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Salmonella bugs could prevent food poisoning


April 13th, 2012 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 13 (IANS) The discovery of a "hypervirulent" Salmonella strain could help potentially prevent food poisoning outbreaks, a study reveals.Previous efforts to find hypervirulent strains were unsuccessful since bugs ... Read more...

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Dengue toll rises to 17 in Orissa (Lead)


August 19th, 2011 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 18 (IANS) Two more people died of dengue in private hospitals in Orissa Thursday, taking the toll in the outbreak of the infectious disease to 17 this month, ... Read more...

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Dengue toll rises to 16 in Orissa


August 18th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 18 (IANS) One more person died of dengue at a private hospital here Thursday, taking the death toll in the outbreak of the infectious disease in Orissa to ... Read more...

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Cholera cases rise in Orissa’s tribal heartland


September 16th, 2010 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 15 (IANS) Cholera and other water-borne diseases that have claimed 39 lives since August have infected 355 more people in Orissa's Rayagada district, an official said Wednesday. According to the latest ... Read more...

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Central help sought as Orissa’s cholera epidemic worsens


September 14th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 14 (IANS) With cholera and other water-borne diseases rapidly spreading in Orissa's Rayagada tribal heartland and claiming some 39 lives, the state unit of the opposition Congress Tuesday sought the ... Read more...

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Cholera spreads to more Orissa villages


September 14th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 14 (IANS) Cholera and other water borne diseases, which have claimed 39 lives since August, have infected 124 more people in Orissa's Rayagada district in the last two days, and ... Read more...

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Three more swine flu deaths in Orissa, toll 22


September 4th, 2010 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 3 (IANS) Three more people, including two children, died of swine flu in Orissa Friday, taking the total deaths due to the H1N1 influenza in the state to 22 in ... Read more...

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Chinese national down with swine flu in Orissa


September 1st, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 1 (IANS) A Chinese national is among five more people infected with swine flu in Orissa, taking the total number of victims in the state in the last two months ... Read more...

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Two die of swine flu in Orissa, toll 19


August 30th, 2010 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 30 (IANS) Two women died of swine flu in Orissa, taking the total number of deaths due to the influenza to 19 in the state since July, an official said ... Read more...

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Four more swine flu deaths in Orissa, toll 14


August 24th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 24 (IANS) Orissa Tuesday confirmed four more deaths due to swine flu, taking the total deaths due to the H1N1 virus in the state since July to 14. "All the four ... Read more...

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Seven suspected swine flu cases in Orissa


August 13th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 13 (IANS) Seven suspected swine flu cases have been reported in Orissa in the past two days, an official said Thursday. Bikash Patnaik, medical officer at state health control room, told ... Read more...

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