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By Robert Herriman On Thursday, June 26th, 2014
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MERS virus update: Four new cases in Saudi Arabia, details on the 113 retrospective cases

The World Health Organization (WHO) released two new Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) updates today; one concerning new cases reported in the Saudi Kingdom and one that details the 113 retrospective More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, June 12th, 2014
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Saudi Arabia advises certain groups postpone Hajj and Umrah pilgrimages due to MERS outbreak

In response to international outbreaks of disease like the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health recommends that the following groups postpone the More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, February 2nd, 2014
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Saudi Arabia reports new MERS coronavirus case in Riyadh citizen

The Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health (MOH) has reported a new case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in a citizen of Riyadh, according to a Saudi MOH press release today (computer translated). Image/Maureen More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, November 26th, 2013
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MERS Coronavirus global total reaches 160 with three new cases confirmed in Saudi Arabia

The Saudi Arabia Health Ministry has informed the World Health Organization (WHO) of three additional laboratory-confirmed cases of infection with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), according More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, October 24th, 2013
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Global MERS coronavirus outbreak up to 144 as Saudi Arabia reports five new cases

The Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health has notified the World Health Organization (WHO) of five additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection from Riyadh and Medinah, according More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, October 14th, 2013
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Saudi Arabia reports two more MERS deaths, brings global total for fatalities to 60

The World Health Organization (WHO) reported today in a Global Alert and Response (GAR) of two additional laboratory confirmed cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in Saudi Arabia with More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, October 3rd, 2013
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Saudi Arabia health officials advise Hajj pilgrims to wear mask, elderly to postpone pilgrimage because of MERS

The Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health came out with some advice for pilgrims of the upcoming Hajj later this month in light of the situation in the country with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, September 30th, 2013
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Saudi Arabia MERS coronavirus case count now at 114

The number of people reported from Saudi Arabia confirmed positive for the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) has reached 114 cases after the Saudi Health Ministry (MOH) announced six additional More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, September 12th, 2013
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Saudi Arabia reports more MERS coronavirus cases and deaths

The Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health (MOH) reported recently of several more Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) cases and fatalities, according to recent, sequential media statements. Image/W123 More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, September 1st, 2013
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MERS global case count increases to 108 with four new cases from Saudi Arabia

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced being informed of four additional confirmed cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) from Saudi Arabia on Friday. According to the WHO Global More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, August 25th, 2013
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MERS coronavirus cases top 100 globally

The global Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) outbreak has topped 100 cases this week as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) put the total count at 103 as of Friday. Image/CIA The More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, July 27th, 2013
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Saudi Arabia report another MERS death, OIE says there is no evidence that people have become infected through contact with animals

The Saudi Arabian Health Ministry announced another fatality related to infection with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection, according to a health ministry release Thursday. Middle More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, July 21st, 2013
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WHO reports 89th and 90th MERS coronavirus cases in Saudi Arabia

The World Health Organization has been informed of two additional laboratory-confirmed cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection in Saudi Arabia. Image/W123 at Wikimedia Commons The More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, July 18th, 2013
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Six additional MERS cases reported from UAE and Saudi Arabia

The World Health Organization (WHO) has been notified of an additional six confirmed cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), four from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and two from Saudi More...

By Robert Herriman On Friday, July 5th, 2013
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MERS coronavirus: Two more cases reported in Saudi Arabia, study says virus does not yet have pandemic potential

The Ministry of Health (MoH) in Saudi Arabia has announced two additional laboratory-confirmed cases and two deaths in previously confirmed cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection More...

By Robert Herriman On Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013
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Saudi Arabia confirms two additional MERS deaths

The country that accounts for eight out of 10 global cases of  Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) has reported two additional deaths, according to a Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health (MOH) news More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, June 24th, 2013
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Global MERS outbreak reaches 70 cases as Saudi Arabia reports two more cases

The global count in the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) outbreak has reached 70 laboratory confirmed cases after the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health notified the World Health Organization More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, June 23rd, 2013
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Saudi Arabia reports four more cases of MERS coronavirus, three in health workers who cared for infected patients

The Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health reported four additional cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) on Saturday, according to a World Health Organization (WHO) update. Middle East Respiratory More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, June 16th, 2013
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CDC advises pilgrims to Hajj and Umrah on how to protect against MERS coronavirus and other injuries and illness

With the upcoming Muslim pilgrimages of Hajj and Umrah approaching fast and the infectious disease and injury risks that are associated with such mass gatherings, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, June 15th, 2013
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Saudi Arabia reports three more MERS coronavirus cases, brings Saudi total to 46, global total to 61

The Saudi Arabia Ministry of Health has reported three more laboratory-confirmed Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) cases, in addition to the three reported June 14, bringing the global total More...


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