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Ebola Survivor Infected Years Ago May Have Started New Outbreak

Ebola Survivor Infected Years Ago May Have Started New Outbreak

Ebola Survivor Infected Years Ago May Have Started New Outbreak Ebola Survivor Infected Years Ago May Have Started New Outbreak Genetic sequences of virus samples from the current patients were compared to those from the 2014-16 outbreak and were found to be so similar that they had to be closely related, researchers said. The report, posted online on Friday, involved …

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Guinea Declares Ebola Outbreak With at Least 3 Deaths

Guinea Declares Ebola Outbreak With at Least 3 Deaths

Guinea Declares Ebola Outbreak With at Least 3 Deaths Guinea Declares Ebola Outbreak With at Least 3 Deaths Guinea is fighting a new outbreak of Ebola, health officials in the West African nation said on Sunday, with at least three deaths in a region that was previously the starting point for the worst ever epidemic of the disease. The three …

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New Ebola Outbreak Threatens in Congo

New Ebola Outbreak Threatens in Congo

New Ebola Outbreak Threatens in Congo New Ebola Outbreak Threatens in Congo KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo — Ebola, the deadly virus that has increasingly struck Africa in recent years, is once again threatening a violence-scarred region of the Democratic Republic of Congo, three months after the health authorities in the country declared the last outbreak vanquished. The Health Ministry …

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Congo’s Latest Ebola Outbreak Declared Finished

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Congo’s Latest Ebola Outbreak Declared Finished Congo’s Latest Ebola Outbreak Declared Finished KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo — The government on Wednesday declared the end of the latest Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo, closing the file on an outbreak in the northwestern province of Equateur that killed dozens over six months. “I am happy to solemnly declare …

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W.H.O. Workers Are Accused of Sex Abuse During Ebola Response in Congo

W.H.O. Workers Are Accused of Sex Abuse During Ebola Response in Congo

W.H.O. Workers Are Accused of Sex Abuse During Ebola Response in Congo W.H.O. Workers Are Accused of Sex Abuse During Ebola Response in Congo GENEVA — The World Health Organization, already struggling to lead a global response to the coronavirus pandemic, has been hit with potentially damaging allegations that doctors and other employees working on the agency’s response to an …

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W.H.O. Asks for Help Fighting Growing Ebola Outbreak

W.H.O. Asks for Help Fighting Growing Ebola Outbreak

W.H.O. Asks for Help Fighting Growing Ebola Outbreak W.H.O. Asks for Help Fighting Growing Ebola Outbreak The World Health Organization raised the alarm Thursday about a growing Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo and warned of an imminent shortage of funds to fight the deadly disease. The organization said that 56 cases have been reported in Equator Province, …

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Ebola Outbreak in Congo Is Over, W.H.O. Says

Ebola Outbreak in Congo Is Over, W.H.O. Says

Ebola Outbreak in Congo Is Over, W.H.O. Says Ebola Outbreak in Congo Is Over, W.H.O. Says NAIROBI, Kenya — The second-worst Ebola outbreak in history is over, the World Health Organization said on Thursday, after nearly two years and 2,280 deaths. Efforts to fight the outbreak in eastern Congo were hampered by mistrust from community members, feuds between government officials, …

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U.S. Protests, Paris Cafes, Ebola: Your Wednesday Briefing

U.S. Protests, Paris Cafes, Ebola: Your Wednesday Briefing

U.S. Protests, Paris Cafes, Ebola: Your Wednesday Briefing U.S. Protests, Paris Cafes, Ebola: Your Wednesday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering continuing protests in the U.S. over racial discrimination, European allies turning away from America and the return of cafe culture in Paris. U.S. protests over George Floyd’s death enter second …

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New Ebola Outbreak in Congo, Already Hit by Measles and Coronavirus

New Ebola Outbreak in Congo, Already Hit by Measles and Coronavirus

New Ebola Outbreak in Congo, Already Hit by Measles and Coronavirus New Ebola Outbreak in Congo, Already Hit by Measles and Coronavirus DAKAR, Senegal — A fresh outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus has flared up in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a country that was already contending with the world’s largest measles epidemic, as well as the coronavirus. Congo’s …

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Congo Was Close to Defeating Ebola. Then One More Case Emerged.

Congo Was Close to Defeating Ebola. Then One More Case Emerged.

The fight to stop a deadly outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo has lasted nearly two years. The lessons learned could now apply to combating the coronavirus. Source link

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