Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Ebola – DR Congo

Just three months after the first case was reported in the eastern province of North Kivu, the Democratic Republic of the Congo has declared the end of its 12th Ebola outbreak with no new cases having been reported in the last 28 days.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever – Spain

Spanish Health Services have confirmed a case of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in the province of Salamanca. Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever is caused by a virus, the main transmission mechanism of which is the bite of a tick.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Lassa fever – Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported six additional confirmed Lassa fever cases last week, bringing the country total to 247 cases this year to date. 50 deaths from confirmed cases, or 20 percent of the total, were reported.

Dengue Fever – Cook Islands

The Cook Islands Ministry of Health (Te Marae Ora) reports that the number of probable and confirmed dengue fever virus-type 2 (DEN-2) has risen to 162 since the outbreak was declared on February 2. Thirty-four people required hospitalization for their illness. No deaths have been attributed to dengue.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Dengue Fever

Philippines – The General Santos City government is warning the public about the rise in dengue fever. Since the beginning of the year, 503 cases, including six deaths have been recorded.

Kenya – Public health officials in Mombasa, Kenya are reporting an outbreak of dengue fever. Increased cases of fever in adults and children visiting hospitals in the six sub-counties in Mombasa. Officials report 24 dengue fever cases have been laboratory confirmed. No deaths have been reported.

Human-to-cat COVID-19 transmission in the UK

A team of scientists at the University of Glasgow has identified two known cases of human-to-cat COVID-19 transmission in the UK.

Disease

Covid-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

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Bird Flu – Asia

China – Two additional human avian influenza A(H9N2) infections were reported in China, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).

Cambodia – Hong Kong’s Centre for Health Protection (CHP) reported in their avian influenza update a human case of avian influenza A(H9N2)in Cambodia. The case, a 3-year-old boy, was reported on April 2, 2021.