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Samoa in Christmas lockdown as measles deaths top 50

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WELLINGTON/SYDNEY (HeadlineNews) – The small Pacific island nation of Samoa has closed schools and is restricting travel ahead of the Christmas holiday season as the
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China’s Inner Mongolia reports fresh bubonic plague case

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BEIJING (HeadlineNews) – China’s Inner Mongolia reported a fresh, confirmed case of bubonic plague on Sunday, despite an earlier declaration by the country’s health officials
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Samoa declares state of emergency as measles spreads across Pacific

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MELBOURNE (HeadlineNews) – Samoa declared a state of emergency this weekend, closing all schools and cracking down on public gatherings, after several deaths linked to
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IOM suspends some Ebola screening after three aid workers killed in South Sudan

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JUBA (HeadlineNews) – The U.N. migration agency has suspended some screening services for Ebola after three of its aid workers were killed in South Sudan,
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HIV-positive British living in Spain could lose healthcare post-Brexit

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(HeadlineNews Health) – British citizens with HIV who live in Spain could face serious healthcare challenges in the event of a no-deal Brexit, potentially risking
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WHO says no new Ebola cases in Goma, vaccinates over 1,300

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FILE PHOTO: A young woman reacts as a health worker injects her with the Ebola vaccine, in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, August 5, 2019.
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Bulgaria to compensate owners who cull pigs to help stamp out swine fever

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FILE PHOTO: A pig rests at a farm near the village of Belotincy, 140 km (90 miles) from the capital Sofia, April 28, 2009. REUTERS/Oleg

Second Ebola case detected in eastern Congo’s main city

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FILE PHOTO: A man washes his hands after Ebola screening upon entering the General Hospital in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, July 15, 2019. REUTERS/Olivia

WHO says it could use more U.S. help on the ground in Ebola fight

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GENEVA (HeadlineNews) – The United States could bolster the battle against the Ebola virus in Democratic Republic of Congo by allowing more of its experts

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