Aug 04, 2015
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's president has decided to replace her health minister, officials said Tuesday, in the wake of criticism over the government's handling of the MERS virus outbreak that killed 36 people and infected nearly 200 others. Last week, South Korea announced that it was virtually free of Middle East respiratory syndrome, which had rattled the country since an outbreak...Proceed to the page: http://linkis.com/lPEDo
No travel bans are needed to contain a South Korean outbreak of the deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, the World Health Organization said Wednesday. The organization's Emergency Committee said the outbreak is generally under control thanks largely to government efforts to trace potential...
Asia East Asia - SEOUL (AFP) - South Korea's Health Minister apologised on Sunday for failing to halt an outbreak of the Middle East respiratory syndrome (Mers) virus, vowing "utmost efforts" to curb the disease's spread as the number of infected rose to 15. Read more at straitstimes.com.
More than 680 people in South Korea are isolated after having contact with patients infected with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), a virus that has killed hundreds of people in the Middle East, health officials said Monday.
Seoul’s normally thronged streets are half empty of people and traffic. South Koreans are alarmed: Middle East respiratory syndrome has spread further and faster than anywhere except Saudi Arabia, its presumed source. Yesterday the death toll rose to seven and the number of people ill with MERS...
South Korea says 23 people have died and more than 6,700 are isolated at homes and medical facilities as officials continue their efforts to put the MERS outbreak under control. Seoul's Health Ministry said Thursday that more than 160 have been diagnosed with Middle East respiratory...
State health officials aren't saying that cellphones pose health risks, but "the science is evolving"
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For the first time ever, the California Department of Public Health is releasing guidelines about harmful cell phone radiation and how you can avoid it.
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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe must have a say with regard to a $3.8 billion oil pipeline that could disturb sacred sites and impact drinking water for 8,000
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