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November 29, 2022


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Bird flu fear in various parts of the UK

92 confirmed cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza, bird flu (HPAI) H5N1 in England since 1 October 2022. There have been 226 cases of (HPAI) H5N1 in England since the H5N1 outbreak started in October 2021. Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N1 was confirmed in commercial poultry on 4 November 2022 at a second premise near Kirkham, […]

TB cases rise after years of decline: WHO

TB cases increased last year for the first time in more than 20 years, fuelled by the Covid-19 pandemic, which disrupted access to diagnosis and treatment, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Thursday. TB has rebounded after years of decline, killing an estimated 1.6 million people in 2021 — up 14 percent in two years. […]