cases
More US measles
CEPI Nipah vaccine funding
Tick bite meat allergy


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