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From TheJournal.ie Another measles outbreak confirmed, this time in north Dublin Vaccine

Another measles outbreak confirmed, this time in north Dublin

There have been five cases since the start of February.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin man leading Concern team as they tackle major Ebola outbreak in DR Congo EBOLA

Dublin man leading Concern team as they tackle major Ebola outbreak in DR Congo

The latest outbreak has so far infected 840 people and killed 537 in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

From The42 Quick action and 'war-room of vets' can restrict equine flu effects, racing chief insists Outbreak

Quick action and 'war-room of vets' can restrict equine flu effects, racing chief insists

British Racing boss Nick Rust is confident of avoiding a long-term shutdown.

From TheJournal.ie HSE reports 25 deaths in flu season but says it appears to have hit its peak Outbreak

HSE reports 25 deaths in flu season but says it appears to have hit its peak

There have been more than 1,000 hospital admissions during this flu season.

From TheJournal.ie The number of reported measles cases in Ireland more than trebled this year Vaccine

The number of reported measles cases in Ireland more than trebled this year

Seven in 10 of the confirmed cases involved people who were not vaccinated.

From TheJournal.ie 45 people diagnosed after mumps outbreak in the west Outbreak

45 people diagnosed after mumps outbreak in the west

People aged 15 to 29 years old have been affected by the outbreak, the HSE has said.

From TheJournal.ie 13 cases of measles in Dublin's north inner city in recent weeks Outbreak

13 cases of measles in Dublin's north inner city in recent weeks

Transmission has occurred in a number of hospitals and in households with “poor vaccine uptake”, the HSE said.

From TheJournal.ie Measles cases reach record high across Europe Outbreak

Measles cases reach record high across Europe

Over 41,000 children and adults in Europe have been infected with measles in the first six months of 2018.

From TheJournal.ie Ebola vaccines arrive in Congo as disease spreads Outbreak

Ebola vaccines arrive in Congo as disease spreads

The number of reported cases is 42, including two confirmed.

From TheJournal.ie Adults under 40 urged to get vaccinated against measles as 28 cases confirmed in mid-west Outbreak

Adults under 40 urged to get vaccinated against measles as 28 cases confirmed in mid-west

The majority of cases are in Limerick city.

From TheJournal.ie Forty cases of measles now confirmed across the country Outbreak

Forty cases of measles now confirmed across the country

Measles can lead to serious complications such as pneumonia and inflammation of the brain.

From TheJournal.ie Third vaccine dose may be needed to stop people getting mumps in their 30s Vaccinations

Third vaccine dose may be needed to stop people getting mumps in their 30s

There have been a number of mumps outbreaks among adults in the US recently, including on college campuses.

From TheJournal.ie School principal speaks of 'terrible tragedy' after young girl dies from suspected meningitis Navan

School principal speaks of 'terrible tragedy' after young girl dies from suspected meningitis

A second child was also said to be in a critical condition.

From TheJournal.ie 11 cases confirmed in measles outbreak across Limerick and Dublin MMR

11 cases confirmed in measles outbreak across Limerick and Dublin

The incident is being examined by the HSE’s measles outbreak control team.

From TheJournal.ie Scientist warn of global pandemics: 'We know that it is coming, but we have no way of stopping it' Outbreak

Scientist warn of global pandemics: 'We know that it is coming, but we have no way of stopping it'

At Davos, the World Health Organisation spoke about disease as a threat to humanity.

From TheJournal.ie Popularity on Facebook could be key to targeted flu vaccinations - study Social Cleansing

Popularity on Facebook could be key to targeted flu vaccinations - study

A new study has concluded that people who are central in their digital networks are also central in their real-life human networks.

From TheJournal.ie People with measles symptoms advised to isolate themselves as highly contagious disease spreads Public Health

People with measles symptoms advised to isolate themselves as highly contagious disease spreads

Symptoms can present as red eyes, a runny nose, a high temperature and a rash.

From TheJournal.ie Outbreak of measles in Dublin has now spread to Meath Health

Outbreak of measles in Dublin has now spread to Meath

There are now 7 confirmed cases of measles affecting Dublin and Meath, with most of these cases in Dublin City.

From TheJournal.ie People urged to get vaccinated as two measles cases confirmed in Dublin Outbreak

People urged to get vaccinated as two measles cases confirmed in Dublin

An alert has been issued to all emergency departments and GPs in Dublin, Kildare and Wicklow.

From TheJournal.ie New advice issued for Irish people travelling to Madagascar after plague outbreak Outbreak

New advice issued for Irish people travelling to Madagascar after plague outbreak

At least 54 people have been killed in the outbreak.

From TheJournal.ie People warned to cook meat fully after 50 fall ill in north Dublin salmonella outbreak Food Poisoning

People warned to cook meat fully after 50 fall ill in north Dublin salmonella outbreak

At least 16 cases of salmonella have been identified following the outbreak.

From TheJournal.ie More than 50 fall ill after north Dublin salmonella outbreak Outbreak

More than 50 fall ill after north Dublin salmonella outbreak

Five people have been admitted to hospital.

From TheJournal.ie Portmarnock restaurant closed and investigation launched into salmonella outbreak Dublin

Portmarnock restaurant closed and investigation launched into salmonella outbreak

An outbreak control team has been formed and the investigation is ongoing.

From TheJournal.ie After a year of fighting the virus, Brazil calls off Zika emergency Rio 2016

After a year of fighting the virus, Brazil calls off Zika emergency

In January to April this year, there had been 7,911 Zika cases, down 95% on the same period in 2016.

From TheJournal.ie Europe-wide measles warning as outbreaks of disease spread across a number of nations Warning

Europe-wide measles warning as outbreaks of disease spread across a number of nations

France, Germany, Italy, Romania, Poland, Switzerland and Ukraine are the most affected.

From TheJournal.ie Bird flu found in wild duck in Wexford Outbreak

Bird flu found in wild duck in Wexford

The H5N8 virus is highly pathogenic, and has been found across the UK and Europe in recent times.

From TheJournal.ie University of Limerick working with HSE after 'outbreak' of STIs on campus Gonorrhea

University of Limerick working with HSE after 'outbreak' of STIs on campus

There have been 14 cases in UL.

From TheJournal.ie Tallaght Hospital restricts visitors over outbreak of antibiotic-resistant infection Dublin

Tallaght Hospital restricts visitors over outbreak of antibiotic-resistant infection

The hospital said today that children are not permitted to visit any circumstance.

From TheJournal.ie Child dies in Scotland after E.coli outbreak linked to blue cheese Outbreak

Child dies in Scotland after E.coli outbreak linked to blue cheese

The strain also made 20 people ill.

From TheJournal.ie People urged to get vaccinated as latest case of measles confirmed in Cork Outbreak

People urged to get vaccinated as latest case of measles confirmed in Cork

There have now been 38 cases of measles confirmed in recent months.

From TheJournal.ie Zika health emergency declared across half of Peru Outbreak

Zika health emergency declared across half of Peru

102 people have been infected with the virus in Peru – including 34 pregnant women.

From TheJournal.ie Six infants diagnosed with measles as HSE investigates outbreak Control Teams

Six infants diagnosed with measles as HSE investigates outbreak

30 cases of measles are being investigated around the country.

From TheJournal.ie There have been further outbreaks of measles around the country It's Spreading

There have been further outbreaks of measles around the country

The cases of the illness are being seen in several different areas of the country.

From TheJournal.ie WHO: Zika virus likely to hit Europe this summer Risk Assessment

WHO: Zika virus likely to hit Europe this summer

WHO said there was a “low to moderate” risk of an outbreak in Europe during late spring and summer.

From TheJournal.ie Guinea's Ebola outbreak is declared officially over Virus

Guinea's Ebola outbreak is declared officially over

Forty-two days have passed since the last person with Ebola tested negative for the virus.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: A MERS outbreak has killed 14 in South Korea. What are the experts saying? Deadly Virus

Explainer: A MERS outbreak has killed 14 in South Korea. What are the experts saying?

It’s the largest outbreak of the deadly virus outside Saudi Arabia.

From TheJournal.ie The US has a (semi) official plan to deal with a zombie outbreak Zombies

The US has a (semi) official plan to deal with a zombie outbreak

It involves gallons of water and spare sheets.

From TheJournal.ie Safe and well: Defence Forces medics return home from Ebola-ravaged Sierra Leone Home Safe

Safe and well: Defence Forces medics return home from Ebola-ravaged Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone experienced a spike in new cases last week. A replacement Irish team has already been sent out.

From TheJournal.ie This school won't teach sex ed, now 20 of its students have chlamydia Safe Sex

This school won't teach sex ed, now 20 of its students have chlamydia

The high school handbook instructs the promotion of abstinence over any other behaviour.

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