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Scientists Find Mild Cases Of MERS Among Patients' Families

Reuters | Posted 10.28.2014 | Healthy Living

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Fewer than half of Saudi Arabian patients in a study passed the Middle East Respirato...

Mild Cases Of MERS May Go Undetected

Reuters | Posted 07.16.2014 | Healthy Living

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO, May 16 (Reuters) - Scientists leading the fight against Middle East Respiratory Syndrome say the next cr...

Hospital Workers Test Negative For MERS

Reuters | Posted 07.14.2014 | Healthy Living

(Adds details on patient status, airport advisories) By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, May 14 (Reuters) - Two U.S. hospital wor...

2 Florida Health Workers Showing Symptoms After Exposure To MERS Patient

Reuters | Posted 07.13.2014 | Healthy Living

By Julie Steenhuysen and Barbara Liston May 13 (Reuters) - Two health workers at a Florida hospital exposed to a patient with Middle ...

5 More Deaths From MERS In Saudi Arabia

AP | Posted 07.13.2014 | Healthy Living

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi health authorities reported another five deaths Tuesday from a potentially fatal Middle Eastern respiratory virus ...

Another 10 Cases Of MERS Found In Saudi Arabia

Reuters | Posted 07.09.2014 | Healthy Living

DOHA, May 9 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia said on Friday it had identified 10 new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), pushing the total num...

Saudi Arabia Reports 5 More Deaths From MERS

AP | ADAM SCHRECK | Posted 05.08.2014 | Healthy Living

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Five more people have died in Saudi Arabia after contracting an often fatal Middle East respiratory virus as the ...

Another 18 MERS Cases Identified In Saudi Arabia

Reuters | Posted 07.08.2014 | Healthy Living

RIYADH, May 8 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has identified 18 new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), it said late on Wednesday, pushing th...

No Other MERS Cases Reported In The U.S.

AP | Posted 05.05.2014 | Healthy Living

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — State health officials say no other cases of a mysterious virus that has sickened hundreds in the Middle East and has hospitaliz...

1 More Death From MERS Virus In Saudi Arabia

AP | Posted 05.05.2014 | Healthy Living

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's health ministry says one more patient who contracted the potentially fatal Middle East virus related to S...

Joshua Hersh

Don't Panic About MERS Yet, Health Experts Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 05.01.2014 | Healthy Living

ISTANBUL -- Cases of a deadly virus with no known cure have spiked in the Middle East over the past few weeks, but doctors and public health experts s...

6 New MERS Cases In Saudi Arabia And UAE

Reuters | Posted 03.02.2014 | Healthy Living

LONDON, Dec 31 (Reuters) - Another five people in Saudi Arabia and one in the United Arab Emirates have become infected with the potentially deadly ...

New MERS Cases In Saudi Arabia Bring Global Total To 102

Reuters | Posted 10.28.2013 | Healthy Living

GENEVA, Aug 28 (Reuters) - Eight more people in Saudi Arabia have contracted the MERS coronavirus, bringing the number of confirmed infections world...

Another Death From Mysterious MERS Virus

AP | Posted 10.26.2013 | Healthy Living

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -- Saudi Arabia says one more man has died from a new respiratory virus related to SARS, bringing to 40 the number of deadly case...