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Aug 12, 2017
Swine flu claims 138 lives in Gujarat since January 2017; Vijay Rupani holds meeting to review situationSwine flu has killed as many as 138 people in Gujarat since January 2017, prompting Chief Minister Vijay Rupani to hold a review meeting on Saturday to take stock of the preparedness of the health authorities in tackling the disease
Sep 14, 2016
Chikungunya, dengue in Delhi: Failure of govt agencies, health officials and civic apathy are responsibleKejriwal is not the only one to be blamed for failing Delhi. It is a pointer to the apathy and failure of its people.
Oct 07, 2015
Nearly 700 killed by dengue in Brazil, say health officialsHealth officials in Brazil said on Tuesday a record 693 people have died so far this year after contracting dengue fever.
Nov 06, 2014
Goa's advisory against Ebola: Don't play with monkeys, baboonsThe Goa health authorities have advised people "not to play with monkeys and baboons" for fear of contracting the Ebola virus.
Oct 29, 2014
Ebola isolation facilities in Mumbai aren't foolproof: Why it makes the city vulnerableEven as countries across the world are taking precautions against the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, that has the potential to cause havoc if not contained with proper measures, a two-member team from the Centre's health department has found that the isolation facilities for those affected by the virus.
Oct 21, 2014
US releases revised gear guidelines to deal with EbolaUS health officials released new guidelines on Monday for how health workers should gear up to treat Ebola patients.
Oct 20, 2014
US to revise Ebola protocol, Pentagon readies team to assist medical staffRevised guidance for health care workers treating Ebola patients will include using protective gear "with no skin showing," a top US federal health official said.
Oct 16, 2014
Centre to provide training state health officials on Ebola virus diseaseThe Centre will provide training to health officials of all states on ways and means to detect and prevent Ebola epidemic, which so far has claimed more than 4,000 lives globally, mostly in Africa.
Aug 27, 2014
Ebola still has the upper hand in global outbreak: US health officialEbola still has the "upper hand" in the outbreak that has killed more than 1,400 people in West Africa, said a US health official.