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Egypt Sees Second Bird Flu Death in Two Days

Egypt’s health ministry said Tuesday that a woman died from H5N1 bird flu after coming into contact with infected birds, one day after another case proved fatal. 88 more words

The New Bird Flu Outbreak: Should You Worry?

Bird flu strain H5N8 has been identified on a duck farm in England and in chickens at a farm in the Netherlands. Should people be scared about a new pandemic? 574 more words

Bird Flu!

From the BBC:

A case of bird flu has been confirmed at a duck breeding farm in East Yorkshire, officials have said.

The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) said the risk to public health was very low and there is not said to be a food safety issue.

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'Highly Contagious' Strain of Bird Flu Discovered in Holland

EMERGING & RE-EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES
HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS STRAIN OF AVIAN FLU
ZOONOTIC DISEASES
EUROPEAN HEALTH EMERGENCY
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Zoonotic H5N8 bird flu strain highly contagious: Dutch gov… 133 more words

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New step towards eradication of H5N1 bird flu

(University of Adelaide 31 October 2014) A University of Adelaide-led project has developed a new test that can distinguish between birds that have been vaccinated against the H5N1 strain of avian influenza virus or ‘bird flu’ with those that have been naturally infected. 15 more words

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