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Bird flu worries spread in Europe – CNN


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Bird flu worries spread in Europe
CNN
(CNN) — Europeans are worried about a possible continent-wide bird flu epidemic after a wild duck tested positive for the H5N8 virus in northeast Germany, authorities said. The virus was first discovered earlier this month in domesticated birds at a
Germany Reports 2nd Case of Bird FluScientific American
New bird flu case in GermanyMedical Xpress

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Posted on 24 November 2014 | 2:10 am

Denmark closely eyeing German bird flu case – The Local Denmark


The Local Denmark

Denmark closely eyeing German bird flu case
The Local Denmark
After a worrying new strain of bird flu was found in northern Germany not far from Denmark, Danish officials say they are watching the situation closely but have not raised national threat levels. Second Danish death attributed to MRSA (15 Nov 14

Posted on 23 November 2014 | 4:26 pm

‘Millions of Thanksgiving Turkeys Recalled Due to Avian Flu’ Fake News Story … – International Business Times UK


International Business Times UK

'Millions of Thanksgiving Turkeys Recalled Due to Avian Flu' Fake News Story
International Business Times UK
A fake story claiming that millions of turkeys were recalled due to avian flu has created ripples in the online community. The story was posted on National Report, a satirical website well known for publishing fake stories with sensational headlines
Thanksgiving Turkey Recall Hoax: Millions of Turkeys Recalled Over Avian The Epoch Times

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Posted on 23 November 2014 | 9:08 am

Germany reports second case of bird flu: H5N8 found in wild bird – Reuters


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Germany reports second case of bird flu: H5N8 found in wild bird
Reuters
BERLIN (Reuters) – German authorities on Saturday confirmed a second case of the H5N8 strain of bird flu in the eastern state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, with the virus found in a wild bird. The strain is highly contagious among birds but has never been …
Bird flu sees Swiss ban UK, Dutch poultrySBS
New Bird Flu Cluster Identified in NetherlandsABC News
Picture power: Bird fluBBC News
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Posted on 22 November 2014 | 5:31 pm

Dutch to destroy 8000 ducks to prevent bird flu outbreak – Reuters


Dutch to destroy 8000 ducks to prevent bird flu outbreak
Reuters
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch health authorities on Saturday were destroying 8,000 ducks to prevent the possible spread of bird flu, which has infected three farms in a week in the Netherlands, a leading poultry and egg exporter. A government statement …

Posted on 22 November 2014 | 10:26 am

Animal movements allowed in East Yorkshire bird flu zone – BBC News


BBC News

Animal movements allowed in East Yorkshire bird flu zone
BBC News
Farmers in a restricted zone around an East Yorkshire farm hit by bird flu will be allowed to move their animals. Transportation of livestock and eggs was banned following the outbreak at Nafferton on Monday. The Department for Environment, Food and
Wild bird warning as East Yorkshire avian flu investigation continuesYorkshire Post
Livestock and egg movements now allowed from bird flu zonesFarmersWeekly
Biosecurity Guidance Following Bird Flu OutbreakThePoultrySite.com

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Posted on 21 November 2014 | 1:26 pm

Bird flu outbreak hits second Dutch farm, exports to remain frozen – Reuters


Reuters

Bird flu outbreak hits second Dutch farm, exports to remain frozen
Reuters
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A second Dutch farm was hit by an outbreak of bird flu, the government said on Thursday, prompting the destruction of 43,000 chickens and prolonging restrictions on trade in the world's leading egg-exporting country. A three-day …

Posted on 20 November 2014 | 3:01 pm

Germany says no signs of bird flu outside quarantine farm – Reuters


Germany says no signs of bird flu outside quarantine farm
Reuters
HAMBURG (Reuters) – No signs of bird flu have been found anywhere else in the region around the farm in east Germany where it was discovered on Nov. 4, but the source of the infection there is still unknown, German authorities said on Thursday.

Posted on 20 November 2014 | 2:15 pm

Bird Flu Returns: What Past Outbreaks Can Teach Us – TIME


TIME

Bird Flu Returns: What Past Outbreaks Can Teach Us
TIME
BRITAIN-HEALTH-BIRD-FLU A man wearing a face mask walks through a duck breeding farm where a case of bird flu has been identified in Nafferton, in Yorkshire, England, on Nov. 17, 2014. Oli Scarff—AFP / Getty Images …
Bird flu strain on UK farm identified as H5N8BBC News
WHO braces for bird flu spread in EuropeSky News Australia
Dutch Authorities Identify Highly Contagious Bird Flu StrainHuffington Post
Telegraph.co.uk -The Guardian
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Posted on 17 November 2014 | 6:38 pm

Avian Flu Detected in the Netherlands and Britain – New York Times


New York Times

Avian Flu Detected in the Netherlands and Britain
New York Times
LONDON — Health officials moved to combat outbreaks of bird flu at poultry farms in Britain and the Netherlands on Monday, culling thousands of chickens and ducks to avert the spread of infection. On Sunday, the Dutch authorities blocked the
How to spot avian influenza (bird flu), what to do if you suspect it and Bridlington Today
Driffield based vet gives his view on bird flu outbreakScarborough Today
British farm hit by bird flu outbreakExpress.co.uk
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Posted on 17 November 2014 | 10:29 am

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Bird flu worries spread in Europe

Europeans are worried about a possible continent-wide bird flu epidemic after a wild duck tested positive for the H5N8 virus in northeast Germany, authorities said.

Posted on 24 November 2014 | 8:50 am

Bird flu fear spreads in Europe

Europeans are worried about a possible continent-wide bird flu epidemic after a wild duck tested positive for the H5N8 virus in northeast Germany, authorities said.

Posted on 24 November 2014 | 3:32 am

Germany Reports 2nd Case of Bird Flu

German authorities on Saturday confirmed a second case of the H5N8 strain of bird flu in the eastern state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, with the virus found in a wild bird — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

Posted on 23 November 2014 | 7:00 pm

New bird flu case observed in wild goose in northern Germany

A worrying new strain of bird flu has been observed for the first time in a wild bird in northern Germany, the agriculture ministry said on Saturday (Nov 22).

Posted on 22 November 2014 | 10:34 pm

New bird flu case in Germany

A worrying new strain of bird flu has been observed for the first time in a wild bird in northern Germany, the agriculture ministry said Saturday.

Posted on 22 November 2014 | 9:31 pm

Germany reports second case of bird flu: H5N8 found in wild bird

BERLIN (Reuters) – German authorities on Saturday confirmed a second case of the H5N8 strain of bird flu in the eastern state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, with the virus found in a wild bird. The strain is highly contagious among birds but has never been detected in humans. "For the first time, the H5N8 virus has been confirmed in a wild bird in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern," Agriculture Minister …

Posted on 22 November 2014 | 5:27 pm

Bird flu hits third poultry farm in Netherlands

The Hague, Nov 22 (IANS) An outbreak of bird flu was detected at a third Dutch poultry farm, the country's ministry of economic affairs announced Friday.

Posted on 21 November 2014 | 9:16 pm

Bird flu found on third Dutch farm

Latest outbreak was found on a small farm in Kamperveen

Posted on 21 November 2014 | 12:57 pm

Bird flu concerns hit Europe as cases found in poultry

- Bird flu, known as avian influenza, is an infectious viral disease of birds that infects wild water fowl such as ducks, swans and geese and can spread to domestic poultry.

Posted on 20 November 2014 | 2:15 pm

Bird flu: What threat to humans?

What risk, if any, does this pose to people?

Posted on 17 November 2014 | 12:26 pm