Health Ministry issues advisory in wake of Nipah outbreak
Thursday, 24 May 2018 Union Health Ministry tonight issued an advisory for general public and healthcare personnel mentioning the preventive measures along with information on spreading the disease and symptoms of Nipah virus infection. The ministry advised the general public to avoid consuming raw date palm sap or toddy, half-eaten fruits from the ground and refrain from entering into abandoned wells and eat only washed fruits.
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh), May 25 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Health Ministry issued advisory over Nipah Virus after eight dead bats were found in a school in Nahan district on Thursday. The news triggered panic in the state, after which officials collected samples for investigation. State Health...
Business Insider reports at least 17 of the 18 patients infected in an outbreak of the Nipah virus in India. According to the World Health Organization, Nipah is a deadly virus that can be transmitted..
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