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  1. News - China - PUBLIC HEALTH

    China reports another H7N9 death as WHO calls flu 'one of the most lethal'

    Posted May 02nd 2013, 08:53am by AFP, Emily Tsang

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing and Emily Tsang The death toll from the H7N9 bird flu virus has risen to 27, state media said yesterday after a man died in Hunan province. Neighbouring ... to trigger a pandemic. The World Health Organisation has said there is no evidence of human-to-human transmission but warned that H7N9 is one of the most lethal viruses. View H7N9 map in a larger map ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1228148/china-reports-another-h7n9-death-who-calls-flu-one-most-lethal
  2. News - China

    No new H7N9 cases in China for a week

    Posted May 21st 2013, 11:13am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing No new human cases of the H7N9 virus have been recorded in China for a week, national health authorities said, for the first time since the outbreak began ... for their close collaboration with the WHO over H7N9. View H7N9 map in a larger map Click on each balloon for more information on individual patients infected: blue, patients infected with the H7N9 virus ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1242626/no-new-h7n9-cases-china-week
  3. News - China - HEALTH

    China media urge eating poultry despite bird flu

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:37pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing China’s poultry industry lost 10 billion yuan (US$1.6 billion) in the week after the H7N9 bird flu virus began infecting humans, state-run media said ... that poultry and eggs can be consumed if they are cooked thoroughly. The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation has said H7N9 shows “affinity” to humans while causing “very mild ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1215147/china-media-urge-eating-poultry-despite-bird-flu
  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Beijing needs to give world full picture of bird flu outbreak

    Posted Apr 07th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... the epidemic. There is evidence it has been remembered- though perhaps belatedly- in the release of information about the current deadly outbreak of H7N9 avian flu. The World Health Organisation ... The timing and circumstances of the H7N9 outbreak bear an uncanny resemblance to those of the emergence of Sars in the mainland in late 2002. Though a decade apart, both outbreaks emerged ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1208610/beijing-needs-give-world-full-picture-bird-flu-outbreak
  5. News - China - HEALTH

    40pc of bird flu victims haven't touched poultry

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 12:29am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... countries. But it differs from a theory put forward by Japanese researchers, which blames birds migrating from Europe. View H7N9 map in a larger map Click on each balloon for more information on individual patients infected with the avian flu virus: blue, patients infected with the H7N9 virus under treatment; red, those infected with H7N9 who have died; and pink, those infect with the H1N1 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1217059/no-poultry-contact-some-china-h7n9-bird-flu-cases
  6. News - China - PUBLIC HEALTH

    World not ready for mass flu outbreak, says WHO

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00pm by AFP

    ... that H7N9 bird flu striking China could morph into a form that spreads easily among people. Keiji Fukuda told delegates at a WHO meeting that despite efforts since an outbreak of another form ... official data, H7N9 avian influenza has infected 130 people in China, and killed 35, since it was found in humans for the first time in March. It is one of a vast array of flu viruses carried ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1243339/world-not-ready-mass-flu-outbreak-says-who
  7. News - China - PUBLIC HEALTH

    China bird flu not spreading between people, says WHO

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 11:43am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing There is no proof that the H7N9 bird flu virus is being transmitted between people in China, the World Health Organisation said on Monday, despite several members of a family falling ill in Shanghai. China announced just over a week ago that the virus had been found in humans for the first time, and the number of confirmed cases has since risen ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1209831/china-bird-flu-not-spreading-between-people-says-who

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