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Antibacterial hand soaps containing a chemical flagged as potentially dangerous are not much better at killing germs than regular suds, researchers said Wednesday.
2015/9/18
The dengue fever epidemic in Taiwan has now climbed to over 7,000 cases, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
2015/9/14
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Sunday that the outbreak of the dengue fever in Tainan, southern Taiwan could turn around at the end of this month.
2015/9/7
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The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) urged the public Sunday to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes when traveling to Southeast Asian countries, as outbreaks of dengue fever, a mosquito-borne disease, are also serious there.
2015/9/7
Vaccination rate too low to prevent rabies outbreak
Government data shows that Taiwan's rabies vaccination coverage has dropped below 70 percent of the dog and cat population – the rate recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) for outbreak prevention.
2015/9/5
Dengue fever cases are surging in Southern Taiwan as the number of people infected reached a record high of 4,667, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC, 疾管局).
2015/9/5
Tainan City said Thursday it will introduce 5,000 paper-based dengue NS1 antigen test kits for early diagnosis of dengue fever, which has raged the southern Taiwan city with 2,381 confirmed cases so far this year.
2015/8/28
The Tainan City Government reported more than 2,000 dengue fever cases in the southern Taiwan city on Wednesday.
2015/8/27
Sierra Leone's last known Ebola patient was released from hospital Monday, raising hopes the west African nation may finally have beaten the devastating epidemic.
2015/8/26
Tainan Mayor William Lai (賴清德) on Saturday led public health and environmental officials on a visit to residential and market areas, advising people on ways of preventing further spread of dengue fever in the city which has recorded 1,552 cases so far this year.
2015/8/23
  
  
  
  
  
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