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China Detains Man For Spreading 'Panic' WIth Bird Flu Rumors

Reuters | Posted 04.14.2014 | Healthy Living

BEIJING, Feb 12 (Reuters) - Police in central China have detained a man who spread "panic" with a graphic rumour about the arrival of bird flu in hi...

Bird Flu Spikes In China Ahead Of Lunar New Year

AP | MARGIE MASON | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living

A spate of bird flu cases since the beginning of the year in China has experts watching closely as millions of people and poultry are on the move ahea...

Could New China Bird Flu Cases Signal A Winter Epidemic?

Reuters | Posted 12.24.2013 | Healthy Living

* Human cases of new bird flu strain dwindled during summer * Experts were on alert for fresh outbreak in flu season * N...

Scary New 'Hybrid' Bird Flu Created In Lab

natureheader | Posted 05.06.2013 | Science

By Ed Yong As the world is transfixed by a new H7N9 bird flu virus spreading through China, a study reminds us that a different avian influenza — H...

More Bird Flu Deaths In China

Reuters | Posted 06.16.2013 | Healthy Living

BEIJING, April 17 (Reuters) - Two more people in China have died from a new strain of avian influenza, bringing to 16 the number of deaths from the ...

Beijing Reports First Suspected Case Of New Bird Flu Strain

Reuters | Posted 06.12.2013 | World

BEIJING, April 13 (Reuters) - Chinese capital Beijing reported on Saturday its first suspected case of a new strain of bird flu, state news agency X...

Bird Flu Found In 5 Other Sites In China

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2013 | Healthy Living

PARIS, April 10 (Reuters) - China found new cases of bird flu in five live bird markets in the eastern part of the country, a report posted on the w...

4-Year-Old Recovers From H7N9 Flu That Has Killed 9

AP | Posted 06.10.2013 | Healthy Living

BEIJING — A 4-year-old boy has recovered from a new strain of bird flu that has killed nine people in China, a doctor said Wednesday, as the cou...

China Bird Flu Death Toll Reaches 9

Reuters | Posted 06.09.2013 | World

* WHO studying two suspected family clusters of infection * China media reports vaccine possible within months * Consume...

Deadly Outbreak Vindicates Controversial Research

Reuters | Posted 06.04.2013 | Science

By Kate Kelland, Health and Science Correspondent LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists in the Dutch city of Rotterdam know precisely what it t...

Sneaky Flu Strain Worries Scientists

AP | GILLIAN WONG and MALCOLM RITTER | Posted 06.03.2013 | Science

BEIJING — In a worrisome sign, a bird flu in China appears to have mutated so that it can spread to other animals, raising the potential for a b...

2 New Cases Of Bird Flu, Including One Death, Discovered In China

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2013 | Healthy Living

By Ben Blanchard and Kate Kelland BEIJING/LONDON, April 3 (Reuters) - China has found two more cases of a new strain o...

New Bird Flu Virus Sickens 4 More In China

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 06.02.2013 | Healthy Living

BEIJING — China reported Tuesday that four more people in one province have been seriously sickened by a bird flu virus new to humans, as cities...