Posts Tagged Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

Asymptomatic transmission of 2019-nCoV, other coronaviruses, unusual occurrence — WHO

Maris Federez   •   February 3, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The possibility of asymptomatic transmission of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) is rather slim. The World Health Organization (WHO) said that during previous outbreaks due to other...

Wuhan virus revives post-SARS worries in Singapore

UNTV News   •   January 23, 2020

By Tom Benner Singapore – After a mysterious virus originating from China was brought to Singapore by an unassuming traveler from Hong Kong in 2003, the island-nation and its ethnic...

China confirms 3rd death due to viral pneumonia

UNTV News   •   January 20, 2020

Beijing – A third person was confirmed dead Monday in China following new viral pneumonia similar to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) which over the weekend saw 136 new cases,...

Thailand’s first MERS case declared free of deadly virus

admin   •   June 29, 2015

An Omani man who became Thailand’s first case of Middle East Respiratory Sydnrome (MERS) has been declared free of the deadly virus, Thailand’s health ministry said on Monday. The 75-year-old...

Ebola-carrying bats may be heroes as well as villains

admin   •   November 3, 2014

(Reuters) – Bats are living up to their frightening reputation in the world’s worst Ebola outbreak as prime suspects for spreading the deadly virus to humans, but scientists believe they...

Saudi Arabia takes heat for spread of MERS virus

admin   •   May 22, 2014

(Reuters) – In a north London laboratory on a Saturday in September 2012, an email arrived from a team of virologists in the Netherlands that spooked even some of the...

4 Panibagong Kaso ng SARS-Like Virus sa Saudi Arabia st Qatar, Kinumpirma ng WHO

admin   •   November 26, 2012

ESTADOS UNIDOS — Kinumpirma ng World Health Organization (WHO) ang apat na panibagong kaso ng SARS-like virus na tinatawag na Coronavirus sa bansang Saudi Arabia at Qatar. Sa ulat ng WHO,...

Bagong uri ng sakit na tulad ng SARS, mahigpit na binabantayan ng NAIA at Bureau of Quarantine

admin   •   September 26, 2012

MANILA, Philippines — Nag-issue ng advisory ang World Health Organization sa lahat ng mga naninirahan sa Saudi Arabia at Qatar na gumawa ng ilang hakbang upang makaiwas hinggil sa bagong sakit...


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