Canadian authorities have announced the first case of H7N9 bird flu in North America in a woman who recently travelled to China.
Three more people were confirmed to be infected with H7N9 bird flu in three provinces, Chinese health authorities said on Saturday.
A girl in central China`s Hunan province was confirmed to have been infected with the H7N9 bird flu, the fourth case China reported Sunday.
China has reported its first death from the H7N9 bird flu virus in 2014 after a significant drop-off in fatalities following an outbreak last year.
A 73-year-old Chinese woman has died of a type of bird flu new in humans, health officials say, but experts believe the risk of it spreading between people is low.
Hong Kong today confirmed its first human case of the deadly H7N9 bird flu, according to a report, in the latest sign of the virus spreading beyond mainland China.
Badminton has become an indirect victim of bird flu that has been affecting China.
China`s deadly outbreak of H7N9 bird flu has spread to the central province of Hunan, local health authorities said on Sunday, the third announcement in three days of a case in a new location.
China`s deadly outbreak of H7N9 bird flu has spread to the central province of Hunan, local health authorities said Saturday, the third announcement in three days of a case in a new location.
Experts from the UN`s health agency are examining whether the H7N9 bird flu virus is spreading among humans, after a cluster of cases among relatives, but downplayed fears of a pandemic Friday.
The number of confirmed infections in humans of the H7N9 bird flu in China rose to 51 as two new cases were reported from the Henan province Sunday
Taiwan declared a high alert against H7N9 bird flu after China reported increasing number of cases amid a travel rush from the mainland during the Tomb-sweeping Day holiday.
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