First human case of bird flu reported in Chile

Norazam Nordin- Mar 30, 2023 0

SANTIAGO, March 30 (NNN-MERCOPRESS) — Chilean health authorities Wednesday confirmed the first case of a human patient suffering from avian flu. It is a 53-year-old man from the city of Arica in the northern part of the country, who has been reported to be stable. ”The sanitary protocols established for ... Read More

UNICEF sounds alarm over fast-spreading cholera outbreaks in Africa

ANT Reporter- Mar 29, 2023 0

UNITED NATIONS, March 29 (NNN-KBC) — The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is calling for emergency funding to broaden efforts to reach millions living across 11 eastern and southern African countries which have been hit hard by fast-spreading cholera outbreaks. “The cholera outbreak in eastern and southern Africa isn’t just an ... Read More

Mongolia’s Tuberculosis Cases In 2022 Dropped To Lowest Level In Nearly Three Decades

ANT Reporter- Mar 25, 2023 0

ULAN BATOR, Mar 25 (NNN-XINHUA) – Mongolia reported a total of 2,354 cases of tuberculosis (TB) in 2022, the lowest in 27 years. Thanks to intensified early detection and preventive efforts, cases of TB have been decreasing across the country in recent years, the National Centre for Communicable Diseases said ... Read More