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  1. News - China - HEALTH

    Flu toll rises amid concerns H7N9 has resistance to Tamiflu, Relenza

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI, Bloomberg

    ... Zhuang Pinghui and Bloomberg Flu toll rises amid drug resistance fear The H7N9 bird flu virus claimed another life yesterday and five more people were confirmed to have contracted it. ... A 74-year-old retired man in Shanghai became the tenth death. He was diagnosed with pneumonia on Tuesday, confirmed to be infected with H7N9 on Wednesday and died yesterday, Shanghai authorities said. ...

  2. News - China - HEALTH

    Nanjing orders livestock cull to stem spread of H7N9 virus

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 04:21pm by ZHUANG PINGHUI

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com City tells residents to cull their domestic animals by Tuesday to stem spread of H7N9 as five more bird flu cases are confirmed Residents of Nanjing, Jiangsu province, are now banned from raising livestock as health authorities yesterday confirmed that five more people have contracted the deadly H7N9 bird flu virus in the Yangtze River Delta. ...

  3. News - China - PUBLIC HEALTH

    Three new cases bring China's H7N9 tally to 21, with 6 dead

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI, He Huifeng

    ... Zhuang Pinghui, He Huifeng in Hangzhou and Lo Wei Declare any infectious illness within two hours, schools told, and fanciers must not fly pigeons Stepped-up fight against H7N9 as 3 more infected The mainland reported three more cases of H7N9 yesterday- two in Shanghai and one in Anhui- amid heightened measures to contain the spread of the deadly virus. The cases in Shanghai were ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Shanghai tests show H7N9 bird flu in chickens

    Posted Apr 06th 2013, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI, Daniel Ren and Amy Nip

    ... Zhuang Pinghui, Daniel Ren and Amy Nip H7N9 discovered in Shanghai samples as live poultry markets are closed; sixth death confirmed, but tests on first suspected HK case are negative Tests show bird flu in chickens Chicken samples in Shanghai were revealed last night to be infected with the H7N9 virus. It prompted the agriculture ministry to increase checks for the deadly ...

  5. News - China - HEALTH

    Four new cases of H7N9 bird flu confirmed in Jiangsu

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 08:29pm by ZHUANG PINGHUI, LO WEI, Daniel Ren

    ... Zhuang Pinghui and Lo Wei Provincial officials confirm new occurences of H7N9 as Hong Kong steps up screening at hospitals and sampling at poultry farms Four people in Jiangsu province are fighting for their lives after it was confirmed they were infected with H7N9 bird flu. The news follows the deaths of two men in Shanghai. A woman from Anhui is also critically ill. Public ...

  6. News - China - HEALTH

    Another bird flu death as virus spreads to Zhejiang

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 06:53pm by ZHUANG PINGHUI, LO WEI

    ... Zhuang Pinghui and Lo Wei Death in Zhejiang takes total of H7N9 victims to three, with Hong Kong considering reintroduction of health declarations for inbound travellers The H7N9 bird flu ... on Tuesday in a critical condition. He tested positive for the H7N9 virus yesterday. "So far no epidemiological connection has been found between the two cases," Zhejiang's health ...

  7. News - China - HEALTH

    Breakthrough in bird flu investigation with virus found at Shanghai market

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI, Daniel Ren and Lo Wei

    ... have made a breakthrough in their investigation of the H7N9 bird flu virus, which has killed two more people, finding it in pigeon samples at a Shanghai market. Authorities in the city began a cull of poultry following the discovery at the market, Xinhua reported early today. Leading public health experts warned that more human cases of H7N9 were likely to be detected after health ...

  8. News - China - HEALTH

    Shanghai considers permanent ban on sale of live poultry

    Posted Apr 09th 2013, 08:02pm by ZHUANG PINGHUI

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com As death toll from H7N9 bird flu rises to nine, with 20 others infected, Shanghai considers permanent ban on selling birds in wet markets Shanghai authorities are considering a permanent ban on the sale of live poultry in the city, as the death toll from the H7N9 avian flu virus continues to rise. Authorities said yesterday the virus had claimed ...



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