Tag archive for ‘plague outbreak’
By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, June 28th, 2016

New ‘Inferno’ trailer has Tom Hanks stopping the plague without his memory

Another Dan Brown novel will be adapted for the big screen as Ron Howard and Tom Hanks team up again to bring fans Inferno and the latest trailer dives deeper into the plot and storyline. Hanks returns as symbologist More...

By Robert On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013
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Plague deaths in Madagascar up to 42 since September: UN

The number of plague cases and deaths are up to 84 and 42, respectively, in four of the country’s 112 districts since September according to the Madagascar Health Ministry. Madagascar map Image/Addicted04 More...

By Robert On Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Madagascar plague update: ‘pneumonic plague’ also reported

In a follow-up to Tuesdays report about the bubonic plague outbreak in northern Madagascar, health officials on the island country have told the BBC that at least two of the cases are the more serious pneumonic More...

By Robert On Monday, November 19th, 2012

Plague outbreak kills six in Madagascar

An outbreak of the dangerous bacterial disease on the Big Island marks the beginning of plague season on the island nation in the Indian Ocean. Madagascar map Image/Addicted04 via Wikimedia commons The epidemiology More...

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