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  1. News - China

    China bans Arkansas poultry after mild bird flu strain

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 09:55am by Reuters

    ... incident,” Moore said. Arkansas is the second largest US chicken producer behind Georgia. In June, tests found about eight birds in an Arkansas flock of 9,000 breeder chickens in Scott County were positive for the H7N7 low-pathogen avian flu, a state poultry official said at the time. The flock was humanly euthanised and buried and the eggs they produced were destroyed. The influenza ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1293277/china-bans-arkansas-poultry-after-mild-bird-flu-strain
  2. News - China - HEALTH

    China halts poultry trading after new H7N9 bird flu cases

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 12:12pm by Associated Press

    ... authorities in eastern Jiangxi province confirmed a second human case of H10N8, a new strain of bird flu known to affect humans. They said the 55-year-old woman was in critical condition. The first ... Associated Press in Beijing Authorities in eastern China announced a ban on Tuesday on live poultry sales following a spike in the number of people infected with the H7N9 strain of bird ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1415642/china-halts-poultry-trading-after-new-h7n9-bird-flu-cases
  3. News - China - BIRD FLU

    Death toll hits 16 in China bird flu outbreak

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 02:18am by AFP

    ... H7N9 bird flu has claimed two more lives in Shanghai, Chinese state media said, bringing the death toll from the disease to 16. China has confirmed 77 human cases of H7N9 avian influenza ... in Shanghai, said Xinhua. Eight of the people reported on Tuesday to have contracted H7N9 bird flu were said to be in critical condition. Three of these were in Jiangsu, according to Xinhua, which ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1216431/eight-new-china-bird-flu-victims-critical-condition
  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Beijing ‘downgrades’ H7N9 bird flu description as new cases spike

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 04:22pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing China has reportedly downgraded H7N9 bird flu in humans, dropping its description as “infectious” in new guidelines on how to deal with the disease, even ... fears that a bird flu virus could mutate to become easily transmissible between people, potentially triggering a pandemic. The guidelines come as human cases undergo a seasonal spike, with 95 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1414939/beijing-downgrades-h7n9-bird-flu-description-new-cases-spike
  5. News - China

    Family cluster of bird flu cases brings China’s total H7N9 infections to 110

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 01:07pm by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com A family cluster of H7N9 bird flu cases has been reported in Zhejiang where both parents and their daughter contracted the disease, bringing mainland China’s total number of the confirmed cases this month to 110, Xinhua News Agency reported. An official with the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention told Legal Evening News on Tuesday ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1416539/family-cluster-bird-flu-cases-brings-chinas-total-h7n9-infections-110
  6. News - China - PUBLIC HEALTH

    Two more cases of human bird flu in China

    Posted Feb 11th 2013, 09:32am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing China reported two human cases of bird flu in the southwestern city of Guiyang on Sunday, with both patients in a critical condition, the official Xinhua news agency said. A 21-year-old woman and 31-year-old man tested positive for the H5N1 bird flu virus on Sunday after developing symptoms on February 2 and February 3 respectively, Xinhua said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1147832/two-more-cases-human-bird-flu-china
  7. News - China

    Beijing H7N9 bird flu victim leaves hospital

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 03:37pm by AFP

    ... A seven-year-old girl who contracted the H7N9 strain of bird flu left hospital on Wednesday and appeared before media in an apparent bid by health authorities to cool concerns about ... Health authorities in China say they do not know exactly how the virus is spreading, but it is believed to be crossing to humans from birds, triggering mass poultry culls in several cities. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1216764/beijing-h7n9-flu-victim-return-home
  8. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 11, 2013

    Posted May 11th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... in a mother's milk. Therefore this venture that has been launched in Guangzhou should be commended and supported. Ho Po-shan, Ho Man Tin   Bird flu fight bolstered by leadership I refer to the report ("Reduce bird flu fatalities, Li urges health officials", April 29). The reappearance of bird flu which has evolved into H7N9 has already caused a great deal of suffering on the mainland, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1234991/letters-editor-may-11-2013
  9. News - Hong Kong - H7N9 Bird Flu

    Elderly man latest to die in Hong Kong after contracting H7N9 bird flu

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 03:34pm

    ... the H7N9 strain of bird flu rose to three yesterday when the virus claimed the life a 75-year-old man who recently spent a week living near a poultry market in Shenzhen. The fatality came ... in the Baoan district of Shenzhen living close to poultry stalls. He returned to Hong Kong on January 26 with mild flu symptoms but without a fever, which allowed him to avoid health detection ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1416636/elderly-man-latest-die-hong-kong-after-contracting-h7n9-bird-flu
  10. News - China - BIRD FLU

    China death toll hits 10 in H7N9 bird flu outbreak

    Posted Apr 11th 2013, 08:25pm by AFP

    ... The death toll from H7N9 bird flu in China reached 10 on Thursday with another victim in Shanghai, as cities banned people from raising chickens at home to try to contain the outbreak. ... There are signs the H7N9 bird flu outbreak is hurting business in some sectors, including restaurants. US fast food giant KFC, already hit by an earlier scandal in China over antibiotics in chicken, saw ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1212419/death-toll-hits-10-h7n9-bird-flu-outbreak

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