Ebola Mauritius

Après un Voyage en Guinée: Atteint de Malaria, Il Déclenche une Alerte au Virus Ebola

Ouf de soulagement. Le patient qui manifestait des symptômes semblables à ceux du virus Ebola souffre, en fait, de la malaria.

18 Sep 2014, business.mega.mu

Obama: U.S. Ready to Take the Lead in Ebola Fight

After an in-person briefing from the staff at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, President Barack Obama on Tuesday announced a "major increase" in the U.S. response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

17 Sep 2014, business.mega.mu

Ebola Outbreak Is a ‘Serious Threat’ to Liberia’s Existence, Says Minister

The epidemic reveals the nation's "persistent and profound institutional weaknesses"

10 Sep 2014, business.mega.mu

Ebola - Six Mauriciens Rentrés de la Sierra Leone : Suivi Rigoureux Assuré par une Equipe Médicale

Les six Mauriciens, qui travaillaient à la Sierra Leone, pays touché par le virus d’Ebola, et qui sont rentrés au pays lundi, sont suivis quotidiennement par un effectif du personnel soignant.

08 Sep 2014, business.mega.mu

Many in West Africa May Be Immune to Ebola Virus

Although few medical experts realize it, part of the population in West Africa is immune to the Ebola virus, according to virologists who specialize in the disease.

07 Sep 2014, business.mega.mu

Two Vaccines to Protect Against Ebola Could Be Available Within Weeks

Two potential vaccines against the deadly Ebola virus ravaging West Africa could be available as soon as November and would first be given to health care workers most at risk of exposure to the disease there, the World Health Organization announced on Friday.

06 Sep 2014, business.mega.mu

Seven Reasons Why This Ebola Epidemic Spun Out of Control

If you'd asked public-health experts a year ago whether an Ebola outbreak could turn into an epidemic spread across borders, they probably would have confidently told you that there was no way: the virus isn't transmitted very easily, and people usually get so sick and die so quickly, it has little opportunity to infect a new host.

05 Sep 2014, business.mega.mu

U.N. Says $600 Million Needed to Tackle Ebola as Deaths Top 1,900

The United Nations said $600 million in supplies would be needed to fight West Africa's Ebola outbreak, as the death toll from the worst ever epidemic of the virus topped 1,900 and Guinea warned it had penetrated a new part of the country.

04 Sep 2014, business.mega.mu

Ebola: Mesures Préventives Avec l’Arrivée de Six Mauriciens d’Afrique de l’Ouest

«Au niveau minister de lasante nou pe fer seki bizin fer pou nou rassure nou ki sa bann travayer ki pe rentre la zot saine et sauf», a déclaré Lormus Bhundoo.

01 Sep 2014, business.mega.mu

Ebola Virus Crisis Worsens for Lack of Global Help

Nations With Resources Have Offered Only a Trickle of Aid

30 Aug 2014, business.mega.mu

Ebola: Fruits, Plantes et Animaux Interdits d’Importation

Plantes, fruits et animaux ainsi que d’autres produits sont désormais interdits d’importation de l’Afrique de l’Ouest.

28 Aug 2014, business.mega.mu

Ebola Outbreak: 'It's Even Worse Than I'd Feared'

"It's even worse than I'd feared," Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Wednesday of the Ebola outbreak rampaging through West Africa. "Every day this outbreak goes on, it increases the risk for another export to another country.

28 Aug 2014, business.mega.mu

British National in Sierra Leone Tests Positive for Ebola Virus

A British citizen who lives in the West African nation of Sierra Leone has tested positive for the Ebola virus, according to Britain’s Department of Health.

26 Aug 2014, business.mega.mu

DR Congo Confirms Ebola Cases as Deadly Virus Goes Beyond West Africa

The Democratic Republic of Congo is reporting new Ebola cases in a northern town, sparking fears that the deadly virus is expanding far beyond West Africa.

25 Aug 2014, business.mega.mu

Borders Closing Over Ebola Fears

The West African country of Senegal has closed its borders with Guinea over fears that the Ebola outbreak could spread, according to the Senegalese Interior Ministry. The closure includes any aircraft and ships traveling to Senegal from Guinea, Sierra Leone or Liberia.

24 Aug 2014, business.mega.mu

How Some People Are Surviving the Deadliest Ebola Outbreak in History

Two Americans who contracted Ebola in Liberia have been declared virus-free

22 Aug 2014, business.mega.mu

Nigeria Struggles to Contain Ebola

LAGOS, Nigeria — Africa's most populous country is scrambling to avoid the fate of nearby nations that have failed to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.

20 Aug 2014, business.mega.mu

Ebola Crisis: Liberia Confirms West Point Patients Missing

Seventeen suspected Ebola patients are "missing" in Liberia after a health centre in the capital was attacked, the government says.

19 Aug 2014, business.mega.mu

Liberia: Ebola Fears Rise as Clinic is Looted

Liberian officials fear Ebola could soon spread through the capital’s largest slum after residents raided a quarantine center for suspected patients and took items including bloody sheets and mattresses.

18 Aug 2014, business.mega.mu

Health Officials Try to Quell Fear of Ebola Spreading by Air Travel

The World Health Organization on Thursday swiftly sought to quell fears that international air travel could become a conduit for spreading the deadly Ebola virus from Africa around the globe, emphasizing that such a risk was low.

15 Aug 2014, business.mega.mu