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Middle East resident diagnosed with MERS in Britain

Middle East resident diagnosed with MERS in Britain

MERS is thought to be carried by camels and comes from the same family as the coronavirus.

Nipah virus toll rises to 15, two new cases found in Kerala

Nipah virus toll rises to 15, two new cases found in Kerala

The two new Nipah cases in Kerala take the total number of confirmed cases to 17, Kozhikode district medical officer V. Jayashree said.

Philippines halts sale of Sanofi's dengue vaccine

Philippines halts sale of Sanofi's dengue vaccine

The Philippines has suspended the sale and distribution of Sanofi's dengue vaccine, after the French pharmaceutical giant last week warned it could worsen symptoms for people who had not previously been infected.

Philippines has highest HIV infection growth rate in Asia-Pacific: UN

Philippines has highest HIV infection growth rate in Asia-Pacific: UN

The Philippines has registered the fastest-growing HIV/AIDS epidemic in the Asia-Pacific in the past six years with a 140-percent increase in the number of new infections ...

UK's Prince Philip leaves hospital in London

UK's Prince Philip leaves hospital in London

Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, was discharged from hospital on Thursday after treatment for an infection.

New Mers-CoV case reported, second for the year

New Mers-CoV case reported, second for the year

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced a new Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Corona Virus (Mers-CoV) case in Qatar. The patient is a 25-year-old resident.

Ministry reports new Coronavirus case

Ministry reports new Coronavirus case

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced this year’s first confirmed case of Coronavirus.

One in seven with HIV in Europe unaware of infection

One in seven with HIV in Europe unaware of infection

One in seven people with HIV in Europe is unaware of their infection, the EU and World Health Organization reported Tuesday as 2015 marked another record year for new HIV cases in the region.

Thai king's health 'unstable' as crowd holds vigil

Thai king's health 'unstable' as crowd holds vigil

The health of Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej is "still unstable", the palace said late on Wednesday, with the 88-year-old on a ventilator and battling a new infection as crowds gathered to pray outside his Bangkok hospital.

British nurse who contracted Ebola in 2014 back in hospital

British nurse who contracted Ebola in 2014 back in hospital

Scottish nurse Pauline Cafferkey, who contracted Ebola in 2014 while caring for patients in Sierra Leone, was taken back to hospital on Thursday with a police escort, the Press Association reported.

Singapore confirms 27 more Zika cases

Singapore confirms 27 more Zika cases

Singapore authorities on Sunday confirmed 27 more cases of locally transmitted Zika virus infection, bringing the total to 242.

Malaysia reports first suspected Zika case

Malaysia reports first suspected Zika case

Malaysia on Thursday reported its first suspected case of Zika, a 58-year-old woman believed to have contracted it in neighbouring Singapore where more than 100 cases have been confirmed.