Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Disease/Infection News Stories - July 2005

Date Title Comments Rating
2005-07-28 Twenty seven dead and 131 now sick with swine flu in China 0 None
2005-07-27 Infectious diseases pose a serious threat to the nation's public health 0 2
2005-07-27 Pig disease in China now claims 24 lives and renders 117 sick 0 None
2005-07-27 Circumcision could reduce the risk of AIDS 0 None
2005-07-26 Export of all pork products from Ziyang and Neijiang in Sichuan have been suspended amid reports of mysterious pig-related deaths 0 None
2005-07-26 Bird flu could spread to Europe on wings of Asian wild geese 0 None
2005-07-26 Investigational vaccine against Clostridium difficile 0 None
2005-07-25 Seventeen now dead from mystery disease in southwest China 0 None
2005-07-23 British holiday maker dies of rabies after dog bite in Goa 0 None
2005-07-23 Indonesia now has 155 cases of polio 0 None
2005-07-21 Brits stockpiling bird flu vaccine 0 None
2005-07-21 Three cases of mad cow disease in UK from donated blood 0 None
2005-07-19 For influenza experts, the question is not whether the world is going to have a new flu pandemic, but when 0 None
2005-07-19 New way to fight antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus infections 0 None
2005-07-19 'Big Gun' government official needed to oversee U.S. animal disease programs 0 None
2005-07-19 Ducks possibly the culprit in spreading bird flu 0 None
2005-07-19 Moving towards a cheap and easy way to monitor HIV/AIDS 0 None
2005-07-19 Discrimination of people living with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria 0 None
2005-07-18 Rapid new technique for detecting group A streptococcus 0 None
2005-07-18 Close connection between gender-based violence and HIV infection 0 None
2005-07-18 Genome studies may help target new drugs to fight them 0 None
2005-07-17 Some strains of monkeypox are more virulent than others, depending on where in Africa the virus came from 0 None
2005-07-13 Scientists have identified the first reported case in Asia of primate-to-human transmission of simian foamy virus 0 None
2005-07-12 South Africa now 2nd only to India in HIV/AIDS cases 0 None
2005-07-11 Blood pressure enzyme linked to SARS virus, could help fight diseases that cause lung failure 0 None
2005-07-11 Steak back on the menu after mad cow disease tests prove negative 0 None
2005-07-07 Bird flu could be carried out of Asia by migrating geese 0 None
2005-07-07 Arizona has three confirmed cases of West Nile in horses 0 None
2005-07-07 $100m needed to stop spread of birdflu 0 None
2005-07-06 Ten million Africans treated by international disease treatment 0 None
2005-07-06 The bird flu situation in many Asian countries remains critical 0 None
2005-07-06 Plan designed to reduce the risk of the H5N1 avian influenza 0 None
2005-07-06 Changes to the BCG vaccination programme announced 0 None
2005-07-06 Polio cases up to 111 in Indonesia 0 None
2005-07-05 HIV testing of all pregnant women recommended 0 None
2005-07-04 HIV epidemic in Moscow needs urgent measures 0 None
2005-07-04 Mass vaccination of poultry needed to prevent bird flu pandemic 0 None
2005-07-04 After four years, Angola reports its first case of polio 0 None
2005-07-01 New law will take away vital medications from AIDS sufferers in Mississippi 0 None


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