Cairo, Nov 4 (Prensa Latina) The Egyptian government denied reports of alleged cholera outbreaks in various parts of the country, amid a Middle East alert for the disease, which affects Lebanon, Yemen and Syria.
Tokyo, Oct 28 (Prensa Latina) Japanese farmers in Okayama and Hokkaido prefectures expressed concern over the recent death of several of their chickens due to an outbreak of highly pathogenic avian flu, local sources reported.
Beirut, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is expanding Lebanon's response to access drinking water in order to contain a new cholera outbreak in the country since 1993.
Kampala, Oct 6 (Prensa Latina) An outbreak of Ebola in Uganda, which has spread to four regions, has left 29 dead so far, including four health workers, World Health Organization sources reported on Thursday.
Kampala, oct 3 (Prensa Latina) The medical discharge of two of the 38 patients infected with Ebola in Uganda indicates that the action of the health authorities is bearing fruit despite the number of confirmed cases, 38.
Nairobi, Sep 30 (Prensa Latina) Health officials in Kakamega County, western Kenya, are probing a suspected case of Ebola. The patient had recently travelled to eastern Uganda to visit relatives, officials said.
Kampala, Sep 27 (Prensa Latina) A week after its detection, the Ebola outbreak in Uganda appeared in new territories, health authorities reported, according to which the deaths due to the disease totaled 23.