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Africa risks ‘deadliest and most rapid form of plague’ pneumonic, spread through coughing, sneezing, spitting — WHO
Health chiefs are desperately trying to contain a deadly outbreak of airborne plague in Africa that has prompted warnings in nine countries.
More than 1,300 cases have now been reported in Madagascar, health chiefs have revealed, as nearby nations have been placed on high alert. 347 more words
It’s a popular myth among some – patients and homoeopaths – that what we’re really looking for when you come to us with a cough or cold or backache or diarrhea that we’re looking for a really interesting symptom, something very strange, something highly unusual, and that will instantaneously lead to an a-ha moment to beat all a-ha moments. 1,090 more words
With flu season just around the corner, Peterborough Public Health is encouraging residents to get vaccinated for the flu.
“The best time to get the flu shot is before flu season gets here, it takes two weeks for the vaccine to be effective, so the sooner you get the vaccine, the better,” said Marilyn Mitchell, a registered nurse at the health unit. 113 more words