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#Avian Flu

From TheJournal.ie Egg shortage in some supermarkets amid bird flu outbreak and increased demand Monaghan

Egg shortage in some supermarkets amid bird flu outbreak and increased demand

Half a million hens have been culled as a result of the outbreak.

From TheJournal.ie First case of 'highly pathogenic' bird flu found in eagle in Tipperary Avian Influenza

First case of 'highly pathogenic' bird flu found in eagle in Tipperary

The risk to humans is considered to be very low.

From TheJournal.ie Hong Kong kills 20,000 chickens over bird flu fears Off The Menu

Hong Kong kills 20,000 chickens over bird flu fears

Up to 20,000 chickens were killed after the deadly virus was found in poultry imported from mainland China.

From TheJournal.ie High Court, Mars, and Niall Horan: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

High Court, Mars, and Niall Horan: The week in numbers

Plus: Where did Michael Noonan rank out of Europe’s Finance Ministers in a Financial Times list?

From TheJournal.ie Canada confirms first death from bird flu in North America H5N1

Canada confirms first death from bird flu in North America

Health officials have stressed that the risk to the population is extremely low.

From TheJournal.ie Chinese man in hospital with confirmed case of bird flu Bird Flu

Chinese man in hospital with confirmed case of bird flu

The WHO say that so far there is no evidence of sustained human-to-human transmission.

From TheJournal.ie Deadly strain of bird flu may have passed between people for first time H7N9

Deadly strain of bird flu may have passed between people for first time

Scientists have long feared the virus would mutate into a form that transmits easily from person to person.

From TheJournal.ie Uh-oh: UN says it's impossible to predict spread of new bird flu Healthscare

Uh-oh: UN says it's impossible to predict spread of new bird flu

‘Influenza viruses constantly reinvent themselves’, says the head of the WHO. ‘No one can predict the future course.’

From TheJournal.ie New avian flu strain kills two in China, one critical Avian Flu

New avian flu strain kills two in China, one critical

The victims contracted H7N9 avian influenza, a sub-type that has not previously been transmitted to humans.

From TheJournal.ie Tests continue and restrictions remain after avian flu outbreak in Cork Avian Flu

Tests continue and restrictions remain after avian flu outbreak in Cork

The Department of Agriculture said today that there was no update as yet as to the cause of the outbreak in Cork.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Friday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Avian flu virus found in pheasants in Cork Bird Flu

Avian flu virus found in pheasants in Cork

The birds on the affected premises are being slaughtered today.

From TheJournal.ie US asks science journals to censor studies on man-made bird flu Bioterrorism

US asks science journals to censor studies on man-made bird flu

The US government fears that details on a lab-made version of bird flu could be used by terrorists for biological warfare.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Monday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Catch up on the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

From TheJournal.ie UN agency warns of potential bird flu resurgence Health

UN agency warns of potential bird flu resurgence

A mutant strain of the virus has been confirmed in China and Vietnam, and is believed to have been spread by wild bird migration.