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May 31, 2017
Seasonal flu may increase risk of developing Parkinson's disease, reveals studyEnvironmental factors, including infection with seasonal influenza, may increase the risk of developing Parkinson's disease, a new study suggests.
Jan 08, 2017
Bird flu detected in Daman; poultry items banned for a monthTwo samples of chicken were found positive for H5N1 bird flu in Kadaiya village in Daman district following which the administration has prohibited import, sale and storage of poultry products, and banned restaurants from serving chicken and egg products for a month.
Oct 27, 2016
Bird flu scare in Kerala: Dead ducks burnt, decision to cull to be taken on ThursdayWith four villages in Alappuzha district reporting ducks dropping dead, authorities have called a meeting on Thursday to decide if ducks in a one-kilometer radius, covering these villages, need to be culled.
Oct 22, 2016
Delhi bird flu scare: AAP govt should release health advisory with dos and don’tsEven as Delhi hobbles back to normalcy after the chikungunya and dengue health scare that reached endemic proportions last month, the national capital faces yet another health exigency in the form of bird flu.
Oct 21, 2016
Avian influenza panic in Delhi: All you need to know about the virusNearly 15 birds in Gwalior zoo have died in last three days, prompting the concerned authorities to send their samples for testing for an avian influenza virus. Here's what you should know about the virus which has sparked panic in the city.
Nov 28, 2014
With farmers opposed to culling, will Kerala be able to contain the bird flu outbreak?State authorities have confirmed the presence of the virus in the birds in the three districts and cases of bird-deaths were also reported in Ernakulam and Kollam. Reportedly, the bird flu virus is contagious and can cause deaths in humans as well.
Jan 21, 2014
Bird flu returns to Vietnam, 1st death in 9 months confirmedBird flu remains hard for people to catch, with most people sickened after being in close contact with infected poultry, but experts have long feared it could spark a pandemic if it mutates into a form that spreads easily among people.
Apr 08, 2013
Two-year old first to succumb to bird flu in BangladeshA two-year-old baby from eastern Bangladesh has died of H5N1 virus, the first bird flu death in the country, a senior health official said on Monday.